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Entel picks Ericsson for Chilean mobile network expansion

Monday 30 October 2017 | 09:11 CET | News
Ericsson has announced a contract to deploy a 5G-ready LTE network for Entel Chile, extending the companies' 20-year strategic partnership. Under the terms of the new deal, Ericsson will prepare Entel's network in the evolution path towards 5G by deploying its latest LTE FDD network technologies and LTE TDD Massive MIMO (Multiple-Input, Multiple-Output). As a result, Entel will be the first operator in Latin America to deploy Massive MIMO nationwide, said Ericsson, adding that deployment of the core network projects is set to begin immediately and will be completed in different phases

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Companies: Entel
Countries: Chile
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