Telecom Italia, Ericsson to offer Expo 2015 mobile services

Monday 24 November 2014 | 16:29 CET | News
Telecom Italia has signed a partnership agreement with Ericsson to provide mobile services based on 3G and 4G networks at the Milan Expo 2015 world fair. The Italian operator will be using Ericsson technology to develop what it describes as the smart city of the future at the Expo 2015 site. The mobile broadband technology deployed at the site will be based on Ericsson's RAN and Core networks, allowing Telecom Italia to meet the needs of the expected 20 million visitors to the fair, to be held in Milan from 01 May to 15 October 2015. The infrastructure will also guarantee the necessary mobile

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telecom Italia
Countries: Italy
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