Ericsson supplies full commercial EDGE system to Batelco

Monday 26 July 2004 14:23 CET | News

Ericsson has been chosen as the supplier of a full commercial EDGE system for Bahrain operator Batelco. The upgrade of Batelcos existing GPRS network will enable the launch of new consumer services and offer high-speed data access to the entire subscriber base. The agreement also includes network expansion. Under the agreement, Ericsson will provide Batelco with EDGE network infrastructure including hardware and software to enable the operator with commercial EDGE readiness throughout its network. It also includes an upgrade of the Multi-media Messaging Service (MMS), Operations Support System (OSS) and network management systems as well as an upgrade to the latest Ericsson network software release. The full network expansion also includes network deployment as well as maintenance support. The roll-out and deliveries will start in August 2004.

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