Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Ericsson to supply WCDMA/HSPA to TIM Brasil

TIM Brasil, Brazil's largest GSM operator, has selected Ericsson to provide a WCDMA/HSPA network, enabling the launch of high-speed mobile broadband in eight states across Brazil. Under the agreement, Ericsson will be the sole supplier of a 2G/3G common core network and the main supplier of a radio access network in the Brazilian states of Acre, Distrito Federal, Goiás, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Rondônia, São Paulo and Tocantins. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Ericsson will also provide services, including network and technology consulting, network design, network deployment and systems integration of end user service platforms and applications.http://www.ericsson.comhttp://www.tim.com.br