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Nokia, US Cellular boost capacity after FCC decision to expand connectivity due to Covid-19

Monday 20 April 2020 | 16:53 CET | News
Nokia is partnering with US Cellular to boost capacity in several markets, including the Northwest Region of the US, where networks are experiencing increased traffic demand due to Covid-19. In addition, US Cellular and Nokia are helping protect customers from an onslaught of malware related to the pandemic aimed at stealing personal data.

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Companies: FCC / Nokia
Countries: United States
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