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Orange selects Nokia and Ericsson for 5G network roll-out in France

Friday 31 January 2020 | 14:06 CET | News
Orange announced that it has chosen Nokia and Ericsson to support its 5G deployment in France. The two companies are both long-term partners of the operator, already providing RAN equipment for 2G/3G/4G infrastructure. Nokia will continue to serve the western and south-eastern areas of the country, while Ericsson will remain the main supplier for the Ile-de-France, north-east and south-west regions.

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Companies: Ericsson / Nokia / Orange France
Countries: France
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