Tag Archives: Ericsson

Omantel picks Ericsson for 5G network extension in Oman

Omantel has chosen Ericsson to sustain the ongoing 5G radio access network (RAN) expansion plans in a multi-year partnership in Oman. Ericsson will assist Omantels commercial 5G expansion at key locations across Oman, including Salalah, Nizwa and Sur. Ericsson technology will allow Omantel to extend coverage while at the same time will be providing a [...]

Telma and Ericsson introduce 5G network in Madagascar

Telma Madagascar has rolled out Madagascars first 5G network, via the network infrastructure supplied by Swedish tech giant, Ericsson. Telma introduced Madagascars first 5G consumer services using spectrum in the 3.6-3.7 GHz band, with the network going live on the 26th June 2020.  By rolling out 5G on the island, Telma forms part of the few [...]

Ericsson and Orange roll out 4G in Sierra Leone

Ericsson and Orange have introduced a 4G network in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Orange will use Ericsson Radio System products and solutions to deploy 4G in 60 sites. With reduced latency, subscribers in Sierra Leone can enjoy online services, including HD video and network games. The CEO of Orange Sierra Leone, Aminata Kane Ndiaye, declared, The [...]

Mobily tests 5G network in Saudi Arabia

Mobily has positively led site tests in collaboration with Ericsson for 5G (fifth generation) in Makkah around the Haram area attaining speeds in excess of 1 gigabit (1,000 megabits). The tests by Mobily and Ericsson are the first in the Haram area, which has one of the highest mobile users in the world; upon deployment, [...]

Batelco partners with Ericsson to offer 5G services in Bahrain

Telecom services operator Batelco has inked a deal with Ericsson to commercially deploy 5G across Bahrain. Batelco chairman Shaikh Abdulla bin Khalifa Al Khalifa and Ericsson president and chief executive Börje Ekholm inked the agreement at Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay in the presence of Transportation and Telecommunications Minister Kamal Ahmed. The agreement, the newest in a long and successful collaboration [...]

MTN and Ericsson expand mobile money collaboration in Africa

MTN and Ericsson have inked a five-year contract extension to offer new products and deliver Managed Services for Mobile Money services in 13 countries across Africa and the Middle East. The new agreement comprises introduction of Ericsson Wallet Platform in new markets on top of existing 13 countries. The introduction of Ericssons Wallet Platform will [...]

Jamcell Telecommunication Network to begin operations in Liberia

Liberia’s telecommunications market is enriched by a new broadband Internet service provider. The Telecommunications Authority (LTA) has just granted an individual universal license to JamCell. Jamcell will be able to evolve in the Data segment, but also to offer voice and video services. JamCell will be offering Triple Play across the country. JamCell will offer [...]

Leading TV executives to meet at NexTV Series Argentina

The next edition of NexTV Series Argentina, on May 16 and 17, will gather leading pay TV, free-to-air, OTT and TV networks executives to discuss the industry trends. The event, organized by Dataxis, will be held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Buenos Aires and will feature more than 60 speakers. Among the keynote speakers is [...]

Los principales ejecutivos de TV se reunirán en NexTV Series Argentina

La próxima edición de NexTV Series Argentina, el 16 y 17 de mayo, volverá a reunir a ejecutivos de las principales empresas de TV paga, TV abierta, OTTs y programadores para debatir las tendencias de la industria. El evento, organizado por Dataxis, se realizará en el Hotel Intercontinental de Buenos Aires y tendrá más de [...]

Telefónica selects Ericsson to power its TV services in Latin America

Ericsson announced that it has been selected by Telefónica to power a range of advanced TV services in 13 countries in Latin America. As part of the three year deal, Telefónica will be able to launch seven-day catch up and time shift services to subscribers across the region. Ericsson’s solution will be rolled out in [...]