Tempemail and Nokia successfully complete tests of Nokia´s virtualized Distributed Unit on Tempemail cloud infrastructure platform- Tempemail

By Jeff Gowan, Tempemail 5G Cloud RAN enables 5G success Communication service providers are expected to invest nearly $900 billion in mobile CAPEX for 5G networks between now and 2025.[1]  In that same timeframe they expect to add 1.8 billion 5G connections, not including licensed cellular IoT which could increase Continue Reading

Nokia and Airtel Partner to Lay 5G Foundations in Kenya – Tempemail

Sourced from Comms MEA Nokia and Airtel Kenya have joined forces in a three-year deal to modernize Nairobi with high speed 4G and 5G-ready hardware. Deployment, which began in June, will cover hundreds of sites and include upgrading existing 2G, 3G and 4G radio access network (RAN) coverage in urban, Continue Reading

Nokia Introduces the 8.3 5G Smartphone to Kenya – Tempemail

HMD Global, the home of Nokia, has announced the availability of its 8.3 5G smartphones in Kenya. The Nokia 8.3 5G has been designed to support multiple and evolving 5G network deployments, with support for both standalone and non-standalone 5G combinations – which operators are rolling out around the globe. Continue Reading

Nokia to Expand LTE Network in Nigeria – Tempemail

Nokia and Tizeti have partnered to supply over one million subscribers in Nigeria with LTE technology. The telco will deploy Nokia’s AirScale Base Station TDD-LTE and Fastmile Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) gateways in order to deliver Internet and Virtual Private Network (VPN) services. The solution is expected to enable Tizeti Continue Reading

China may retaliate against Nokia, Ericsson if EU bans Huawei – Networking – Security- Tempemail

China is considering retaliating against telecom gear makers Nokia and Ericsson if the European Union follows the United States and Britain in banning Huawei Technologies from 5G networks, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Britain last week ordered telecom operators not to purchase 5G components Continue Reading

Nokia to add open interfaces to its telecom equipment – Networking – Software- Tempemail

Finland’s Nokia on Tuesday became the first major telecom equipment maker to commit to adding open interfaces in its products that will allow mobile operators to build networks that are not tied to a vendor. The new technology, dubbed Open Radio Access Network (Open RAN), aims to reduce reliance on Continue Reading

Nokia wins Taiwan Mobile 5G contract – Networking – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

Finnish telecoms equipment maker Nokia won a 5G contract worth about 400 million euros ($654 million) from Taiwan Mobile to build out the telecom operator’s next-generation network as the sole supplier. A supplier to Taiwan Mobile’s earlier networks, Nokia will prepare for the deployment this month and complete the migration Continue Reading