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2014-07-21 | Nokia Networks connects Algérie Télécom sites with all-IP technology

Enables the operator to deliver high quality data services to subscribers

2014-07-16 | Nokia Networks appoints David Gaul head of Central East & West Africa business

Nokia Networks today announced the appointment of David Gaul as head of Central, East and West Africa (CEWA) effective today. In his new role, David is responsible for overall sales and operations of Nokia Networks across the CEWA region in the Middle East and Africa (MEA). Previously, he was heading the delivery for the CEWA from 2012. David has held a number of senior management positions in European and African telecom companies, including Vodafone in the UK and Ghana.

2014-07-09 | Nokia Networks Announces Silicon Valley Open Innovation Challenge Winners

Making disruptive advancements in mobile networks, winners will collaborate with industry experts and Nokia stakeholders

2014-07-03 | Nokia Networks invests in mobile network multivendor optimization; buys a 3-D geolocation solution from NICE Systems

Nokia Networks announced today that it has bought a broad solution for advanced geolocation* capabilities from NICE Systems (NASDAQ: NICE) to enhance the planning and optimization of mobile networks.  Nokia Networks gains access to tools, technical expertise, and the right to further develop these capabilities. 

2014-07-02 | Nokia Networks to buy SAC Wireless to boost network implementation services in the U.S.

Operator customers to enjoy proven services and capabilities that are unmatched in the industry 

2014-06-30 | Pakistan scores low in mobile broadband infrastructure despite high use – Nokia sponsored study
  • Ranks 25 out of 26 developing telecom markets in mobile broadband connectivity
  • Study shows the need to invest more in 3G, 4G mobile broadband networks
2014-06-30 | Nokia Networks holds lead as China Mobile’s largest non-Chinese 4G network vendor

Nokia Networks strengthens its position as the top non-Chinese vendor in the second phase of a significant TD-LTE tender with the world’s largest wireless operator, China Mobile. Nokia Networks is the only non-Chinese vendor to win a double-digit unit share. With this contract, Nokia Networks further expands its 4G footprint in China to cover 18 out of 31 provinces, including mega cities and provinces such as Beijing, Shanghai and Guangdong, and builds on over 20 years of successful cooperation between the two companies.

2014-06-26 | Nokia Networks, Zain make Kuwait’s first high-definition voice call in live LTE network

Nokia Networks readies Zain for VoLTE launch

2014-06-25 | Nokia Networks posts MEA firsts in deal to modernize, expand Zain’s network

First Liquid Applications deployment in Zain’s commercial network

First refarming of 2100 MHz band for LTE launch

First carrier aggregation of 1800 MHz and 2100 MHz bands for improved LTE speed and coverage

First 4x2 Multiple Input and Multiple Output radio technology to enhance data throughput

First LTE small cells deployment to generate additional capacity

2014-06-19 | Nokia helps Zain Kuwait simplify operations through complete OSS transformation
  • Vendor to implement its umbrella fault and performance management solution for Zain’s Telco and IT infrastructure
  • To implement centralized network management operations for significant improvement in Zain customers’ overall experience