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Nokia's revolutionary 5G virtual testing speeds deployment

Nokia is making 5G deployments faster and more cost-efficient with its patent-pending 5G virtual testing environment.

Cellcom Israel to deploy Nokia's Sensing as a Service

Nokia and Cellcom Israel have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to deploy Sensing as a Service in Israel. The aim is to create a real-time environmental data offering for the first time in Israel using Cellcom Israel's existing radio infrastructure.

Proximus one of the first operators in the world to put Nokia's biggest multi-terabit router into service at the heart of its network for tenfold increase in capacity

Nokia and Proximus today announced that they are on schedule with their "TITAN" (Terabit IP Transport and Aggregation Network) backbone network upgrade with 165 out of 600 buildings connected and 30% of 50,000 optical fibres migrated after only seven months.

The UC3M is coordinating a European project for research and training in 5G mobile networks: Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

5G networks will foreseeably transform the way we relate to technology, because they will allow people to connect with their friends and acquaintances, but also with the objects that surround them, such as household appliances or the vehicles they use to get around. In order to achieve this digital interconnection of everyday objects – what’s known as the Internet of Things - 5G networks must be capable of transporting a volume of data which is one thousand times greater than that of current 4G networks, at a much higher speed and with much lower energy consumption so as to minimise the environmental impact. In the very near future, we will be dealing with 5G both in our daily lives and in industrial environments (what is known as Industry 4.0)

A1 chooses Nokia as partner to deploy 5G in Austria

A1 and Nokia today announced they have signed a contract to expand next-generation 5G mobile communications in Austria. The contract reinforces the long-standing partnership between A1 and Nokia which has included the successful expansion of 3G and 4G / LTE mobile networks and the roll-out of Austria's largest fiber-optic network.

Continental, Deutsche Telekom, Fraunhofer ESK, MHP and Nokia Successfully Conclude Tests of Connected Driving Technology on the A9 Digital Test Track

Nokia's Multi-access Edge Computing technology (MEC) brings cloud computing resources closer to the roadside, enabling much faster reaction times (latency) in the network compared to centralized cloud architectures. T

The human voice and AI - an unlikely duet

We Speak Music – a series of six short documentaries created by Nokia Bell Labs, film production company Lonelyleap, and award-winning beatboxer Harry Yeff, better known as Reeps One, is part of Nokia Bell Labs’ Experiments in Art and Technology (EAT) program, which has been partnering with artists to create experimental performances for 50 years.

Optical Networks for the Next Decade

he volume of user traffic on carrier networks is growing at between 20% and 40% per year and if this trend continues as expected then optical transport networks will become overstretched without a significant increase in capacity beyond that currently planned by operators. The solution to this problem is likely to include a mix of new technologies, expanded bandwidths, network autonomy and many more fiber links, up to 10x in the next ten years. Understanding and solving these challenges is the key focus of the IEEE-SA Optical Networks 2020 (ON2020) group that includes individuals from leading carriers, equipment manufacturers and component vendors, including Nokia Bell Labs.

Vodafone Idea signs next-generation LTE rollout deal with Nokia to improve coverage and deliver superior data experience

Vodafone Idea Limited has partnered with Nokia to roll out its next generation, future ready LTE network across multiple service areas. As part of the agreement, Nokia will deploy state-of-the art telecom equipment, including Single RAN Advanced, massive Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) and small cells. These deployments will enable Vodafone Idea subscribers to enjoy higher-bandwidth applications and services.

Room40 uses Nokia's machine-learning powered video, audio and IoT analytics to flag emergencies and crime at service stations, parking lots and construction sites

Nokia announced that Room40, a company specializing in context aware and audio security monitoring analytics solutions, has adopted Nokia Scene Analytics in its video and audio security monitoring analytics solution to increase security and safety in various sites across Belgium. The solution will use machine-learning algorithms to identify anomalies in thousands of simultaneous streams of video, audio and sensor information, and flag incidents in real-time.

