One more LTE win for NSN! VimpelCom, world’s sixth largest network operator with a global presence has chosen NSN for LTE roll-out in one of its major markets Russia. This win is significant considering chances of the deal-expansion to other regions. This is NSN’s second significant mobile broadband deal in Russia recently, with first being with largest Russian operator MTS.
Read the official Blurb below,
VimpelCom has chosen Nokia Solutions and Networks as vendor for its Long Term Evolution (LTE*) radio access networks in the central region of Russia, Siberia, South and most of the Volga and Ural regions. Under the five-year agreement, NSN will deliver, install and integrate LTE radio access equipment. The company will also provide rollout services for the implementation and commissioning of 4G mobile broadband services.