Nortel wins Telefónica Móviles UMTS deal

21 Jun 2005

Madrid-based mobile operator Telefónica Móviles has awarded Nortel Networks a multi-year contract to supply UMTS mobile technology, including the expansion of a core multiservice network to support 3G services. Nortel said the agreement would enable Telefónica Móviles to support increased demand for voice and data services and reduce operating costs through the ‘consolidation of disparate networks’. No financial details were disclosed.