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2013-07-30 | NSN surges ahead with Telco Cloud technology

Successfully completes rigorous checks of LTE voice services using a virtualized Telco Cloud core network

Extremely comprehensive testing of mobile voice core services running in the Telco Cloud shows that Nokia Siemens Networks cloud technology is on the brink of commercial deployment. The company successfully demonstrated an exhaustive set of use cases covering Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and other IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) based services in the Telco Cloud.

2013-07-18 | Korek prepares for high-speed mobile broadband, expands 2G network in southern Iraq
  • Chooses Nokia Siemens Networks for radio, microwave, core network elements
  • Also opts for turnkey services, and renews managed services and care contract

Korek Telecom customers in southern Iraq will soon experience high-speed mobile broadband and better voice call services with improved coverage. For this, Korek Telecom, a leading telecom operator in Iraq, has selected Nokia Siemens Networks to deploy its advanced radio, microwave transmission and packet core network elements, using its comprehensive services. The operator has also renewed its care and managed services contract with the company.

2013-07-15 | Nokia Siemens Networks, CDNetworks agree to accelerate delivery of mobile content

Sign Memorandum of Understanding for enhancing mobile broadband experience with Liquid Applications

Nokia Siemens Networks and CDNetworks have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on a set of common objectives around Liquid Applications* and operator Content Delivery Networks (CDN). The two companies are committed  to taking the next concrete steps to transform the delivery of content from the base station.

2013-07-03 | Better, faster mobile broadband for MTS subscribers in Russia

Nokia Siemens Networks introduces FDD LTE, extends partnership with MTS

Nokia Siemens Networks is extending its partnership with Mobile TeleSystems (MTS) by deploying Frequency Division Duplex – Long Term Evolution (FDD LTE*) in the Moscow and Central Russia regions during the third quarter of 2013. The operator utilizes its 2600 MHz and 800 MHz frequency bands for increased capacity, addressing the growing demand for mobile broadband services. Under the contract, Nokia Siemens Networks will be the sole supplier of FDD LTE radio access, IP core network equipment and services.

2013-07-02 | Nokia Siemens Networks announces Israel Innovation Competition winners

Winning Israeli companies rewarded for their high-tech innovations

On April 9, 2013, Nokia Siemens Networks launched its Israel Innovation Competition with the aim of identifying high-tech innovations to complement the company’s ground-breaking Liquid Applications* solution. From 25 companies that proposed their ideas, Nokia Siemens Networks chose six finalists. Today, the winners of Global Innovation Award and Promising Startup Award are announced.

2013-07-01 | Mobily KSA to invest 325 mn USD to upgrade, expand network with Nokia Siemens Networks
  • Partners Finnvera, Finnish Export Credit, Deutsche Bank, Credit Agricole for loan
  • Nokia Siemens Networks facilitates 10-year export credit

Mobily (Etihad Etisalat Company), a leading telecom operator in Saudi Arabia, is set to further modernize and expand its 2G, 3G and 4G networks between 2013 and 2015. Under this major initiative, Khalid Al-Kaf, CEO of Mobily, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Rajeev Suri, CEO of Nokia Siemens Networks. As per the MoU, Nokia Siemens Networks will facilitate a long term export credit of 325 mn USD with Finnvera, Finnish Export Credit (FEC), and lenders Credit Agricole and Deutsche Bank. Mobily will use this credit to purchase advanced solutions and services from Nokia Siemens Networks.

2013-06-27 | Nokia Siemens Networks enables Chile’s first LTE network

Claro Chile’s subscribers can enjoy ultra-fast mobile broadband services

Claro Chile, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the América Móvil group, has become the first operator to launch commercial LTE (long term evolution)* services in Chile. As its sole supplier, Nokia Siemens Networks has provided the radio and core network and services for the operator’s new 4G network, the first of its kind in the country. With the new 4G network, Claro Chile’s customers will soon have access to a host of advanced services.

2013-06-27 | Nokia Siemens Networks passes fourth set of GSM-R interoperability, compliance tests

Underlines position as world-leading expert, driver of seamless interoperability in railway communications

Nokia Siemens Networks has successfully completed the fourth set of interoperability testing of its GSM-Railway* (GSM-R) infrastructure with another European supplier against requirements specified by the European Union (EU). Railways choosing Nokia Siemens Networks’ GSM-R solution can rely on full compliance with EU directives and technical specifications.

2013-06-25 | Nokia Siemens Networks breaks yet another record for TD-LTE peak upload throughput

Brings downlink MIMO benefits to the uplink

Nokia Siemens Networks achieved a record-breaking 56 Mbps peak upload throughput in a TD-LTE* network using its commercial 4G base station with multiple antenna technology and a single 20 MHz carrier. The company pushes the limits of 4G technology with a series of unmatched speed records.

2013-06-13 | Nokia Siemens Networks and Wipro's new IT partnership model wins Global Telecoms Business Innovation Award 2013

Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT), a leading global information technology, consulting and outsourcing company, and Nokia Siemens Networks, the world’s specialist in mobile broadband, have jointly won the Global Telecoms Business (GTB) Innovation Award 2013 in the ‘Wholesale Service Innovation’ category for the IT R&D Partnership Project. Global Telecoms Business is a leading UK-based publication that covers the telecom industry.