Ericsson awarded managed services contract for Maxis 3G network

Wednesday 20 April 2005 10:00 CET | News

Ericsson has signed a contract with Maxis Communications Berhad, Malaysias largest mobile operator. Under the agreement, Ericsson will operate Maxis 3G network for a period of 18 months, after which the operation of the network will be transferred to Maxis.

With this contract, Maxis becomes the first operator in Asia that employs a managed services solution for its 3G (WCDMA) network, while managing its own 2G network. Under the terms of the agreement, Ericsson will be responsible for extensive and continuous knowledge transfer in 3G operations, including competence training in other locations where Ericsson is involved in similar operations. Ericsson will also provide network consulting services to develop service level agreements and key performance indicators. This is Ericssons second managed services contract with Maxis. The first was for Ericssons mobile music portal, M-USE, the platform for Maxis mobile music services offered under myMaxis, which is hosted, integrated and managed by Ericsson.

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