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Nokia Bags 5G network Deal From Vodafone New Zealand

Nokia Bags 5G network Deal From Vodafone New Zealand

August 8, 2019 at 6:54 am 0 comments

Nokia is set to bring 5G to New Zealand, following the announcement of the first commercial 5G network available to New Zealanders by Vodafone New Zealand. Nokia will supply and integrate a 5G network for Vodafone New Zealand, which will be launched in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Queenstown in lateRead More

Customer Experience Spend In Europe To Reach $128 Billion By 2022

Customer Experience Spend In Europe To Reach $128 Billion By 2022

July 5, 2019 at 10:47 am 0 comments

Spending on customer experience (CX) was reported at $97 billion in 2018 and is expected to increase to $128 billion by 2022, growing at a healthy 7% five-year CAGR, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Semiannual Customer Experience Spending Guide. The European industries spending the most on CXRead More

Vodafone Launches 5G In London With Ericsson Solutions

Vodafone Launches 5G In London With Ericsson Solutions

July 4, 2019 at 2:38 pm 0 comments

Vodafone has launched its 5G services, for selected customers, in London and the firm has deployed Ericsson solutions for the network infrastructure. The spectacular cityscape views of London’s Sky Garden hosted a dedicated launch event powered by Ericsson 5G technology, including a virtual demonstration with highlights from the latest Ericsson ConsumerLabRead More

Google Overtakes Amazon In European Smart Home Market In Q1

Google Overtakes Amazon In European Smart Home Market In Q1

July 4, 2019 at 10:26 am 0 comments

In the first quarter of this year, the smart home market in Europe grew 23.9%, reaching 21.3 million units shipped to the region, according to data from IDC. Western Europe is responsible for 88.3% of the region share, but Central and Eastern Europe had the biggest increase (31.2% year overRead More

Ericsson Builds Emergency Telecom Network For Bhutan Telecom

Ericsson Builds Emergency Telecom Network For Bhutan Telecom

July 2, 2019 at 2:21 pm 0 comments

Bhutan Telecom, the largest telecommunication operator in the Kingdom of Bhutan and Ericsson have successfully deployed a disaster resilient, emergency telecom core network in Bhutan as a JICA grant project.  This network was formally dedicated to the nation today by His Excellency Lyonpo Karma Donen Wangdi, Minister for Information &Read More

Nokia Subsidiary SAC Wireless Hiring Military Veterans For 5G Cell Tower Jobs

Nokia Subsidiary SAC Wireless Hiring Military Veterans For 5G Cell Tower Jobs

July 2, 2019 at 8:11 am 0 comments

As mobile operators in the U.S. begin to deploy 5G technology, there is a rapidly growing need for skilled, fully trained cell tower crews. While Nokia is working with operators to put the network infrastructure in place, its subsidiary, SAC Wireless, is laying the groundwork by recruiting and training militaryRead More

Airtel Africa Gets Listed On London Stock Exchange

Airtel Africa Gets Listed On London Stock Exchange

June 28, 2019 at 4:50 pm 0 comments

Airtel Africa, the second largest telecom operator in Africa, Friday got listed on the London Stock Exchange. The firm raised £595 million through the public offering from a mix of new institutional and existing Airtel Africa investors. The share price, however, dropped sharply  – 22% to reach 70 p,  onRead More

Nokia Bags Private LTE Network Contract From Kalmar, Ukkoverkot

Nokia Bags Private LTE Network Contract From Kalmar, Ukkoverkot

June 27, 2019 at 1:15 pm 0 comments

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, a pioneer in terminal automation and energy-efficient cargo handling, and Ukkoverkot, leading private LTE network provider, have signed a two-year co-operation agreement with Nokia to design, build and operate a private LTE network. Nokia brings the digital automation platform that is well suited for mobile machineryRead More

UNISOC, Ericsson Complete 2.6GHz 5G NR Test

UNISOC, Ericsson Complete 2.6GHz 5G NR Test

June 27, 2019 at 12:27 pm 0 comments

As a leading global supplier of mobile communications chipsets and IoT chipsets, UNISOC, a core subsidiary of Unigroup, together with Ericsson, have successfully achieved a non-standalone(NSA) 5G New Radio (NR) data call on 2.6 GHz. The bi-directional downlink and uplink data call was made at the Ericsson Lab in BeijingRead More

Ericsson To Set Up Its First Smart Factory In US

Ericsson To Set Up Its First Smart Factory In US

June 26, 2019 at 2:32 pm 0 comments

Ericsson Wednesday announced plans to build its first fully-automated smart factory in the US. The state-of-the-art factory will produce Advanced Antenna System* radios to boost network capacity and coverage, including rural coverage, as well as 5G radios for urban areas, both necessary for rapid 5G deployments in North America. TheRead More