Azercell picks Ericsson for 5G-ready network

10 Apr 2019

Azerbaijani cellco Azercell has selected Ericsson to modernise its radio access network (RAN), under a two-year programme including the nationwide supply of multi-standard radio equipment from Ericsson Radio System and a comprehensive set of services. Based on Ericsson’s RAN and services portfolios, Ericsson will evolve Azercell’s mobile network to be 5G-ready. Ericsson Azerbaijan’s head Arda Cetiner commented: ‘This is an important milestone in developing our long-term partnership with Azercell. Ericsson Network Optimisation and Predictive Analytics subscription will accelerate Azercell’s journey to 5G, deliver the best possible user experience across the country, and help meet the mobile data demands of tomorrow.’

Azerbaijan, Azercell, Ericsson