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Nokia has announced to develop 500 digitally integrated villages across India
Delhi-NCR, India – Nokia announced Smartpur project that aims to develop 500 digitally integrated and sustainable villages across India in line with government’s vision of Digital India. In phase 1 of the project, a pilot has been rolled out in Haryana and Tamil Nadu with Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF) as the implementation partner to develop 10 such villages in each state. The pilot in Tain village in Mewat district in…
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…
Interoperability test in the 3.5GHz and 28GHz successfully finished by Qualcomm and Nokia
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Interoperability test in the 3.5GHz and 28GHz successfully finished by Qualcomm and Nokia
Nokia and Qualcomm Technologies have successfully completed interoperability testing in the 3.5Ghz and 28Ghz spectrum compliant with the global 3GPP 5G NR Release 15 standard – which was formally confirmed in December – and using the commercially available Nokia AirScale base station and device prototypes from Qualcomm Technologies. Focusing on the commercialization of 5G technology, with New Radio as its foundation, Nokia and Qualcomm Technologies testing at Nokia’s 5G center…
Cloud-native core network deployed by Nokia and China Unicom for VoLTE and VoWiFi
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Cloud-native core network to be deployed by Nokia and China Unicom for VoLTE and VoWiFi
Nokia and China Unicom are to deploy a cloud-native core network based on Nokia AirGile technology in seven Chinese provinces. The network will provide new agility which will enable the delivery of high-quality voice services, and lay the foundations for the future evolution to 5G. The deployment of the Nokia cloud-native core network will enable China Unicom to deliver Voice-over-LTE (VoLTE) and Voice-over-Wi-Fi (VoWiFi) capabilities from a single platform, as…
First Europe-wide integrated Aviation Network launched by DT and Inmarsat is ready for service
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First Europe-wide integrated Aviation Network launched by DT and Inmarsat is ready for service
Deutsche Telekom and Inmarsat have, together with their technology partner Nokia, completed the key technological step in the development of the European Aviation Network (EAN), the world’s first integrated S-band satellite and complementary LTE-based terrestrial network built for Europe. With the set-up of around 300 base stations across all 28 member states of the European Union, as well as Switzerland and Norway, the ground network component of EAN has become…
Nokia and DT will test 5G industrial use cases in Hamburg Port
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Nokia and DT will test 5G industrial use cases in Hamburg Port
Testing of 5G is to commence in an industrial environment in the Port of Hamburg, with the Hamburg Port Authority, Deutsche Telekom and Nokia commissioning an 8000-hectare area with which to carry out key tests of various aspects of 5G functionality, including network slicing. 5G will be tested with use cases like traffic lights management, data processing from mobile sensors and virtual reality. To provide connectivity, an antenna has already…
Nokia has defended business scale in difficult market time – 2017 result
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Nokia has defended business scale in difficult telco market time – 2017 result
Nokia’s Networks business • 2% net sales growth at constant currency in Q4 2017 was driven by IP Networks and Applications and by Ultra Broadband Networks. The large year-on-year variations in foreign exchange rates had a negative impact on reported net sales, with net sales down 4% compared to the year-ago period. • Strong operational discipline produced a solid Q4 2017 gross margin of 37.6%, and an operating margin of…
Nokia announced Future X network architecture for 5G
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Nokia announced Future X network architecture for 5G
Nokia has outlined the scope of its Future X architecture for 5G, the basis for its new reference silicon design and the foundation of its 5G technology and services portfolio. This portfolio – to be showcased at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next month – comprises a full, end-to-end network. According to Nokia Bell Labs it delivers up to three times more data capacity per cell site and 30% lower…
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Telefónica announced 5G Technological Cities project in Spain
Telefónica presented the 5G Technological Cities project, which will enable to lead the way towards 5G in Spain, with the initial deployment of 5G capabilities in the cities of Segovia and Talavera de la Reina, in partnership with Nokia and Ericsson. Telefónica will convert the two cities into 5G living laboratories over the next three years (2018-2020), with pioneering capabilities including the initial 5G capacity, the deployment of the new…
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Nokia has signed an agreement with NTT DOCOMO for LTE to 5G evolution.
Nokia has signed an agreement with NTT DOCOMO, Japan’s largest mobile operator, to supply 5G baseband products for aiming to deploy in a 5G mobile network planned to be in commercial service by 2020. Nokia will support NTT DOCOMO’s commercial 5G operation in Japan by further enhancing existing baseband units and integrating its 5G New Radio (5G NR)-based* AirScale hardware in the network, which will provide NTT DOCOMO’s mobile customers…