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Telenor suffers mobile network outage

Friday 31 October 2014 | 10:40 CET | News
Telenor suffered a major outage on its mobile network in Norway for two hours on the evening of 30 October. The operator said the problems were due to a database upgrade, which affected voice and SMS traffic across the country. Telenor is analysing the incident and said it will take appropriate measures to prevent similar mistakes in future. It apologized for any inconvenience to customers. The fixed network worked as normal and emergency numbers were not affected by the error. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telenor
Countries: Norway
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