Monday, December 16, 2013

Taiwan's Chunghwa Telecom Picks NSN for LTE

Chunghwa Telecom, the largest operator in Taiwan with over 10 million mobile subscribers, has chosen Nokia Solutions and Networks as a supplier for its LTE network.

NSN will implement an LTE Radio Access Network based on its Flexi Multiradio Base Stations. The company will also expand its 3G network nationwide, ensuring smooth and smart 3G and LTE interworking. As another part of the radio access deal, NSN will enable voice services for LTE smartphone users with its circuit-switched fallback (CSFB) technology. The deal also includes network planning and optimization, system integration, technical consultancy and care services. Financial terms were not disclosed.