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Nokia and Telenor Group to deploy AirGile cloud-native core solution to transform mobile network operations in Scandinavia

Nokia and Telenor Group are to deploy a cloud-native core solution based on Nokia AirGile technology, including the AirFrame data center and Cloud Packet Core, in Denmark, Sweden and Norway.

Nokia helps deploy first liquid cooled base station

Nokia, Elisa and Efore have commercially deployed a liquid-cooled base station system in an apartment building in Helsinki, a world-first achievement that promises lower costs for operators and owners of base station sites, as well as reduced CO2 emissions.

Nokia testing emergency drone tech system in Philippines

The industrial research arm of Nokia has partnered with Smart communications and the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) in a disaster-response initiative called "Nokia Saving Lives."

China Mobile and Nokia launch industry-first commercially ready 5G hybrid indoor radio solution

Nokia and China Mobile Research Institute today launched the industry's first hybrid indoor radio solution with location services to meet 5G connectivity demands inside busy large buildings such as business campuses and shopping malls.

Nokia and China Mobile Research Institute sign agreement to drive a more open 5G ecosystem

Nokia and China Mobile Research Institute have signed an agreement under which the companies will jointly optimize 5G networks using a more open architecture. Nokia will work closely with China Mobile Research Institute to simplify interoperability between multi-vendor radio access network (RAN) technologies and enable new levels of service performance for customers.

Finland : Nokia AVA helps Hutchison 3 increase network efficiency and improve the customer experience in Indonesia

Nokia is helping Hutchison 3 Indonesia increase network efficiency on the operator's LTE network and boost the customer experience. Using Nokia's Spectral Performance Management solution has led to a 17% increase in Hutchison 3's spectral efficiency, meaning more mobile broadband for more subscribers, with faster data speeds and a more reliable service.

SPARK Microsystems wins the Nokia Open Innovation Challenge 2018 for its revolutionary low-power wireless transceiver

SPARK Microsystems, which is developing a low-power wireless transceiver for the industrial Internet of Things revolution, has been named the winner of the Nokia Open Innovation Challenge 2018 (NOIC). Nokia will provide SPARK Microsystems with $100,000 as well as access to resources across Nokia and Nokia Bell Labs to further explore and develop their solution.

Nokia Corporation : Nokia announces 2018 Bell Labs Prize winners; Samory Kpotufe wins top prize for fundamental breakthrough in machine learning

Nokia announced the top three winners of its fifth annual Bell Labs Prize, an international competition for innovators with ideas that will significantly 'change the game' in the field of information and communications technologies by a factor of 10. The winners collectively earned $175,000 in cash prizes and are given the unique opportunity to collaborate with Nokia Bell Labs researchers to help realize their vision.

China Mobile and Nokia launch industry-first commercially ready

Nokia and China Mobile Research Institute today launched the industry's first hybrid indoor radio solution with location services to meet 5G connectivity demands inside busy large buildings such as business campuses and shopping malls.

Oi and Nokia sign network transformation agreement to prepare for future fixed and mobile broadband demand in Brazil

Nokia and Oi have signed a long-term technology partnership to enable Oi to meet increasing demand for fiber connectivity in the home and expand mobile broadband coverage and capacity, while preparing for the future introduction of 5G.

Nokia's Threat Intelligence Report 2019 warns on the fast-growing and evolving threat of malicious software targeting Internet of Things (IoT) devices

The Nokia NetGuard security suite provides protection against a wide variety of bots and malware. The suite aggregates, analyses and correlates security data from a variety of sources, including endpoint detection software, to help security teams control risks and costs and to improve decision making.

NIB and Nokia agree EUR 250 million financing for 5G research and development

Nokia today signed a EUR 250 million loan transaction with the Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) to finance research and development activities related to 5G technology.

Qualcomm and Nokia Complete 5G NR mmWave and Sub-6 GHz Over-the-Air (OTA) Interoperability Test Calls in Preparation for Commercial 5G Deployments in Early 2019

Qualcomm Technologies and Nokia announced that they have successfully achieved over-the-air (OTA) 5G NR data calls in both the mmWave and sub-6 GHz spectrum bands.

Professor Heli Jantunen wins Nokia Foundation Recognition Award for her pioneering academic and industry work with microelectronics

Nokia Foundation has granted its 2018 Recognition Award to Professor Heli Jantunen for her outstanding contributions to research and development of microelectronics, manufacturing and materials. The annual Nokia Foundation award ceremony was held on November 29 in Helsinki, Finland.

