Huawei: ‘the factory will be built in France, regardless of what the government says’
March 09, 2020In late February, the Chinese telecom giant announced its intention to build an automated factory will focus on 4G and 5G equipment in France.
Ericsson USA 5G smart factory produces its first base stations
March 05, 2020Signed, sealed and ready to deliver; the first 5G products from the new Ericsson USA 5G Smart Factory in Texas has left the production lines.
Ericsson to close European offices amid virus outbreak
February 28, 2020The Swedish telecom company is shutting down three offices in three different European countries after one of its employees in Croatia tested positive for the novel Coronavirus.
U.S: 5G tech from Huawei competitors just as good
February 24, 2020Attempting to influence European countries to consider 5G technology from Sweden’s Ericsson, Finland’s Nokia, and South Korea’s Samsung as alternatives to telecom giant Huawei, a senior U.S. diplomat has reportedly sparked tensions between the U.S. and certain European allies.
White House: ‘we’re not buying Ericsson or Nokia’
February 10, 2020Following U.S. Attorney General William Barr’s statements that the US should consider taking on a controlling share of the two Nordic telecom companies, Vice President Mike Pence dismissed the suggested strategy.
William Barr wants US to o buy stakes in Ericsson and Nokia
February 07, 2020U.S. Attorney General William Barr said during the China Initiative Conference that the US should consider acquiring a controlling stake in Ericsson and Nokia to counter the threat from Chinese telecom giant Huawei.
Ericsson opens new R&D site in France
January 20, 2020Ericsson says it will establish a new R&D site in France with up to 300 employees, accelerating 5G momentum in Europe.
Ericsson to pay $1B to resolve US corruption investigations
December 09, 2019Swedish telecom company Ericsson has reached a resolution on U.S. FCPA investigations by the the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Ericsson to set up new 5G assembly line in Brazil
November 26, 2019The telecom equipment maker is reportedly planning to invest some USD 238 million in Brazil in order to add a dedicated assembly line for 5G technology for its Latin American operations.
Kathrein’s antenna and filter business - now in Ericsson's hands
October 03, 2019Swedish telecom company, Ericsson, has completed its acquisition of the antenna and filter division of Germany-based Kathrein.
Ericsson readying for U.S. 5G smart manufacturing
September 23, 2019Ericsson is preparing to build out a USD 100 million next-gen smart manufacturing factory in Lewisville, Texas as soon as 2020.
Ericsson automated smart factory operational in China
September 18, 2019September 2019 marks a major milestone in Ericsson’s smart manufacturing capabilities as a SEK 500 million (EUR 46.58 million) transformation of the company’s existing factory in Nanjing, China, reaches its conclusion.
Ericsson to build the company’s first smart factory in the U.S.
June 26, 2019Ericsson plans to build its first fully-automated smart factory in the US. The new factory will produce Advanced Antenna System radios to boost network capacity and coverage, including rural coverage, as well as 5G radios for urban areas, both necessary for rapid 5G deployments in North America.
US ban takes a toll on Huawei - and its American suppliers
June 17, 2019Micron and Western Digital are facing immediate impacts; while Huawei faces longer-term storage-supply challenges, says IHS Markit.
Ericsson ends legal battle with Intellectual Ventures
June 10, 2019Swedish telecom company Ericsson says it has signed a license agreement Intellectual Ventures ending all patent infringement lawsuits between the companies, including a lawsuit that went to trial earlier this year and resulted in a USD 43 million jury verdict for Intellectual Ventures.
ABB & Ericsson team up to accelerate wireless automation
April 01, 2019ABB and Ericsson have strengthened their long-standing relationship with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at Hannover Messe 2019. The collaboration enhances their joint vision for the future of flexible production with advanced automation and wireless communication
Ericsson to acquire Kathrein’s antenna and filters business
February 25, 2019As antenna technology is growing in importance, Ericsson expands its Ericsson Radio System portfolio with new products and strengthens its antenna in-house competences and capabilities through the acquisition of Kathrein’s antenna and filters business.
Troubles on the horizon for Swedish Ericsson
January 10, 2019The Swedish telecom company’s segment, Digital Services, is not moving along as planned, and the Business Support System (BSS) areas is not showing the progress it needs, thus jeopardising the entire Digital Services segment’s overall profitability target for 2020.
Ericsson establishes Indian AI accelerator
December 17, 2018Ericsson has set up a Global Artificial Intelligence Accelerator (GAIA) in Bengaluru, India. This hub set up by the Swedish company in India will focus on research and development in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Automation.
Ericsson and Volvo Cars sign five-year deal for the cloudLoad more news
November 29, 2018Ericsson has been selected by Volvo Cars to provide the industrialized Ericsson Connected Vehicle Cloud (CVC) platform to further enable its digital vehicle services.