Nokia joins Pyry and Infosys, to enhance the artificial intelligence framework for industry, utilities, transportation and infrastructure organization

Nokia announced that it will partner with Pöyry, an international consulting and engineering company, and Infosys, a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, to further enhance and accelerate the adoption of KRTI 4.0(TM), an artificial intelligence (AI) framework for operational excellence.

PTCL builds 100G optical network in Pakistan with Nokia

Nokia has deployed 100G in Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited's (PTCL) network to enhance the capacity and speed of its optical network for both domestic and international traffic.

Jazz signs five-year 4G network expansion deal with Nokia to boost network capacity and coverage

azz and Nokia have signed a contract to support Jazz's expansion of its 4G network to provide better coverage and a superior subscriber experience.

Nokia wins Indosat Ooredoo's IP/MPLS network upgrade in Indonesia

Nokia has been chosen by Indosat Ooredoo (Indosat) to upgrade its IP/MPLS network to meet fast-growing subscriber demand for fixed and mobile broadband services. Nokia's FP4 network processor played a key role in the win, ensuring the scale, security and functionality needed for the 100GE network.

Nokia and U.S. Cellular Sign Multi-Year 5G Network Modernization Deal

Nokia expands its relationship with U.S. Cellular with the signing of a five-year deal to modernize the company's network by providing its end-to-end 5G technology, software and services solutions.

Telecom Egypt and Nokia to build cloud infrastructure for IoT rollout in Egypt

Nokia and Telecom Egypt today announced they will build the first cloud infrastructure in Egypt exclusively for Internet of Things (IoT) services. Telecom Egypt will use Nokia's Worldwide IoT Network Grid (WING) as a Service as the platform to launch IoT services for the enterprise segment later this year.

#MWC19: South African Operator Rain and Nokia Launch Country's First 5G Network to Support Early Rollout of 5G Services

Nokia and South African operator rain announced the launch of the country's first commercial-ready 5G network in Cape Town, following the deployment of the first 5G site last November. The achievement supports rain's goal to introduce 5G services at the earliest possible time in line with South Africa's vision to ensure a seamless information infrastructure by 2030 for an inclusive knowledge economy.

Automotive C-V2X Ready to Roll Out Globally, Says 5GAA at This Year's MWC Barcelona

"By bringing together key actors of the mobility ecosystem - across the automotive, information and communications technology industries - 5GAA continuously strives to develop forward-looking solutions for intelligent transportation services. Both for today and tomorrow," stressed Thierry Klein, 5GAA Vice Chair and Head of the Disruptive Innovation Program at Nokia Bell Labs.

#MWC19: CTC and Nokia advance the use of AI/ML powered 5G mMIMO scheduler at MWC 2019

Nokia today announced that CTC and Nokia jointly demonstrate advanced machine learning innovations for 5G RAN mMIMO optimization. Under the strategic cooperation agreement between CTC and Nokia signed in October 2018. The ML powered mMIMO algorithms will improve 5G RAN coverage and capacity and provide higher throughput and spectral efficiency.

#MWC19: Nokia and Dawiyat Integrated Collaborate on Multiple Initiatives to Develop Industry 4.0 Ecosystem in Saudi Arabia

Nokia and Dawiyat Integrated Telecommunications and Information Technology Company, part of Saudi Electricity Corporation (SEC), will collaborate on multiple projects to develop the ecosystem for Industry 4.0 in the country. Nokia's path-breaking solutions and Dawiyat Integrated's vision will together help in building infrastructure for the next generation of services.

Nokia and Saudi Telecom Co. Sign Deal for 5G Network Launch and Early Rollout of Services

Nokia and Saudi Telecom Company (STC) have signed a deal to deploy a 5G network with Nokia's end-to-end 5G solutions. Nokia's equipment, software and services will be used to set up a 5G network first in the western and southern part of Saudi Arabia, including the holy cities of Makkah and Madinah. The rollout phase is already ongoing and is expected to be completed by end of 2020.