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Nokia to cut thousands of jobs worldwide in effort to save $1B following Alcatel-Lucent acquisition

Nokia plans to cut thousands of jobs globally including a reported 1,300 positions in its homeland of Finland as part of an effort to save more than $1 billion in the wake of its recent acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent.

Nokia begins process of cutting jobs as part of Alcatel-Lucent synergy programme

Nokia announced it is consulting with its two European works councils over staff cuts that form part of its commitment to reduce operating costs by €900 million ($1.02 billion) by 2018 following its acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent.

AT&T joins forces with Ciena, Fujitsu and Nokia to drive ROADM optical network concept

AT&T is turning its software-centric attention to its optical networks, announcing during this week's Optical Fiber Conference (OFC) that has joined up with Ciena, Fujitsu, and Nokia to create a Multi-Source Agreement (MSA) for open reconfigurable add drop multiplexers (ROADM) group.

Nokia covers Dubai's smart city critical communications needs with 5G-ready network

Nokia won a contract to deploy a 5G-ready network in Dubai to provide mission-critical smart city and Internet of Things (IoT) services to a range of government departments.

Tele2 Netherlands picks Nokia small cells to boost LTE coverage

Tele2 Netherlands is to use small cells from Nokia to help improve LTE network capacity and indoor coverage throughout the Dutch market.

Nokia aims to prove pre-5G is ready for commercialization

While a lot of claims are being bandied about 5G during this week's Mobile World Congress 2016, Nokia says it's the first to run 5G on a commercially available base station.  That's a significant claim not only because the 5G standards have not yet been written, but for operators like Verizon, it means they can launch pre-5G sooner rather than later.

Nokia sees growing opportunities for SD-WAN, optical integration with Alcatel-Lucent

BARCELONA, Spain-- Nokia's acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent may still be quite young, but the vendor is already seeing growing opportunities to apply SDN and NFV wares to emerging applications like SD-WAN and combined IP and optical functions.

After blasting Verizon's 5G statements, T-Mobile announces 5G trials with Nokia, Ericsson later this year

T-Mobile US said it will conduct 5G network technology field trials in the second half of this year with both Ericsson and its LTE network vendor Nokia.

Zuckerberg's Facebook launches TIP with Nokia, SK, DT and others to 'accelerate' 5G network designs

BARCELONA, Spain-- Facebook used the opening day of Mobile World Congress here to introduce the Telecom Infra Project (TIP), an ambitious, engineering-centric effort to bring mobile tech companies together to develop new technologies "and reimagine traditional approaches to building and deploying" networks.

Nokia CEO: Very little 'angst and in-fighting' in Alcatel-Lucent merger process

BARCELONA, Spain-- Nokia's CEO said that, just a few weeks after his company closed its acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent, the combined entity is moving "fast and effectively" to deal with its customers and the wider market as a merged entity under the Nokia brand. Indeed, he said the company is demonstrating all of its products and services here at the Mobile World Congress under the Nokia brand.