Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Canada's Rogers Picks Ericsson for LTE

Ericsson has been named sole supplier for Roger's LTE network. Ericsson will deploy all 4G/LTE radio sites with its new multi-standard radio base station, RBS 6000, and upgrade and expand Rogers' existing packet core network into an Evolved Packet Core (EPC) network, supporting the new LTE network. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Ericsson noted it has now signed commercial LTE contracts with six of seven of the top ranked operators by 2010 global revenue.

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