Recent Press Releases

Ericsson and Plus transfer data with LTE Advanced speeds up to 300 Mbps

Ericsson and Plus, a mobile brand operated by Polkomtel, jointly conducted the first test in Poland of data transfer with speeds up to 300 Mbps in the bands 1800 MHz and 2600 MHz, thanks to the...

Telekom Austria Group to play a decisive role in defining future 5G standard, after joining the Next Generation Mobile Networks Alliance

As of 2020, all 5G system solutions will be made available and will gradually go live NGMN Alliance is a forum that sets trends for future mobile communications 5G to be innovation driver for new...

Vodafone and Afrimax Group announce framework agreement in Sub-Saharan Africa

Vodafone and Afrimax Group ("Afrimax") - a 4G LTE telecommunications operator in sub-Saharan Africa - today jointly announced a strategic framework agreement to cooperate and explore...

Juniper Research: Mobile operator costs pass $800B annually as margins become squeezed

A new report from Juniper Research has found that with annual mobile operator expenditures now in excess of $800 billion, several leading players face the possibility of costs exceeding revenues by...

Juniper Research: Mobile transaction users to hit 2B by 2017

A new report from Juniper Research has found that just over 2 billion mobile phone or tablet users will make some form of mobile commerce transaction by the end of 2017, up from 1.6 billion this...

EE TV service now available from EE stores

EE, the UK's most advanced digital communications company, today launches EE TV, the UK's most advanced home TV service, in EE stores nationwide. EE TV puts mobile at the heart of the TV...

Telecom Italia launches LTE Advanced

[Translated by Google Translate] The 4G TIM becomes even faster. From today, Telecom Italy launches first at the national level, the LTE Advanced technology that allows you to reach the actual...

GSMA: Mobile subscribers in Sub-Saharan Africa will pass the half billion mark in 2020

The number of unique mobile subscribers in Sub-Saharan Africa will pass the half billion mark in 2020 as mobile services become increasingly affordable and accessible to millions of currently...

Mobily contracts Nokia Networks for managed services for 5 more years and network expansion deal

Mobily (Etihad Etisalat Company), a leading telecom operator in Saudi Arabia, has once again commissioned Nokia Networks for managing its network operations for five years. In addition, Nokia...

Airtel-Vodafone selects Nokia Networks as sole supplier for introducing 4G in the Channel Islands

Airtel-Vodafone has selected Nokia Networks, the world's specialist in mobile broadband, as sole supplier for its 4G network in the Channel Islands. The operator is making a multimillion pound...

ABI Research: Worldwide wireless operator capex to increase by 5.9% by end-2014

ABI Research expects that total worldwide wireless operator CAPEX will increase by 5.9% by the end of 2014, a slower rate than 2013. The number will reach US$185.5 billion as large capital...

Huawei announces commitment to University of Surrey's 5G Innovation Centre

Huawei has announced details of its involvement in the University of Surrey's 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC) based in Guildford, England. The 5GIC will be the world's leading independent...

EE switches on next generation of 4G in London

EE introduces 4G+ technology, with speeds now even faster than fibre broadband, live across central London, and set to cover Greater London and expand to UK's busiest cities in 2015 4G rollout...

Telecommunications sector must engage better with customers

A recent report from the Institute of Customer Service finding that more customers experience a problem with their telecoms provider than any other, while customer satisfaction in the telecoms sector...

TIBCO and Ericsson form global OSS/BSS partnership

TIBCO Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) and Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) have formed a global partnership whereby TIBCO middleware will be included in the comprehensive portfolio of OSS/BSS software and...

Algeria Telecom selects Ericsson for broadband network transformation

Algeria Telecom has chosen Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) for the transformation of their broadband aggregation network. Under the terms of the agreement, Ericsson will consolidate the existing network...

Ericsson signs five-year framework agreement for radio with Telenor

Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) has entered into a five-year global framework agreement with Telenor Group to provide radio hardware and professional services. The deal covers the rollout of 2G, 3G and 4G...

Juniper Research: Operators to suffer $14B in lost revenues this year, as OTTs take market share

A new report from Juniper Research has claimed that voice and messaging traffic lost to over the top (OTT) players such as WhatsApp, Facebook and Skype will cost network operators $14 billion in...

Huawei to step up procurement in Europe

[Düsseldorf, Germany, 22 October 2014] Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, has announced plans to further increase procurement spending in the EU as part of its European investment...

ABI Research: Chromebook shipments increase by 67% QoQ in Q2 2014

In another strong quarter, Chromebook shipments increased by 67% QoQ and are projected to double in size YoY. Acer continues to maintain its lead over other vendors in the market, including Samsung,...