Articles tagged with: Telefonica and Edge

Nokia Siemens Wins Contracts in Czech Republic and Slovakia

Under a three-year contract, Nokia Siemens Networks will be the sole supplier of the 2G and optionally 3G networks covering Slovakia and 2G and 3G in the Czech Republic's two major cities, Prague and Brno. more

Related Tags: 3g, nokia, eu, o2, core-network, nokia-siemens-networks, siemens, nokia-siemens, telefonica-o2, 2g, Czech Republic


Telefonica: ICTs can reduce 15% of global emissions by 2020

Telefonica has pledged to lead an information and communication technologies (ICT) industry initiative to cut global CO2 emissions by 15 per cent before 2020.  more

Related Tags: sim, eu, gsm-association, rsa, ict, itu, o2, lte, climate-change, gsm, telefonica-o2, charger


Telefonica Gets a Debt Ratings Upgrade

Fitch Ratings has upgraded Telefonica and its subsidiary O2's Long-term Issuer Default ratings (IDRs) to A- from BBB+, respectively. The agency has simultaneously upgraded Telefonica Finance USA's preference shares to BBB+ from BBB. more

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Nokia Siemens Picks Up Germany Network Contracts

Nokia Siemens Networks has won a three-year contract with Telefonica O2 Germany to enhance the capability of O2’s 2G and 3G networks by upgrading some 200 base stations. The company said that it also won a separate "modernization project" with O2. more

Related Tags: o2, nokia-siemens-networks, network-management, siemens, hsdpa, telefonica-o2, netact, Germany


Latin America: Proliferation of 3G Networks Will Drive Adoption of Mobile TV

In some Latin American mobile markets, such as Argentina and Chile, voice service has begun to reach saturation levels. As such, Value Added Services (VAS) like Mobile TV represent an alternative that allow operators to increase both revenues and customer loyalty. This situation has gained even more potential thanks to the roll out of 3G networks in the region. more

Related Tags: mobile-tv, signals-telecom-consulting, mts, hspa, entel, america-movil, seven, telcel, value-added-services, congestion


Nortel: The dilemmas of wireless broadband adoption

Adoption of wireless broadband technology poses several challenges for the Caribbean, despite being an obvious option due to the very low level of DSL adoption in the region, according to Canadian network equipment supplier Nortel Networks. more

Related Tags: mobile-wimax, ipod, core-network, nortel, america-movil, edge-evolution, wimax,, ev-do, value-added-services, latin-america, nokia,, option, caribbean