Airtel, Vodafone launch VoLTE with Nokia Networks - report

Monday 18 January 2016 | 01:31 CET | News
Indian mobile operators Bharti Airtel and Vodafone are preparing to deploy VoLTE technology on their networks in partnership with Nokia Networks, The Economic Times reports, citing unnamed people familiar with the matter. According to these sources, Airtel and Vodafone have selected Nokia for an IP multimedia system for VoLTE deployment. Additionally, Idea Cellular is in "active talks" with Nokia on a similar contract, the sources added.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel / Bharti Airtel / Idea Cellular / Nokia / Nokia Networks / Reliance Jio / Vodafone
Countries: India
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