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Telkom Kenya partners with Ericsson and NEC XON to expand network

Telkom Kenya has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Ericsson and NEC XON to boost the operators network with an additional 2000 wireless sites by 2023. The agreement is worth around US$100 million, and forms part of the expansion strategy announced by Telkom Kenya in August 2020. The operators CEO Mugo Kibati said that [...]

Asiacell teams up with Ericsson on LTE upgrade in Iraq

Iraqi operator Asiacell has announced that it is extending its strategic partnership with Ericsson to enhance and improve its LTE services in the country. The partners state that the ongoing project will see Ericsson modernise and expand Asiacells LTE network and supply Asiacell with the latest radio access network (RAN) equipment from the Ericsson Radio [...]

Etisalat partners with Ericsson to deploy 5G high-band in the UAE

UAE-based telecom group Etisalat has partnered with Ericsson to deploy 5G millimetre wave across its commercial network. The 5G high-band commercial deployment will help to reach high performance 5G downlink data speeds of 4.2Gbps and latency of 8 milliseconds. Etisalat has built a 5G network infrastructure that can offer enhanced performance, including ultra-high speeds and [...]

Unitel & Ericsson partner to expand telecom network across Angola

Unitel and Ericsson have signed a three-year partnership across Angola for supplying Radio System solutions. The Radio & 5G core expansions will enable Unitel to meet increasing data demands of customers on the Angolan market. The agreement sees the expansion of Ericssons Packet Core and User Data Consolidation network and readiness for 5G non-standalone services. [...]

Ooredoo seals 5G agreement with Ericsson in MENA

The Ooredoo Group has sealed the acquisition of fifth-generation (5G) equipment from Swedish telecoms supplier Ericsson. The five-year agreement includes the supply of 5G radio, core and transport products and solutions, as well as related implementation and integration services. The products and services will be launched across the ten Ooredoo operating companies in Qatar, Indonesia, Algeria, Iraq, Kuwait, [...]

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 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 operators [...]