Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Vodafone Italia Outsources to Ericsson

Vodafone Italy awarded a five-year contract to Ericsson to manage the field operations of its fixed and mobile access and transmission networks, as well as for fixed core network nodes. As part of the five year agreement, about 300 Vodafone Italy employees joined Ericsson on July 1, 2011. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Ericsson said it will take over the operation and continue the current services activities while ensuring a smooth transition for Vodafone Italy's staff in order to maintain the operator's high network quality.