Hong Kong: University of Helsinki to establish AI research centre

The University of Helsinki is planning to open the Hong Kong–Helsinki Oasis for Innovation and Technology (H2O), focusing on Artificial Intelligence (AI) for smart and sustainable cities in Hong Kong together with local and international partners, including Nokia Bell Labs.

Nokia showcases 3GPP-compliant Network Exposure Function for 5G Core at Bengaluru Innovation Day

Nokia successfully showcased its Network Exposure Function (NEF) for 5G Core at Nokia's Research and Development center in Bengaluru on the center's Innovation Day. NEF will allow service providers to deliver an improved quality of experience for internet application and device provisioning, enabling a number of 5G use cases including Massive IoT, Ultra Reliable Low Latency Communication and Enhanced Mobile Broadband. Nokia NEF will be commercially available in the third quarter of 2019.

AIS Fibre teams up with Nokia to launch first in-home meshed Wi-Fi service to customers in Thailand

AIS Fibre, a leading fixed broadband operator, is teaming up with Nokia to provide residential customers with a new premium service that ensures a seamless Wi-Fi broadband experience reaching every corner of the home. AIS Fibre customers in Thailand will be eligible to receive the Nokia WiFi Beacon 3 duo-pack for a special price which, once installed, quickly establishes a whole-home meshed Wi-Fi network that significantly enhances ultra-broadband coverage and performance.

Nokia and nbn highlight ultra-fast broadband evolution with Australia's first G.fast deployment

Nokia and nbn Australia have reached another significant milestone in their partnership with the deployment of the first G.fast-capable Distribution Point Units (DPUs) onto the nbn network. nbn has deployed the technology to support the cost-effective evolution of its Fiber-to-the-Curb (FTTC) network to meet customer demand for broadband services using existing copper lines.

Nokia and StarHub complete 5G New Radio pilot in Singapore

In partnership with Nokia, service provider StarHub has completed its first outdoor pilot of 5G New Radio on 3.5GHz frequency band in Singapore.

Eight Inductees to the National Association of Music Merchants TECnology Hall of Fame Announced

The 1964 Bell Labs electret microphone patent attributed to Gerhard Sessler/James West will be one of the eight culturally-significant audio inventions will be inducted to the TECnology Hall of Fame (THOF). The inventions span the 1940s through today and will be officially named during a ceremony held at The 2019 NAMM Show in Anaheim, California on Saturday, January 26.

An African first: Nokia powers 200G optical service on Telecom Egypt's Delta Backbone Network

Nokia announced that Telecom Egypt has adopted Nokia's Photonic Service Engine (PSE) technology to double backbone capacity on its Delta Region DWDM backbone network. Commercial deployment of the new high-speed service started in June and represents the first 200G long distance, single carrier transmission service in Africa.

Nokia and China's OPPO sign patent license agreement

Nokia announced that it has signed a patent license agreement with OPPO. Under the agreement, OPPO will make payments to Nokia for a multi-year license period.

Philippine Red Cross to Employ Nokia Drone Networks Solution to Aid Disaster Response

Nokia and mobile operator Smart Communications are collaborating with the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) unveiled a collaboration to bring innovative technology liket LTE-connected drones to disaster areas. The event also served as the inauguration of the non-profit Nokia Saving Lives (NSL) solution, which PRC will now incorporate into their toolkit for demanding search and rescue activities.

A Break in the Quest for the Quantum Speed Limit

The findings, reported in November in Nature Physics by a team working at the University of Sherbrooke in Canada and the National Laboratory for Intense Magnetic Fields (LNCMI) in France, indicate that electrons inside a variety of ceramic crystals called “cuprates” seem to dissipate energy as quickly as possible, apparently bumping up against a fundamental quantum speed limit.

Teleste's smart and safe bus stop built at the Nokia Campus in Espoo, Finland, as a part of the LuxTurrim5G ecosystem

Teleste has built a smart and safe bus stop at the Nokia Campus in Espoo, Finland, as a part of the LuxTurrim5G ecosystem. The innovative bus stop has been designed to improve safety and security for public places through Teleste’s newly launched Connected Zone concept that was introduced in October during Teleste’s Security Seminar in Sweden, where the concept will continue to be developed and tested as a part of Teleste’s Smart City offering.