APT selects Ericsson to support 4G expansion

9 Sep 2016

Swedish vendor Ericsson said it has been selected to provide equipment and services to help Taiwan’s Asia Pacific Telecom (APT) develop its nationwide 4G LTE network. The agreement includes LTE RAN, Evolved Packet Core equipment and services such as network rollout, network design and optimisation, integration and training. Commenting on the contract, Hakan Cervell, head of Ericsson Taiwan, noted: ‘We are pleased to partner with APT to bring Ericsson’s proven technology leadership to their business … With the introduction of 4G/LTE and continuous optimisations of APT’s networks, customers will experience superior voice quality and faster speeds on their smartphones.’

Taiwan, Asia Pacific Telecom (APT), Ericsson