Tele2 selects Nokia Siemens for 4G and expansion of 3G

Telecom Lead Europe: Tele2 has selected Nokia Siemens
Networks for 4G network and expansion of 3G services.

Tele2 customers in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania will
benefit from the network expansion and upgradation.

Nokia Siemens Networks will also assist the company to
modernize and expand Tele2’s GSM and 3G networks.

Nokia Siemens Networks will offer Single RAN (radio
access network) and Liquid Core technology for the 4G deployment and
network modernization

We wanted to further improve the coverage and
quality of mobile services for our customers by expanding and upgrading our
existing networks to the latest technology. In addition, with increased
adoption of smart devices and demand for high speed data services, we want to
build LTE networks in the Baltics,” said Niklas Sonkin, Central Europe and
Eurasia market area director, Tele2.

Tele2 is expecting that Nokia Siemens’ radio and core
platforms will ensure reliable network connections and high speed mobile
broadband services for its customers. With Nokia Siemens’ Single RAN, Tele2
will be able to launch LTE services, efficiently utilizing different frequency

Our flexible, scalable, energy-efficient radio access
network is capable of supporting the current and future network capacity needs
of Tele2. Our Liquid Core platform will help Tele2 intelligently manage its
network traffic in real time and provide the best user experience across the
three countries,” said Armando Almeida, head of Europe and Africa customers at
Nokia Siemens Networks.

Nokia Siemens is providing Tele2 with its advanced radio
and core network elements to modernize and expand its networks, and build high
speed LTE network in the Baltics. As part of its radio network, the company is
providing its compact, Flexi Multiradio Base Stations, multi controller
radio network controllers (mcRNC) and multi controller base station controllers
(mc BSC).

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