Globe Telecom picks ip.access to deploy femtocells nationwide

26 Jul 2019

Filipino mobile network operator (MNO) Globe Telecom has selected UK-based telecommunications equipment firm ip.access to carry out a nationwide femtocell deployment aimed at boosting network connectivity inside homes and small businesses across the Philippines. In a press release, ip.access notes that the contract forms part of the telco’s nationwide femtocell deployment programme consisting of 3G residential and enterprise 4G/LTE femtocells, targeted to commence in 2019. In total, ip.access will deploy 10,000 femtocell units this year to strengthen Globe’s domestic network and enable it to provide enhanced indoor coverage for residential, enterprise, SoHo and VIP customers. Filipino system integrator (SI) OneCommerce will be responsible for the integration and installation of the new network technologies.

Philippines, Globe Telecom (incl. Innove), ip.access