Sunday, January 17, 2010

Zain Nigeria Installs Huawei's Blade Mobile Soft-switch

Zain Nigeria has installed Huawei's ATCA-based, next-generation blade mobile softswitch to serve 8 million customers.

Huawei said its blade mobile softswitch can provide real-time monitoring, fault location and automatic recovery features. In addition, based on the MSC Pool networking architecture, Zain can quickly achieve network resource sharing, guarantee the services continuity, and improve the system' s reliability achieved up to 99.9999%. In the future, the network can evolve to IMS network capabilities. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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