Seoul, Korea – May 19, 2011
LG U+ selects Nokia Siemens Networks for LTE roll out in Korea
Subscribers of LG U+ in Korea will be able to enjoy faster data speeds and superior mobile broadband access. It is one of the leading operators in the country to commit to LTE technology, selecting Nokia Siemens Networks to rollout its LTE network.
Nokia Siemens Networks is deploying its single radio access network (RAN) including its award winning and highly efficient Flexi Multiradio Base Station and NetAct management system to provide consolidated configuration, monitoring and network optimization. The company will also provide network implementation services to ensure a rapid LTE network roll out that will enable LG U+ a faster time to market, expected to provide it with a competitive advantage.
“This significant deal for Nokia Siemens Networks in Korea is a sign of our commitment to LG U+ and to the Korean market,” said Paul Tyler, head of the Asia Pacific region at Nokia Siemens Networks. “This deal puts Nokia Siemens Networks at the forefront of LTE deployments in Korea and we are delighted to support LG U+ in creating a world class mobile broadband service.”
About Nokia Siemens Networks
Nokia Siemens Networks is a leading global enabler of telecommunications services. With its focus on innovation and sustainability, the company provides a complete portfolio of mobile, fixed and converged network technology, as well as professional services including consultancy and systems integration, deployment, maintenance and managed services. It is one of the largest telecommunications hardware, software and professional services companies in the world. Operating in 150 countries, its headquarters are in Espoo, Finland. www.nokiasiemensnetworks.com
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