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2014-01-23 | Elisa chooses NSN as sole supplier of its LTE network

Launches Finland’s first LTE network with 800 MHz spectrum band

Elisa, the leading wireless operator in Finland, chose Nokia Solutions and Networks as sole supplier for its next-generation mobile broadband networks. NSN strengthens its position as the operator’s long-term infrastructure supplier, now for LTE* as well as 2G and 3G. The contract marks the single largest mobile telecommunications deal in Finland and covers a period of 5 years from 2014 to 2018.

2014-01-22 | NSN modernizes, expands Mobily networks for superior voice, data services
  • Now sole radio supplier in central region, replacing existing 2G,TD-LTE radio elements from other vendors
  • Implements advanced radio platform, refarms GSM 900 MHz band to improve 3G network capacity and coverage

Customers of Mobily (Etihad Etisalat Company), a leading telecom operator in Saudi Arabia, will soon enjoy enhanced voice and data services with improved network connectivity and coverage. For this, the operator has selected Nokia Solutions and Networks’ Single RAN (radio access network) and comprehensive services, including refarming of the GSM 900 MHz band to 3G. NSN will upgrade Mobily’s 2G, 3G (WCDMA) and TD-LTE networks in the centeral region including Riyadh, the largest city in the country. As committed in July last year, the operator is undertaking major network upgrades and expansions to provide an unmatched service experience for its customers.

2014-01-22 | NSN wins “Outstanding Contribution to TD Technology” Award

TDIA recognizes company’s extraordinary commitment to research and standardization of TD technologies

Telecommunication Development Industry Alliance (TDIA) has recognized NSN’s impressive contribution to time division (TD) technology with its prestigious award. NSN has supported the standardization, development and harmonization of TD technology for over 15 years and is the world leader in commercializing TD-LTE ecosystems today, with deployment contracts in 6 continents*.

2014-01-21 | TELE Greenland chooses NSN for launch of first commercial 4G network

Customers now enjoy extrafast broadband services, superior user experience

TELE Greenland, the country’s sole telecom operator, selected Nokia Solutions and Networks as the single supplier to implement its 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE*) network and modernize its existing GSM and 3G networks. The complete solution provided by NSN includes radio access equipment, core network elements and related services. TELE Greenland customers in the capital city of Nuuk now enjoy access to ultra-fast 4G mobile broadband connections.

2014-01-20 | Avantel chooses NSN for high-speed mobile broadband services in Colombia

Avantel, a new entrant in Colombia’s LTE landscape, has selected Nokia Solutions and Networks to supply the complete infrastructure for its LTE (Long Term Evolution)* network. NSN will provide the complete suite of radio and core network equipment along with, as well as build and operate services so that subscribers in Bogota can enjoy a host of advanced mobile broadband services.

2014-01-16 | VimpelCom selects NSN as vendor to roll out 4G LTE in some regions in Russia

VimpelCom has chosen Nokia Solutions and Networks as vendor for its Long Term Evolution (LTE*) radio access networks in the central region of Russia, Siberia, South and most of the Volga and Ural regions. Under the five-year agreement, NSN will deliver, install and integrate LTE radio access equipment. The company will also provide rollout services for the implementation and commissioning of 4G mobile broadband services.

2014-01-16 | NSN opens new office in Tripoli, Libya

Will strengthen quality of delivery to operators and support Libya’s initiatives for nationwide broadband connectivity

2014-01-16 | Chinese Vice Premier hosts NSN CEO Suri for telecoms innovation talks
  • Focus on need to promote Europe-China cooperation on innovation
  • Discuss further collaboration between NSN and China’s telecoms sector
 
2014-01-06 | NSN helps Telkomsel upgrade GSM, 3G network & provide Indonesia’s first public LTE services
  • Supplied radio and core network plus services for network upgrade
  • NSN’s comprehensive LTE infrastructure and refarming services helped Telkomsel provide LTE services for Bali APEC summit

Customers of Telkomsel, Indonesia’s largest telecom operator, now enjoy higher quality voice and data services with improved network capacity, speed and coverage, thanks to Nokia Solutions and Networks. The operator upgraded its GSM and 3G HSPA+ network across the country using NSN’s radio and core network as well as comprehensive services. In addition, NSN provided its refarming services for the 1800 MHz GSM band, helping Telkomsel successfully provide 4G LTE services for the APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) CEO Summit in Bali, Indonesia, from October 1 to 8.
 

2013-12-20 | 5G PPP boosts European leadership in Telecommunications

A new 5G Infrastructure Public-Private Partnership (PPP) was launched this week by the European Commission and the 5G PPP Association. It will involve research into solutions, architectures, technologies and standards for the 5G communication infrastructures of the next decade.