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2014-06-18 | Nokia enhances train safety and speed with next generation GSM-R solutions

Evolves GSM-R solution to enable automated train control, help railway operators handle 40% more train traffic 

2014-06-11 | LTE throughput leader Nokia sets world record with SK Telecom of close to 4 Gbps using TDD-FDD carrier aggregation

Aggregates 10 carriers to reach 200 MHz of spectrum

Demonstrates unmatched speed with commercial Nokia Flexi Multiradio 10 Base Station

2014-06-05 | Nokia buys compact radio systems expert Mesaplexx

Nokia confirms that it has recently completed the acquisition of the Australian company Mesaplexx Pty Ltd in order to boost its radio capabilities in the Networks business. Mesaplexx has unique know-how in developing compact, high performance radio frequency (RF) filter technology for the mobile industry. 

2014-06-03 | Zain KSA, Nokia run Liquid Applications on live network, a first for Middle East & Africa

Liquid Applications, a Nokia solution which enables innovative services and revolutionizes the mobile broadband customer experience, was successfully demonstrated by Zain KSA and Nokia in Saudi Arabia last week. The demonstration was first of its kind in the Middle East and Africa, and was carried out in Zain’s live network, powered by Nokia’s radio and core network elements. The demonstration showed improved throughput and more efficient transmission between the base station and core network.

2014-05-29 | Nokia’s optimization services to enhance Celcom’s network performance in Malaysia

Enriches subscriber service experience using the expertise of Nokia’s global services

2014-05-27 | Nokia steps up security focus with launch of special unit

Opens Security unit as central office for security processes, partnerships and guidance for product development

2014-05-22 | Telenor selects Nokia for five-year radio agreement in Europe, Asia

Global framework agreement covers 2G, 3G, 4G technologies and support services

2014-05-21 | Algérie Télécom, Nokia launch North Africa’s first commercial LTE network
  •  Nokia’s LTE solutions enable record high 150 Mbps broadband speed for Algerian subscribers
  • Nokia carried out first successful LTE trial for Algérie Télécom in 2012
  • Supplied its radio network for majority of the LTE network, including capital city Algiers
2014-05-21 | Network and service quality keeps customers loyal, Nokia retention study shows

Likelihood to churn remains high at 40%

41% of customers demand excellent network quality, even if it costs a bit more

75% consider also security to be operator’s responsibility

2014-05-15 | Nokia and O2 win GTB network infrastructure innovation award

Nokia and O2 (Telefónica UK) have won a prestigious award at the Global Telecoms Business (GTB) Innovation Awards in London on May 14, 2014. O2 implemented Nokia’s iSON Automation for Operations to eliminate more than 10,000 manual tasks a month, cutting operating expenditure substantially. The solution is also helping O2 improve energy efficiency and prepare for large sporting and cultural events where traffic is at its highest.