Alcatel to expand SMARTS network

25 Nov 2005

Russian regional cellco SMARTS Group has contracted Alcatel to extend its GSM/GPRS network in the Povolzhie region, doubling its subscriber capacity in the cities of Kazan and Saratov. Under the terms of the contract Alcatel will deliver its Evolium GSM/GPRS/EDGE radio access solutions, including all elements of the Base Station Sub-system (BSS). Alcatel will also deliver capacity extension for its Evolium Mobile Switching Center (MSC).

Russia, SMARTS Group