Ericsson to expand Vivo’s network

22 Jun 2005

Brasilcel (Vivo) has signed a contract with Ericsson for the expansion of its CDMA microwave transmission network in four states. Under the terms of the deal, Ericsson will enhance Vivo’s network with the traffic node platform MINI_LINK TN, expanding coverage and services in Bahia, Espirito Santo, Rio de Janeiro and Sergipe. It will also supply over 1,500 microwave terminals. The value of the deal has not been disclosed.