DiGi will soon offer ZTE USB modems for use on its HSPA network, thanks to the deal between ZTE and Telenor.
Telecoms equipment supplier ZTE Corporation (HK:073) announced Thursday that it has signed an agreement with Norway’s Telenor Group for the supply of UMTS/HSPA and EDGE USB modems.
The company said that the one-year agreement is expected to involve delivery of up to two million units. No indication was given of the value of the contract. Telenor, a Scandinavian communications, IT and media company, operates in 13 countries including Denmark, Hungary, Malaysia, Norway, Pakistan, Russia, Sweden and Ukraine.
A ZTE spokesperson said that the contract shows that its products are competitive and they expect the contract to strengthen its position in the market. –Source