Mobily selects Huawei to build nationwide IP backbone to support 3G

29 Nov 2007

China’s Huawei Technologies has been selected by Saudi Arabian cellco Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) to construct a

nationwide IP backbone network for voice and data services, aimed at enabling Mobily to provide users with faster and more reliable 3G mobile services. According to Huawei, the new system will also allow delivery of a wider range of subscriber services, while helping Mobily move towards an all-IP network.