Ericsson wins GSM/EDGE contract in Honduras

Ericsson has been awarded a GSM/EDGE contract by Digicel Group in Honduras, making Ericsson the preferred supplier for Digicel's operations in the Caribbean, El Salvador and now in Honduras.

Under the agreement Ericsson will be the sole supplier of a GSM/EDGE network including core network, radio access and microwave transmission.

The deal also includes Ericsson's Mobile Softswitch Solution, which is capable of carrying large volumes of voice traffic in an up-to-date network architecture, the company added.

Ericsson will also provide services including network deployment and integration, design, optimisation and systems integration.