ZTE to build expanded 4G LTE network for U Mobile in Malaysia
ZTE’s industry-leading LTE capabilities to bring superior mobile broadband service to U Mobile users
10 February 2015, Shenzhen, China – ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, has signed a cooperation framework agreement with U Mobile Sdn Bhd to expand the operator’s 3G and 4G LTE networks in Malaysia, bringing superior mobile broadband user experience to subscribers.
Under the agreement, ZTE will expand and optimise U Mobile’s networks in Malaysia’s major cities, leveraging a comprehensive range of products and solutions from 3G wireless access, LTE wireless access, core network, power supply, bearer network and microwave transmission services.
With high-quality product solutions and excellent engineering capabilities, ZTE will help U Mobile further enhance its services to users across Malaysia. The cooperation agreement will further strengthen the long-term strategic partnership between ZTE and U Mobile.
“This expansion project is a significant milestone in the partnership between ZTE and U Mobile,” said Zhou Fang, Vice President, ZTE. “We are committed to offering ZTE’s industry-leading products and solutions to assist U Mobile in building the highest-performance networks across Malaysia, delivering a superior mobile broadband user experience to subscribers.”
As one of the world’s leading wireless network equipment providers, ZTE’s solutions are commercially deployed by over 160 operators in more than 110 countries, including Bharti Airtel, China Mobile, China Telecom, China Unicom, Deutsche Telekom, Hutchison, KPN, Telefonica, Telenor, TeliaSonera, Vodafone, and VimpelCom. By the end of December 2014, ZTE had signed 170 commercial contracts for 4G LTE and EPC (evolved packet core) networks around the world, covering 70% of countries with investments in 4G LTE.
ZTE is a provider of advanced telecommunications systems, mobile devices, and enterprise technology solutions to consumers, carriers, companies and public sector customers. As part of ZTE’s M-ICT strategy, the company is committed to provide customers with integrated end-to-end innovations to deliver excellence and value as the telecommunications and information technology sectors converge. Listed in the stock exchanges of Hong Kong and Shenzhen (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), ZTE’s products and services are sold to over 500 operators in more than 160 countries. ZTE commits 10 per cent of its annual revenue to research and development and has leadership roles in international standard-setting organizations. ZTE is committed to corporate social responsibility and is a member of the UN Global Compact. For more information, please visit www.zte.com.cn.