Ericsson publishes Annual Report for 2016

2017-03-03 Categories: Press Releases Ericsson’s (NASDAQ:ERIC) Annual Report for 2016 is now available at: To download the pdf-version of the report click here:   To order printed versions of the Annual Report fill in the form on this page: NOTES TO EDITORS For media kits, backgrounders and high-resolution photos, please visit FOLLOW US:   MORE INFORMATION AT: News Center (+46 10 719 6996) (+46 10 719 00 00)   Ericsson is a world leader in communications technology and services with headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden. Our organization consists of more than 111,000 experts who provide […]

Vodafone Egypt and Ericsson launch first commercial virtual network function in Middle East

2017-03-02 Categories: Press Releases Vodafone Egypt selects Ericsson as partner of choice for Network Function Virtualization Ericsson’s virtual SGSN-MME has been serving and managing commercial mobile broadband traffic on Vodafone Egypt network since October 2016. Ericsson’s Virtual SGSN-MME provides superior scalability and capacity so that operators can optimize their operations and manage increasing traffic volumes Having selected Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) as its Network Function Virtualization partner, Vodafone Egypt has gone live with the first commercial virtual network function in the Middle East. Since October 2016, Ericsson’s virtual Serving GPRS Support Node – Mobility Management Entity (SGSN-MME) has been serving and […]

Ericsson and Tigo partner with GSMA to connect the unconnected in rural Tanzania

2017-03-01 Categories: Press Releases Ericsson and Tigo launch first active 3G sites in GSMA infrastructure-sharing partnership, geared towards connecting rural Tanzania The Ericsson Radio System provides first-time mobile broadband subscribers with quality services Tigo is known for Tigo will enjoy energy efficiency gains of up to 40 percent in network operations Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) and leading Tanzanian mobile network operator Tigo have partnered to launch the first of a series of rural pilot tower sites to provide mobile broadband coverage in parts of the Lindi Mtwara region, a rural province where there was previously no connection. This deployment is the offshoot […]

Ericsson's Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility report – solutions to help meet the Sustainable Development Goals

2017-03-01 Categories: Press Releases Strengthening responsible business practices throughout company operations Ericsson 5G product portfolio to be ten times more energy efficient than 4G in 5-years’ time Technology for Good initiatives now positively impact 89 million people Ericsson’s (NASDAQ: ERIC) 24th annual Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility report published today details progress toward connecting business and sustainability. Using Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a framework for the company’s impact on society, the report summarizes Ericsson’s achievements in three areas: responsible business; energy, environment and climate change; and internet for all. Börje Ekholm, President and CEO, Ericsson, says: “Providing internet access to […]

Dubai's Road and Transport Authority Chooses Ericsson to Transform its Transportation System

2017-03-01 Categories: Press Releases Dubai’s Road and Transport Authority (RTA) and Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) have signed an agreement whereby Ericsson will provide an innovative Regulatory Monitoring System (RMS) to transform and regulate the future of public transportation in Dubai.RTA’s Transport System is driven by the needs of the people who move around the city and this transformation is the foundation for the future of Dubai’s smart transport system. The agreement will allow RTA to introduce a Regulatory Monitoring System (RMS) that will provide greater consistency, transparency and security for the authority. At the same time, it will help ensure high […]

Ericsson successfully deploys OSS fulfillment suite for Jio in India

2017-03-01 Categories: Press Releases Pan-India deployment includes order management, inventory management and activation enabling faster onboarding and quality service for end users Jio is the world’s largest LTE only operator and the fastest growing digital services company having reached a subscriber base of 100 million in 170 days Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC), has successfully deployed an end-to-end OSS fulfillment suite for Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (“Jio”), the world’s fastest-growing operator. This OSS deployment includes order management, inventory management and activation solutions. The deployment has helped Jio achieve faster onboarding and provide quality service to its 100 million users. Jyotindra Thacker, President, […]

Singtel and Ericsson pave the way for consumer connected device solutions at Mobile World Congress 2017

2017-03-01 Categories: Press Releases Showcasing co-developed Assured+ solution, an integrated universal consumer IoT solution Trials for Singtel mobile subscribers set to begin in Q3 2017 Singtel and Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) are presenting their Assured+ Consumer Connected Device Solution (Assured+) at Mobile World Congress 2017, in Barcelona, Spain, demonstrating how they are leading the way with tomorrow’s IoT technology and use cases. The demonstration, at Ericsson Hall 2, is a showcase of Singtel and Ericsson’s partnership to co-create an IoT ecosystem for operators, networks and devices. Jointly developed by Singtel and Ericsson, Assured+ is an integrated IoT solution that will support eldercare, […]

Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality and Ericsson sign smart city partnership

2017-02-28 Categories: Press Releases IMM, ISBAK AS and Ericsson will work together to achieve Istanbul’s smart city vision and 2024 targets IMM and ISBAK AS aim to build on their momentum and accelerate their efforts to reach the top 5 of the World Global Cities index Ericsson will work on targets related to urbanization, population growth and resource utilization Having transformed Istanbul into a ‘city brand’, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) has signed a cooperation agreement for a smart city consultancy project with Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC). Under the umbrella of the Istanbul Informatics and Smart City Technologies (ISBAK AS) company, the […]

Ericsson and Comau partner to explore potential of 5G for smart manufacturing

2017-02-28 Categories: Press Releases Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and Comau, a world-leading company in industrial automation products, systems and solutions, have signed a collaboration agreement to explore the potential of 5G through a series of projects related to the development of innovative services and solutions on Industry 4.0 and smart manufacturing, enabled by 5G technologies. Through the combination of Ericsson’s leadership in 5G technologies and Comau’s leadership in automated manufacturing solutions, this collaboration aims to prove the benefits of advanced Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for industrial automation. Comau and Ericsson will leverage existing and future 5G network technologies, IoT platforms, […]

China Unicom deploys Ericsson's Radio Dot System in 500 buildings in Beijing

2017-02-28 Categories: Press Releases Ericsson Radio Dot System enables China Unicom to deliver superior indoor connectivity in one of the world’s fastest growing cities China Unicom subscribers can now enjoy uninterrupted 4G/LTE services in all 500 buildings, including high-rise buildings and shopping malls The ease with which the system can be deployed ensured that the buildings were connected quickly and efficiently To improve indoor mobile connectivity in Beijing, a city with over 21 million residents, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and China Unicom have deployed the Radio Dot System in 500 buildings in the space of three months. China Unicom subscribers can […]