Ericsson chosen as sole supplier for GSM to Meteor

Friday 12 March 2004 10:26 CET | News

Ericsson has been chosen by Irish operator Meteor as the sole supplier for the Core Infrastructure and Radio Infrastructure for its GSM Network.

The contract includes professional services beginning with an immediate network and coverage build out this year, and continuing with the expansion of advanced services and network capability until 2008. Under the terms of the contract, Ericsson will provide the GSM core infrastructure and radio network components. Ericsson will be responsible for network installation, commissioning and project management, continuing with network optimization, support and systems integration. The network will be rolled out in two phases. The first phase is currently underway and shipments for the second phase commencing imminently. This expansion is designed to significantly increase Meteors network coverage and network capacity to better meet rapid subscriber growth and facilitate the easy introduction of new products and services to Meteor customers.

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