STC extends partnership with Ericsson

14 Oct 2014

Saudi Telecom Company (STC) has extended its partnership with Swedish equipment vendor Ericsson in order to transform, expand and upgrade its network in Saudi Arabia, Zawya reports. Further, the two companies will collaborate in testing and evolving advanced ICT technologies, with a particular focus on small cells, indoor systems and software defined networking (SDN). Khaled Biyari, STC ’s senior vice president for Technology, Operations and IT, said: ‘Partnering with Ericsson will support us to deliver high-quality connectivity both indoors and outdoors, while expanding coverage to rural areas in the Kingdom.’

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