Sunday, August 3, 2008

Indosat Installs Mobile Softswitch with NSN

Indosat, Indonesia's leading communications services provider,

has selected Nokia Siemens Networks' mobile softswitching solution to allow it to meet future capacity demands and offer customers reliability and added-value services. To ensure network efficiency and stability, Nokia Siemens Networks will also provide a broad range of services including replacement and relocation of old equipment, network design, new equipment implementation and project management as well as training and maintenance for all products and solutions included in the deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Arjun Trivedi, Head of sub-region Indonesia for Nokia Siemens Networks, said: "The Indonesian telecommunications market is seeing tremendous traffic growth. Our future-proof technology is designed to meet a demanding mobile environment as users become more data-hungry. Our reliability, combined with a best-in-class services capability, will allow Indosat to meet market demand and work towards an all-IP environment -- the ideal platform for today and tomorrow."