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2014-03-26 | NSN study shows 87% jump in Indian mobile data traffic in 2013
  • 3G again drives mobile data growth, generates 43% of total network traffic
  • 2G share stabilizes further, users consume three times less data than 3G consumers

Nokia Solutions and Networks’ MBit Index study*, an annual report on mobile broadband performance in India, reveals a 87% rise in data traffic generated by 2G and 3G services during 2013, driven by strong 3G growth. According to the study, 3G data traffic leapt by 146%, surpassing the world average that is roughly doubling every year**. 2G data traffic continues to stabilize, growing by 59% over the same period.

2014-03-19 | NSN expands operations in Nigeria, opens new office in Lagos city
  • Also renovates its existing office in the capital city Abuja
  • Will strengthen quality of delivery to operators in the country

Nokia Solutions and Networks today announced the inauguration of a new office in Lagos, the largest and most populous city in Nigeria, to expand its operations in the country. The company has also renovated its existing office in the capital city Abuja. Nigeria is a priority country in the Africa region for NSN, and these modern offices aim to enhance the company’s operational agility for delivery of its mobile broadband infrastructure for all operators in the country.

2014-03-19 | NSN, ChinaCache to strengthen capabilities in mobile content delivery

Sign Memorandum of Understanding to jointly develop next-generation mobile content delivery solutions with Liquid Applications

Nokia Solutions and Networks has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with ChinaCache to incorporate content delivery network (CDN) technologies and innovations into NSN’s Liquid Applications solution. This enables content to be delivered directly from the LTE base station, which translates into faster data throughput and a whole new level of personalization for superior customer experience.

2014-03-19 | Taiwan Mobile selects NSN as sole supplier for its LTE-Advanced network
  • NSN delivers multi-band Carrier Aggregation for APT700 and 1800 MHz spectrums
  • Improves performance and cost-efficiency by using multi-band radio and superior core network

Nokia Solutions and Networks supports Taiwan Mobile, a leading wireless operator, in a rapid roll-out of its multi-band LTE* network built with NSN’s innovative Liquid Radio and Liquid Core technology. NSN will also deploy LTE-Advanced Carrier Aggregation technology to increase bandwidth and network performance by combining the 700 MHz and 1800 MHz spectrum bands.

2014-03-17 | NSN appoints Deon Geyser head of Southern Africa sub-region
  • To oversee all NSN operations in the sub-region
  • Rejoins NSN from Millicom Cellular International where he was COO for Tanzania operation

Nokia Solutions and Networks today announced the appointment of Deon Geyser as head of Southern Africa sub-region effective today. Deon has held a number of senior management positions in leading African telecom companies, including COO at Milicom International Cellular (Tigo) in Tanzania. In his previous role at NSN, Deon served the company as Country Director for Tanzania from 2007-2012.

2014-03-13 | NSN to establish Mobile Broadband Security Center in Berlin

Contributing NSN’s expertise to improve telco security in mobile communications

Nokia Solutions and Networks has announced plans to establish a Mobile Broadband Security Center in Berlin. The goal of this initiative is to create a platform for knowledge exchange on mobile broadband-related telco security research with customers, business and research partners, and public authorities. The Mobile Broadband Security Center will be fully operational in the second half of 2014.

2014-03-10 | NSN tests HSUPA technology in collaboration with Telecom Italia

NSN’s pioneering solution facilitates faster data uplink and improves user experience

Nokia Solutions and Networks has, together with Telecom Italia, recently proven the benefits of HSUPA 16QAM (High Speed Uplink Packet Access) technology. Telecom Italia tested NSN’s new solution in its lab environment in the northern Italian city of Turin, achieving uplink data speeds of up to 11 Mbps. In combination with unique NSN advanced receivers, the solution can double the peak data rate and significantly increase the network capacity.

2014-03-06 | NSN launches #NSNperformance webinar series

Registration now open for webinars on latest portfolio enhancements, performance innovations covered at #MWC14

On March 13, 2014, Nokia Solutions and Networks will kick off its #NSNperformance webinar series, which showcases the latest portfolio enhancements and performance proof points. Along with advances in LTE-Advanced, TD-LTE, Heterogeneous Networks (HetNets) and Liquid Applications, the topics cover solutions for simplifying operations and extracting the full value from Customer Experience Management. With our continuing focus on innovation, we will also demonstrate and discuss telco cloud and security, key areas for mobile broadband growth and performance for a world in motion.

2014-03-05 | NSN to enhance customer experience for Tele2 Sweden using its network insights

Provides Serve atOnce Traffica to obtain more insights and enable Tele2 Sweden to deliver superior subscriber experience

Nokia Solutions and Networks has implemented its Serve atOnce Traffica for Tele2 Sweden to ensure a significantly better service experience by linking network performance to customer satisfaction and application behavior. An integral part of NSN’s comprehensive Customer Experience Management* portfolio, this solution provides a comprehensive display of network performance based on service quality, service usage and real-time traffic information.

2014-02-27 | NSN, Optus build world’s first ‘Gigasite’, achieving 1.7 Gbps downlink in a live network

HSPA+, FDD LTE and TD-LTE technologies, and spectrum bands combined on live network for more than 1 Gbps downlink

Optus, one of the leading mobile operators in Australia, and Nokia Solutions and Networks have attained an aggregate downlink of 1.7* gigabits per second (Gbps) from a single site on the operator’s live network using commercially available NSN equipment. The site, in Sydney, combines six frequency bands** supporting HSPA+, FDD LTE and TD-LTE radio technologies to provide such exceptional capacity, underscoring Optus’ credentials as an innovative mobile broadband operator.