Telstra Chosen Ericsson as 5G Network Provider

Telstra Chosen Ericsson as 5G Network Provider

Telstra Australian operator has selected Swedish technology company Ericsson as its 5G network provider. Telstra Chosen Ericsson as 5G Network Provider

After the Australian government banned Chinese-equipment provider Huawei, Telstra chosen Ericsson for its upcoming ultra-fast mobile network 5G.

Telstra Chosen Ericsson as 5G Network Provider

Telestra Chief Exucutive, Mr Andy Penn said:

We’ve signed a multi-year strategic deal with Ericsson. We mutually have a same philosophy about being a global leader.

Furthermore, the operator launched its 50th 5G-enabled site in the cities of Adelaide, Perth and Canberra. According to the company, 200 sites will be enabled by the end of this year. Telstra’s Gold Coast-based 5G Innovation Centre was made with Ericsson while two companies completed trials of the technology in 2017.

Ericsson president and chief executive Börje Ekholm said:

Telstra and Ericsson have continued to demonstrate industry leadership through ongoing innovation and collaboration with best in class partners needed to build an end-to-end 5G ecosystem.

Also Read: NEC and Samsung Entered in 5G Partnership Agreement

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