Ericsson, UNICEF unveil mapping school internet connectivity plan for African countries
Ericsson and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) have agreed to a global partnership that will provide internet connectivity mapping to educational institutions in Nigeria and 34 other countries.
GSMA reveals progress on network equipment security assurance scheme
The GSMA has announced that the world’s leading mobile network equipment vendors, Ericsson, Huawei, Nokia and ZTE, have successfully completed an assessment of their product development and lifecycle management processes using the GSMA’s Network Equipment Security Assurance Scheme (NESAS). The NESAS scheme is a collaboration and jointly led by 3GPP and the GSMA, and is…
Ericsson highlights digital infrastructure as priority during COVID-19 pandemic
Mobile telecommunications company Ericsson has advised countries and telecommunication companies to invest in strengthening their digital infrastructures during the coronavirus pandemic due to the surge in the use of network-based communication and collaboration tools.
Tech operators provide tailor-made solutions for connected cars
Technology operators in the automobile industry have provided integrated solutions to suit manufacturers’ growing demand for scalability and flexibility which supports connected vehicle service.
Ericsson appoints Nora as Head of West Africa operations
Ericsson has announced the appointment of Nora Wahby as Head of Ericsson West Africa. Wahby will oversee Ericsson’s business within this geography, holding responsibility for Key Accounts in West Africa and attending to common function resources used to gain efficiencies. Nora’s illustrious career with Ericsson started almost 20 years ago when she joined Ericsson Egypt…
Ericsson predicts dominance of body language, user interface in digital era
Swedish technology giant, Ericsson, has predicted the dominance of body language and user interface in the digital era. Ericsson, through its ConsumerLab survey, which is in it seventh year, highlighted 10 hot consumer trends that will shape businesses and human thinking for 2018 and beyond. The report points to a paradigm shift as consumers expect…
Airtel Nigeria selects Ericsson for core network upgrade
Airtel Nigeria has signed a three-year contract with Ericsson to modernize and expand its packet core network, paving the way for even faster mobile broadband services and enhanced user experience for its subscribers.
Ericsson says mobile broadband boosts global GDP by 2.8%
As mobile broadband penetration increases by 10%, it causes a 0.6% to 2.8% rise in gross domestic product (GDP).This is according to Ericsson’s report titled “How Important Are Mobile Broadband Networks for Global Economic Development?” The report examines data from 135 countries.