Ericsson wins 4G contract with STC

13 Feb 2012

Saudi Telecom Company (STC) has contracted Sweden’s Ericsson as one of the main suppliers for an end-to-end Long Term Evolution (LTE) 4G mobile network. The operator plans to be offering 4G coverage across 65% of the Kingdom by the end of 2012, rising to 95% by end-2014. Under the contract, Ericsson will also manage and operate the new LTE infrastructure, adding to the managed services agreements the vendor has for STC’s 2G and 3G networks.

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