Deepest LTE network provided by Ericsson in Canada
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Deepest LTE network provided by Ericsson in Canada
Ericsson and Ambra Solutions have worked together to deliver Canada’s deepest underground LTE network for the Agnico Eagle mining site, LaRonde in Abitibi, Quebec. Located three kilometers below the surface, the LTE network will provide data and voice mobility services across the site and enable several Internet of Things (IoT) use cases to improve safety and mining operations. LTE cellular networks can provide data and voice mobility services over low…
Nokia will deploy largest ever GSM-R solution in Poland
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Nokia will deploy largest ever GSM-R solution in Poland
Espoo, Finland – Nokia, together with its partners Herkules, Pozbud and Wasko, and Poland’s state-owned railway operator PKP Polskie Linie Kolejowe S.A. (PKP PLK) have signed a five-year contract to deploy a nationwide turnkey GSM-R and mission-critical backhaul network to enhance railway security and reliability throughout the country. This project, Nokia’s largest-ever GSM-R contract, will provide PKP/PLK with one of the biggest state-of-the-art railway communications networks in Europe.Once completed, the…
Ericsson's CEO summarized company business direction and strategy
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Ericsson’s CEO summarized company business direction and strategy
Speaking at the Ericsson Annual General Meeting (AGM), President and CEO Börje Ekholm summarized the company’s focused business strategy, its financial performance and the measures taken to improve company performance during 2017. A focused business strategy Ekholm explained that the starting point for Ericsson’s strategy is the focus on its customers, the service providers, and their three main challenges – decreasing the cost per gigabit, becoming fully digital, and finding…