Airtel taps Ericsson for LTE-FDD network in Delhi

Wednesday 2 September 2015 | 14:56 CET | News
Indian operator Bharti Airtel has selected Ericsson to deploy its 4G (LTE-FDD) network in Delhi. Under the terms of the four-year contract, Ericsson will provide its multi-standard radio equipment from the Ericsson RBS 6000 base station family for macro and small cell networks. The agreement also includes deployment of Ericsson's LTE RAN software for Bharti Airtel. The platform works seamlessly with the existing 2G and 3G networks deployed by Ericsson. In addition to Delhi, Ericsson has also partnered Bharti Airtel to deploy LTE networks in four other circles.

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Companies: Bharti Airtel
Countries: India
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