Wednesday, August 16, 2006

Indonesia's Telkomsel Selects Ericsson's 3G/HSPA

PT Telekomunikasi Selular Indonesia (Telkomsel) selected Ericsson to provide its 3G/WCDMA network. In a three-year agreement, Ericsson will deliver 3G/WCDMA radio and core network, including HSPA, with deployment beginning immediately. The contract also includes three years of managed services, with Ericsson providing a comprehensive services offering including establishing, operating and managing the operations of Telkomsel's 3G network.

The deal expands Ericsson's geographical footprint in Indonesia, which will cover 11 provinces: East Java, South Sumatra, North Sumatra, West Sumatra, Riau, Kalimantan, Sulawesi, Bali, Nusa Tenggara, Maluku and Irian Jaya.

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