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2013-12-20 | Ooredoo to launch 3G services in Myanmar

Ooredoo Myanmar will introduce 3G mobile services nationwide in 2014. To achieve this, the operator has selected Nokia Solutions and Networks as the key supplier for its radio and core equipment and services. Ooredoo’s subscribers in Myanmar will soon have access to advanced mobile broadband services.

2013-12-18 | China Telecom selects NSN as new partner to build LTE network

Deal marks NSN's latest LTE win in China

Nokia Solutions and Networks has won  an LTE* contract with China Telecommunications Corporation (China Telecom), a major wireless broadband operator in China.  The operator has selected NSN as major partner for its nationwide LTE rollout. This contract with China Telecom,  a new customer for NSN’s mobile broadband business, marks yet another successful LTE breakthrough for the infrastructure supplier.

2013-12-17 | 5G research gets boost from new public-private partnership

5G research won fresh support today as the European Commission and the 5G PPP Association signed a contract to create a 5G public-private partnership (PPP). The 5G PPP will further develop 5G technology to prepare for the future standardization of the system and components that are expected to be deployed in the next decade. 

2013-12-16 | NSN wins Taiwan’s first LTE tender

Chunghwa Telecom, the largest operator in Taiwan with over 10 million mobile subscribers, has chosen Nokia Solutions and Networks as a supplier to its 4G LTE network, targeting a fast and smooth roll-out in 2014. In addition, the operator extended its existing contract with NSN as sole supplier of its island-wide 3G HSPA+ network to further increase the network capacity.

2013-12-04 | StarHub successfully completes Southeast Asia’s first 3GPP standard VoLTE call in Singapore

NSN provides LTE infrastructure to support StarHub’s commercial VoLTE rollout in 2014

StarHub, a premier operator in Singapore, has successfully completed the first Voice over LTE (VoLTE) call based on IR.92* in a live network in Southeast Asia. The operator implemented Nokia Solutions and Networks’ comprehensive end-to-end approach for providing voice call services over LTE** (long term evolution).

2013-12-03 | NSN joins NYU WIRELESS research center

Will jointly organize Brooklyn 5G Summit in 2014

Nokia Solutions and Networks has made a multi-year commitment to actively participate in 5G research activities together with the NYU WIRELESS research center. NSN joins NYU WIRELESS as an affiliate sponsor and advisory board member.

2013-12-02 | NSN-Zain longstanding partnership puts customer experience first
  • NSN demonstrates its leadership in mobile broadband and customer experience management at the ZTC 2013
  • Ever since the first GSM network built for Zain Kuwait in 1994, NSN has been committed to supporting Zain Group to provide world-class customer experience

Nokia Solutions and Networks and Zain Group have successfully partnered for nearly two decades with one sole objective – ensuring world-class service experience for Zain’s customers. Marking this fruitful partnership, NSN demonstrates its advanced mobile broadband solutions at the Zain Technology Conference (ZTC) 2013 on 1-3 December, 2013 in Dubai, UAE. NSN has been a main infrastructure supplier to build Zain Group’s GSM, 3G and 4G network. Over the years NSN has evolved as the world’s specialist in mobile broadband and continues to provide its superior mobile broadband infrastructure including its Customer Experience Management (CEM) and services to Zain Group.

2013-11-25 | SK Telecom, NSN successfully complete Evolved Packet Core virtualization proof-of-concept

Demonstrate tangible benefits of telco cloud ahead of commercial deployment

Nokia Solutions and Networks has demonstrated its telco cloud capabilities in a joint proof-of-concept for Evolved Packet Core (EPC) virtualization with SK Telecom, the leading operator in Korea. This Networks Functions Virtualization (NFV) project showed successful results for capacity scaling for both throughput and signaling traffic in connection with smartphone usage patterns.

2013-11-07 | NSN enhances TD-LTE base station transmission power and capacity for Band 41 #1GBperday$

Accelerates adoption of LTE TDD spectrum, improves smartphone experience

Nokia Solutions and Networks today launches a powerful TD-LTE 8-pipe radio module for Band 41* spectrum. The new base station component will enable operators to use the 2.6 GHz LTE TDD spectrum band to meet booming demand for mobile broadband. Supporting up to 120 MHz of channel bandwidth, this is the industry’s highest capacity 8-pipe radio module. It delivers twice as much transmission power output than previous versions, substantially improving the user experience, particularly at the edge of a cell’s coverage.

2013-11-05 | E-Plus Group chooses NSN to enhance network security

NSN secures all-IP network, safeguards customer data, protects assets

Germany's mobile operator E-Plus Group has selected Nokia Solutions and Networks to protect its 4G LTE network from unauthorized access, manipulation and other threats. NSN will implement a complete end-to-end, 3GPP-compliant security solution to ensure a safe, convenient mobile broadband experience for E-Plus subscribers. Further benefits include authentication of network elements and lower costs due to the automatic rollout and lifecycle management of base station certificates.