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T-Mobile and Ericsson sign major $3.5 billion 5G agreement

By : CIOL Bureau

Ericsson and T-Mobile announced a multi-year, $3.5 billion contract to support T-Mobile’s nationwide 5G network deployment. Under the deal, Ericsson will provide T-Mobile with the latest 5G New Radio (NR) hardware and software compliant with 3GPP standards. Bridging from a

Ericsson Expands its end to end 5G platform to enable faster 5G rollout

By : CIOL Bureau

Ericsson is expanding its end-to-end 5G Platform by adding new hardware and software products to the Ericsson Radio System portfolio, further enhancing the agility and speed with which Indian operators can roll out their 5G networks. Ericsson is also strengthening

India will host its 1st Mobile World Congress in September

By : CIOL Writers

India will be organising its first mobile congress in September with a special focus on reaching out to the South East Asian markets. “There is Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and an edition in Shanghai. There is nothing in between

Part 2: ”In a few years mobile networks will look more like the Apple app store”

Ibrahim Ahmad Christian Hedelin, VP & Head of Strategy, Network Products at Ericsson shares details on how the company will make their way in India’s mobile networks, and what are some of the network innovations that the company is working

Part 1: “We are working on cost-efficient evolution from 4G to 5G”

Ibrahim Ahmad Christian Hedelin, VP & Head of Strategy, Network Products at Ericsson shares his views on 5G, how they will make their way in India’s mobile networks, and what are some of the network innovations that his company is

Ericsson plans an emergency wallet for use in disaster areas

BANGALORE, INDIA: To enable the distribution and use of digital funds by relief workers and affected populations during disaster or crises, Ericsson has committed to develop Ericsson Emergency Wallet. Ericsson presented its intentions at the World Humanitarian Summit, in support

Ericsson and Orange trial IoT over GSM, LTE

BANGALORE, INDIA: In a bid to improve indoor coverage, reduce IoT device cost and extend battery life, Ericsson and Orange are launching world’s first trial for Internet of Things (IoT) over LTE and GSM. IoT is a rapidly growing segment

5G will create new use cases related to IoT: Ericsson

NEW DELHI, INDIA: South Korea, Japan, China and the US will  lead with the first, and fastest, 5G subscription uptake, forecasts the recent Ericsson Mobility Report. 150 million 5G mobile subscriptions have been forecast by 2021 in the report. 5G

Ericsson and Cisco partner to meet future network challenges

BANGALORE, INDIA: Ericsson and Cisco today announced a global business and technology partnership to create the networks of the future. In a world driven by mobility, cloud, and digitization, the networks of the future will require new design principles to

SKY NEWS to use Ericsson for captioning services

MUMBAI, INDIA: Ericsson will provide live captioning services for Australian News Channel (ANC)’s SKY NEWS LIVE and SKY NEWS BUSINESS available in 2.8 million subscribing homes. The contract also includes captioning services for SKY NEWS’ in-flight news bulletins for airline

Ericsson strengthens video compression portfolio with Envivio acquisition

MUMBAI, INDIA: Ericsson has announced the completion of the acquisition of Envivio. The transaction was completed through a merger of its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Cindy Acquisition Corporation, with and into Envivio. Envivio survives the merger as a wholly-owned subsidiary of

Things that could still turn the tide for the Indian telecom operators..

Faisal Kawoosa It was a real pleasure listening to Hans Vestberg, President and CEO of Ericsson recently at the Ericsson Connect 2015 at New Delhi along with the other distinguished speakers during the course of the event. And of course,

Ericsson to increase workforce in Bangalore R&D center

BANGALORE, INDIA: Ericsson is developing technology that is going to be the foundation for networks, cloud infrastructure, and services. Bengaluru is a major R&D center in India for Ericsson which employs a 550 strong workforce, working on solutions for India

‘Arterial Pulse Analyzer’ and ‘ImmunizeIndia’ win Network India 2015

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Ericsson announced the winners of ‘Networked India 2015’ at New Delhi. The two winning projects are: Arterial Pulse Analyzer (low-cost device to diagnose cardiovascular diseases),  and ImmunizeIndia (World’s largest vaccination reminder service). The winning Projects were given

Govt’s decision to digitize cable platforms in India is a huge opportunity: Ericsson

By : Rashi V

It looks like that Ericsson is transforming to become a ICT player from a telecom infrastructure company. Ericsson has identified new priority areas OSS/BSS, IP and Cloud, TV and Media, Manages services model etc. In these segments, TV and Media

Ericsson reports net sales growth of 85% in Q2

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Swedish telecom giant Ericsson has reported year-on-year net sales growth of 85% in Q2, 2015 compared to 29% in Q2, 2014. Hans Vestberg, president and CEO, Ericsson said, “Reported sales increased by 11 percent. Sales, adjusted for comparable units

Tata Sky enhances its video service with Ericsson

MUMBAI, INDIA: Ericsson has announced that Tata Sky, a DTH operator has chosen the Ericsson AVP 4000 System Encoder to enhance TV viewing experience for its customers. Tata Sky has upgraded and expanded its entire DTH platform to the AVP

Ericsson funds two tech ideas developed by IIT students

NEW DELHI, INIDA: Swedish mobile telecom equipment maker Ericsson will fund two projects developed by IIT students to promote the spirit of innovation, as well as develop innovative tech solutions for the benefit of society as well as the industry.

Ericsson and Tata Sky join hands for 4K broadcast service in India

NEW DELHI: Ericsson has announced that it has enabled Tata Sky launch the first commercial 4K video service in the subcontinent. With the launch of the Tata Sky 4K service, customers subscribing to this service can watch video up to

Idea Cellular selects Ericsson to roll out 3G services in Delhi

NEW DELHI: Ericsson has bagged three-year contract from Idea Cellular to drive data growth and enhance the mobile broadband experience for its customers in Delhi. Ericsson will enable Idea Cellular to roll out 3G services in Delhi as well as