List of Operators News Articles

Nokia Networks Wins Indian Upgrade Contract
Nokia Networks says that it has won a contract from India's Tata DoCoMo to carry out some level of network upgrades. more

Bouygues Telecom Offer 4G Services in the Channel Tunnel
From 12 December, Bouygues Telecom will be the only French operator to offer 4G services in the Channel Tunnel that links France and the UK. more

Entel and Ericsson complete Latin America's first live test of APT700 band
Ericsson says that it supported Chile's Entel in testing the APT700 (Asia-Pacific Telecommunity 700MHz) spectrum. more

Vodafone and Ericsson deploy first Radio Dot System at Dutch University
Together with Vodafone Netherlands, Ericsson has successfully deployed its Radio Dot System at Radboud University, Netherlands, the first live enterprise deployment of the system. more

Nokia Networks, STC show TDD-FDD aggregation with commercial chipset
Nokia Networks and Saudi Telecom Company (STC) have announced the successful demonstration of TDD-FDD Carrier Aggregation, the first with a commercial chipset in Middle East and Africa. more

Reliance Communications and Ericsson sign nationwide Managed Services contract
India's Reliance Communications has signed a seven-year managed services agreement with Ericsson to operate and manage their wireline and wireless networks across the country. more

Nokia to build GSM-R network for Warsaw-Lodz railway corridor
Nokia Networks says that it has won a contract to provide its GSM-Railway (GSM-R) mobile infrastructure for the 110-kilometer route linking Poland's capital of Warsaw with the central city of Lodz. more

Ericsson and Econet Wireless sign five-year network upgrade contract
Ericsson has been selected as the sole supplier by Zimbabwe's largest provider of telecommunications services, Econet Wireless, for the company's Core network upgrade program. more

Airtel deploys LTE network in Seychelles with Ericsson
Ericsson says that it has won a contract to deploy an LTE network in the Seychelles on behalf of Bharti Airtel. more

Ericsson and Mobinil expand partnership to enhance network capabilities
Ericsson says that it has been chosen by Mobinil to enhance the Egyptian telecommunication company's network providing improved data services to its subscribers. more

Ericsson to provide emergency services communications gateway
Ericsson says that it has won a contract to upgrade the communications services offered to emergency service operators in Tasmania. more

LG Uplus, Nokia Networks trial Intelligent Network Platform in live LTE network
Nokia Networks says that South Korea based LG Uplus has completed a three-month long trial of its Intelligent Network Platform (INP), realizing significant benefits. more

ZTE and China Mobile Complete Test of Pre5G Massive MIMO Base Station
ZTE says that it has completed pre-commercial field testing of the world's first pre5G 3D/Massive MIMO (Multiple-Input Multiple-Output) base stations in partnership with China Mobile. more

Huawei and MegaFon Announce 5G Network Plans for Russia
Following the recent announcement of the world's first 5G testbed project with the University of Surrey's 5G Innovation Center, Huawei indicated early innovation introduction dates in a 5G memorandum of understanding with Russia's MegaFon. more

Nokia Networks Wins Indian 3G Upgrade Contract
Nokia Networks says that it has won a 3G contract from Bharti Airtel more

Airtel-Vodafone select Nokia Networks as supplier for 4G in the Channel Islands
Airtel-Vodafone has selected Nokia Networks, the world's specialist in mobile broadband, as sole supplier for its 4G network in the Channel Islands. more

Ericsson Wins 7-Year Managed Services Agreement in Montenegro
Montenegrin operator M:tel has signed a seven-year managed services agreement with Ericsson. more

Ericsson Wins Thai 4G Rollout Contract
Thailand's Dtac has awarded Ericsson a five-year agreement to deliver 4G in several major cities as part of its LTE expansion program on 2100MHz band. more

Small Cell as a Service powers Wi-Fi networks across India
India's Ozone Networks has signed a Small Cell as a Service agreement with Ericsson to provide a neutral carrier-grade Wi-Fi network across India. more

Mobily contracts Nokia Networks for managed services and network expansions
Saudi Arabia's Mobily (Etihad Etisalat) has extended an existing managed services contract with Nokia Networks for a further five years. more

Ericsson signs five-year framework agreement for radio with Telenor
Ericsson has entered into a five-year global framework agreement with Telenor Group to provide radio hardware and professional services. more

Verizon and AT&T Move Toward Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Interoperability
USA based Verizon and AT&T have announced that they are enabling VoLTE- to-VoLTE connections between their two networks. more

ZTE Wins Two European Managed Services Contracts
ZTE says that it has secured two new Managed Services contracts with European network operators. more

Telefonica Germany selects Ericsson for Voice over LTE
Telefonica Germany has selected Ericsson as main supplier to upgrade their network to support VoLTE. more

SK Telecom, Ericsson and Qualcomm demonstrate LTE-A Tri-Band Carrier Aggregation
Ericsson, SK Telecom and Qualcomm successfully demonstrated live LTE-Advanced Tri-Band Carrier aggregation in SK Telecom's commercial network, achieving downlink speeds of up to 300 Mbps. more

Vodafone Plans LTE-Advanced Upgrade in the UK
Vodafone UK has announced plans to upgrade its LTE network to support LTE-A with carrier aggregation. more

Ericsson Wins Pakistan LTE Rollout Contract
Pakistan's Warid Telecom has awarded a LTE network rollout contract to Ericsson. more

Ireland's Eircom chooses Ericsson as exclusive LTE vendor
Ericsson says that it has signed a five-year exclusive agreement which sees Ericsson become the sole vendor for Eircom's radio access solutions for LTE, more

Facebook, Ericsson and XL Axiata improve network performance
Network-wide optimization implemented through the joint project delivered up to 70 percent improvement in app coverage. more

UNHCR and Vodafone bring tablet-based learning to people in Dadaab refugee camp
The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and the Vodafone Foundation, Vodafone's philanthropic arm, have announced a partnership to bring mobile-based education programmes to pupils at 13 schools in one of the world's largest refugee camps. more