Sunday, September 19, 2010

Bharti Airtel Selects Ericsson, NSN and Huawei

Bharti Airtel has chosen Ericsson India, Nokia Siemens Networks and Huawei Technologies as network partners to launch 3G Services in India. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Ericsson was selected to supply the majority of the 3G License Circles held by Bharti. With the new contract, Ericsson continues to be Bharti's largest network partner across 2G and 3G circles in the country.

On the same lines, Bharti has also expanded its relationship with Nokia Siemens Networks, which would manage Bharti's 3G Network in 3 circles across India.

Bharti Airtel has also introduced Huawei Technologies as the 3rd partner for offering 3G services in a few circles.

Airtel said its upcoming 3G services will be specifically targeted towards mobile broadband. The network will be HSPA+ ready from launch.

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