Sunday, July 19, 2009

Canada's Globalive Wireless Selects NSN for 3G

Globalive Wireless Management Corp., Canada's newest wireless network, has selected Nokia Siemens Networks to build a greenfield 3G network.

Under the turnkey contract, the network rollout will be based on an advanced and cost-effective Build-Operate-Transfer solution (BOT) which will enable Globalive to offer new, high-quality consumer services quickly. Nokia Siemens Networks will provide Globalive with hardware and software such as the future proof, LTE-compliant Flexi Multimode Base Station, Radio Network Controller, and Network Management and Service Assurance Operating Support Systems, along with a range of services including turnkey site acquisition and construction, network integration and implementation, optimization and managed services.

With this contract, Nokia Siemens Networks now offers its products and services to four wireless service providers in Canada.