Ericsson awarded $39 million GSM contract

Ericsson and Serbian GSM operator Telekom Srbija have signed a $39 million contract to expand Telekom Srbija’s GSM network.

Ericsson says the network expansion will be completed within twelve months and will allow Telekom Srbija to offer its customers the latest, most advanced GSM services. Network capacity will also be increased.

Under the contract, Ericsson will provide hardware and software expansions of both the core and radio GSM network, as well as deployment, systems integration, competence development and support services.

“This expansion of the GSM network of Telekom Srbija will pave the way for future business growth,” stated Bo Andersson, President, Ericsson Serbia & Montenegro. “We are confident that with our solution the operator will be able to offer its customers state-of-the-art features, services and world-class network quality.”