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GSM Capital: How Ericsson’s millionth base station went live in Nigeria

Ericsson said back in 2007 that it delivered its millionth GSM base station in Nigeria in a period that saw the nation riding the crest of the mobile telephony revolution. The shipment marks a milestone for the GSM technology that, since its introduction in 1991, has connected more than 2.3 billion users, Ericsson said at […]

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IBM, Ericsson to jointly design 5G antenna

Ericsson and IBM have announced a joint research on phased-array antenna designs for 5G that allow networks to provide customers with data speeds orders of magnitude faster than what is available currently. The technology companies say that as mobile device manufacturers race to provide the latest features and applications to consumers, and wireless machine-to-machine (M2M) […]

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By 2020, mobile to reach 90% of world users, Ericsson says

Ericsson has predicted that 90% of the world’s population will own a mobile phone by 2020, with total smartphone subscription reaching 6.1 billion over the next six years. [su_quote cite=”- Ericsson Mobility Report”]”The falling cost of handsets, coupled with improved usability and increasing network coverage, are factors that are making mobile technology a global phenomenon […]

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Ericsson to buy German supports consultancy

Ericsson has announced its intention to acquire GEOSS, an operations support systems (OSS) consulting company based in Germany. GEOSS’ core competencies include consultancy, systems development, systems integration and operational support. It specialises in creating and developing high-performance solutions for the configuration and monitoring of IP networks (Network Near Assurance). Stephan Weber, Managing Director at GEOSS […]

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