Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Orange Uganda Outsources Mobile Net to Alcatel-Lucent

Orange Uganda has selected Alcatel-Lucent to build, operate and manage its mobile network, including technical support, repair, field maintenance and program management services. Alcatel-Lucent said this full Managed Services contract is the first ever in Uganda as well as in East Africa.

"Orange Uganda is looking to reduce costs by employing new business models for operating and maintaining a network which offers a comprehensive range of communications services across its territory," said Pierre Barnabé, chairman and CEO of Alcatel-Lucent France.

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