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Airtel Zambia picks Ericsson for network upgrade

Airtel Zambia selected Ericsson to overhaul its 2G and 3G networks, as the country's three mobile operators remain under pressure to improve the quality of their services and reduce costs.

Vodafone sets up new security unit for enterprise customers

Vodafone created a new line of business that is dedicated to providing its enterprise customers across the globe with cyber security technologies, and specialist advice and support.

Philips leverages Vodafone M2M network for global smart street lighting services

Philips selected Vodafone as its global wireless connectivity partner for an Internet of Things (IoT) based smart street lighting system that the company said will pave the way for additional smart city initiatives in the future.

Report: T-Mobile ekes slight lead over Netherlands rivals in mobile call success

Deutsche Telekom's T-Mobile Netherlands business narrowly beat rivals KPN, Vodafone Netherlands and Tele2 Netherlands in terms of voice call success rates, research company Omnitele said.

Ericsson: Vodafone NL first in country to launch fully virtualised VoLTE, Wi-Fi calling

Ericsson announced that upgrades to Vodafone Netherlands' (NL) core network have enabled the operator to launch the first cloud-based, fully virtualised, voice over LTE (VoLTE) and Wi-Fi calling service in the country.

Report: Tesco plans to take full control of MVNO if Hutchison buys O2 UK

Tesco emerged as another company that hopes to benefit from the potential takeover of O2 UK by CK Hutchison, after reports said the UK supermarket giant views the proposed merger of O2 with Three as an opportunity to take full control of its MVNO business in the country.

Conclusr warns that Vodafone, Liberty Dutch JV will lure business customers from KPN, raise prices

A planned joint venture between Vodafone Netherlands and Ziggo may attract business customers away from market leader KPN, according to a survey conducted by Dutch research company Conclusr.

Tele2 NL offers heavy mobile discounts to fixed users in convergence bid

Tele2 Netherlands turned up the heat on its rivals by offering its fixed line customers heavy discounts on mobile services, but only for the next fortnight.

Juniper Research: In-flight mobile roaming revenues to reach $3B by 2020

In terms of total operator billed mobile roaming revenues, in-flight roaming will only represent around 5 per cent of revenues globally by 2020.

Verizon, Vodafone, others remain cool to Facebook's TIP network project

BARCELONA, Spain-- Executives from a handful of top carriers said they will evaluate Facebook's new Telecom Infra Project (TIP), but they generally offered a lukewarm view of Facebook's stated effort to develop new technologies "and reimagine traditional approaches to building and deploying" networks.