Ericsson to Supply WCDMA, LTE Infrastructure to Polkomtel and Aero 2

Ericsson MINI-LINK

Poland's operators Polkomtel and Aero2 have selected Ericsson to supply WCDMA and LTE infrastructure for their network. Under the agreement, Ericsson will also provide a range of services including design, deployment, integration and support for the upgraded mobile broadband network for a period of three years.

MTN Nigeria employs Ericsson's SSR 8020 to build IP network of future

Jul 25, 2012 - Africa's biggest operator MTN Nigeria will boost its ability to serve subscribers and their growing data needs, with the deployment of Ericsson's (NASDAQ: ERIC) latest wireless packet core network technology.

China Mobile Hong Kong Selects Ericsson, ZTE to Build TD-LTE Network

China Mobile Hong Kong 4G

China Mobile Hong Kong (CMHK) has selected Ericsson and ZTE to build the seamless converged FDD LTE and TD-LTE  network in Hong Kong. The two companies have equally share in the form of 50 percent respectively on the network construction project. CMHK is a wholly owned subsidiary of China Mobile Limited. 

Omantel Launches Commercial LTE Network

Omantel 4G

Integrated telecom services provider, Omantel has announced the commercial launch of its 4G LTE network in the Sultanate of Oman. The LTE network launch comes after a series of trials which successfully delivered speeds of up to 100 Mbps. Company has awarded its LTE network contracts to Huawei and Ericsson end of last May.

Tech Talk: Smart Grids

Craig Donovan, Senior Researcher at Ericsson Research, talks about Smart Grids and how LTEi has key features and many advantages to meet the communication requirements for Smart Grids. For the utilities industry, the right combination and management of communication technologies has the potential to reshape the operational and business processes of the entire industry.

Ericsson: LTE to cover half the world's population by 2017

Ericsson Report

A new Traffic and Market Report from Ericsson says that 85 percent of the world's population will have internet coverage via 3G by 2017 and there will be close to nine billion mobile subscriptions, compared to six billion by the end of 2011. Report expects mobile data traffic to grow by 15 times between 2011 and 2017.

Sprint To Purchase $1 Billion of Network Gear From Ericsson, Shutting down iDEN Services in 2013

Sprint

Sprint Nextel has reached a $1 billion credit agreement to finance equipment purchases from Ericsson. The company announced this credit facility with Deutsche Bank and a syndicate of other banks today.

Rogers selects Ericsson for LTE network upgrade

Rogers, one of Canada's leading communications companies, entrusted Ericsson to help the company upgrade its network equipment to LTEi and provide support to Rogers' engineering staff.

Ericsson Providing LTE Networks to Eight Regional Operators in Rural America

Ericsson MINI-LINK

Ericsson is working with regional wireless operators to provide LTE services in rural America. Company is providing LTE mobile broadband networks to eight regional wireless operators in the United States and Guam.

T-Mobile Picks Ericsson and Nokia Siemens Networks for LTE Deployment

T-Mobile

T-Mobile USA has selected Ericsson and Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) to support It’s $4 billion 4G network evolution plan, including network modernization and LTE deployment in 2013.  

SK Telecom Signs LTE Contract with Ericsson

Ericsson MINI-LINK

South Korea's operator SK Telecom has selected Ericsson to extend its LTE network. The LTE network extension will be carried out by Ericsson's operating unit in Korea, LG-Ericsson and is scheduled to be completed within the first half of this year.

Ericsson Announces Softbank LTE Contract

Ericsson MINI-LINK

Ericsson announced today that SOFTBANK MOBILE has selected it to build an LTE RAN in Japan's major cities,. Ericsson is the second big vendor to report LTE network contract this week, yesterday Nokia Siemens Networks 
announced the LTE win to supply, deploy and integrate operator's 4G, FDD LTE network.

Meeting mobile broadband expectations with maximum efficiency

As the Networked Society takes shape, providing the right user experience is a top priority for operators. Bandwidth-hungry applications common on smartphones, tablets and other connected devices are driving figures for data traffic sky high.

Ericsson and Polycom Announce Standards-Based, HD Visual Communications Solution

Feb 27, 2012 - At this year's Mobile World Congress (MWC), Polycom Inc., the global leader in standards-based unified communications (UC), and Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC), will launch an end-to-end solution that enables operators to offer affordable, interoperable HD Video-as-a-Service (VaaS) and unified communication services to businesses of all sizes.

Ericsson, Qualcomm Demo Broadcast Video over LTE at MWC

Ericsson MINI-LINK

Ericsson and Qualcomm will demonstrate evolved Broadcast over LTE (Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Services, eMBMS) at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2012 in Barcelona. eMBMS enables more efficient use of available spectrum and mobile networks.