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edotco has 3,600 base station sites in Malaysia, plans to increase market share


edotco Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of Axiata aims to grow its market share in Malaysia to 20% next year. It has

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Ericsson Mobility Report (November 2015): 150 million 5G mobile subscriptions by 2021


Ericsson Mobility Report (November 2015) is now available for download. Ericsson forecast of 150 million 5G mobile subscriptions by 2021.

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Ericsson & Telstra demonstrate 1Gbps capability via LTE-Advanced network


Ericsson and Telstra (Australia) announced the world’s first demonstration of 1 Gbps capability with five carrier LTE-Advanced Carrier Aggregation integrated on a live end-to-end mobile network. LTE-Advanced is major enhancement of the current Long Term Evolution (LTE) standard with a goal to offer Internet download speeds up to 1Gbps.

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Ericsson Radio System & Ericsson Radio Dot System launched in Malaysia

Todd Ashton, Head of Ericsson Malaysia and Sri Lanka with components of the Radio System.

Ericsson has launched the Ericsson Radio System and Ericsson Radio Dot System in Malaysia. These solutions are designed to deliver the capacity and quality required from local networks that were originally built and optimized to deliver voice services across a defined coverage area. Both of these Ericsson solutions will allow operators to improve data coverage and capacity for their subscribers, ...

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Ericsson: 7.2 billion mobile subscriptions in Q1 2015, forecast 9.2 billion in 2020

Findings from the latest edition of the Ericsson Mobility Report, published early this month (June), show the total number of mobile subscriptions in Q1 2015 was around 7.2 billion, including 108 million new subscriptions. In 2020, Ericsson forecast that mobile subscriptions will reach 9.2 billion while smartphone subscriptions will more than double, reaching 6.1 billion. 70% of the world’s population ...

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Ericsson celebrates 50th Year Anniversary in Malaysia with brand new office

Ericsson celebrated its 50th Year Anniversary in Malaysia with the official launch of its brand new office location in The Pinnacle, Bandar Sunway (Petaling Jaya, Selangor). Officiated by Dato’ Sri Ahmad Shabery Cheek, Minister of Communication and Multimedia (MCMC), Ericsson said the event was held to shine a spotlight on the company’s pivotal role in the history of Malaysia’s telecommunications ...

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Ericsson signs three-year Global Network Agreement with Axiata Group

Ericsson has entered into a three-year global framework agreement with Axiata Group Berhad to provide microwave network solutions and radio technologies for Axiata operating companies. The deal extends the supply of microwave, 2G, 3G and 4G wireless technologies, which includes Ericsson MINI-LINK microwave transmission, multi-standard RBS6000 family of base stations for macro and small cell networks, and Ericsson Psi Coverage ...

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Alcatel-Lucent sets new world record broadband speed of 10 Gbps over traditional copper telephone lines

Bell Labs, the research arm of Alcatel-Lucent, has set a new broadband speed record of 10 gigabits-per-second (Gbps) using traditional copper telephone lines and a prototype technology that demonstrates how existing copper access networks can be used to deliver 1Gbps symmetrical ultra-broadband access services. Achieving 1 Gbps ‘symmetrical’ services – where bandwidth can be split to provide simultaneous upload and ...

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Youth & apps to drive smartphone & data usage in South East Asia says Ericsson

Ericsson releases its first appendix to the Ericsson Mobility Report that specifically covers the South East Asia and Oceania region. The appendix illustrates the differences across the region, including smartphone uptake, access to LTE, and network performance. Three key trends driving ICT growth in the region are youth culture, urbanization and the rise of smartphones. The region’s youth population of ...

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300 mobile operators have commercially launched LTE networks in 107 countries

To date, 300 mobile operators have commercially launched LTE networks in 107 countries, according to a data released by GSA (Global mobile Suppliers Association) in its latest LTE report. 35 LTE networks have launched so far in 2014. The total number of commercial 4G LTE networks is expected to exceed 350 before the end of this year.

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