Tus Mobil awards managed services contract to Nokia

9 Mar 2007

Slovenian start-up cellco Tus Mobil has selected Finnish vendor Nokia as its GSM/GPRS/EDGE core and radio network supplier. Nokia will also manage the network, allowing Tus to focus on marketing its mobile services. Under the deal, Nokia will supply equipment including its ‘Flexi’ and ‘Ultrasite’ EDGE-enabled base stations, MSC Server mobile softswitch, Flexi Intelligent Service Node, Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN) and a transport network. Delivery of the infrastructure has already begun, ahead of a planned commercial network launch in May 2007.