Ericsson Wins T-Mobile Infrastructure Contract
Jul 15, 2003, 3:25 PM by (staff)
Ericsson and T-Mobile USA today announced that T-Mobile has awarded Ericsson a new contract extension for major network upgrades and expansion. The upgrades will include EDGE technology for high-speed data, and AMR for increased voice capacity. The contract covers the 18 markets where T-Mobile already uses Ericsson equipment, as well as two new markets - West Virgina and parts of New England. The deal is valued at USD 500 million.
Apple and Ericsson Sign Patent Accord, Settle Lawsuits
Apple and Ericsson have signed a patent-licensing agreement and put an end to on-going patent litigation between the two. Ericsson said the deal is broad and covers 2G, 3G, and 4G LTE technologies.
Ericsson to Dump Mobile Modem Biz
Ericsson today said it will cease to make wireless modems for mobile devices and cut about 1,000 jobs as a result. Ericsson cited fierce competition in the space as playing a role in its decision.
ITC to Investigate Ericsson's Patent Claims Against Apple
The U.S. International Trade Commission agreed to examine Ericsson's claims that Apple is violating its wireless patents.
Ericsson Sues Apple Over Telecom Patents
Ericsson today sued Apple in the U.S. and alleges the iPhone maker is violating multiple wireless patents.