Nokia Networks bags deal to modernize railway communication in Spain

Nokia Networks, Siemens and Thales have bagged a 10-year contract from Adif to modernize and maintain the national railway’s communication system in Spain.

Adif aims to reduce operational costs and ensure safe, speedy and dependable train services by offering the contract.

As per the deal, Nokia Networks will maintain the GSM-R communication system, including transport and radio networks, fixed telecommunications, video surveillance, centralized management and monitoring systems, and remote power systems. It will upgrade the GSM-R core network to provide network geo-redundancy for greater reliability.

Nokia Networks will provide its GSM-R core network, Subscriber Data Management, One-NDS (Network Directory Server) and NT-HLR (Home Location Register), NetAct 8 network management system.

Nokia Networks also deliver Professional Services to provide systems integration, complete network operations and care; remote management from Global Delivery Center to ensure high quality of services delivery.

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