Ericsson to close Nanjing research centre
September 14, 2021The Swedish telecom giant confirms to South China Morning Post that it will divest its product research and development activities in Nanjing by November 2021.
Market share of top 3 suppliers of base stations to undergo slight decline in 2021
July 29, 2021Chinese and European suppliers of base station equipment are expected to once again account for a global market share of more than 70% in 2021, and the top three suppliers (along with their respective market shares) are, in order, China-based Huawei (30%), Sweden-based Ericsson (23%), and Finland-based Nokia (20%), according to TrendForce’s latest investigations.
Ericsson and Samsung sign global patent license agreement
May 07, 2021Ericsson and Samsung have reached a multi-year agreement on global patent licenses between the two companies, including patents relating to all cellular technologies. The cross-license agreement covers sales of network infrastructure and handsets from January 1, 2021.
Ericsson’s 5G rollout to create 800 jobs in the UK
December 16, 2020Up to 800 jobs are expected to be generated by 2022 as Ericsson accelerates the UK’s deployment of 5G and delivering the next generation of connectivity.
Ericsson accelerates 5G for Enterprise with acquisition of Cradlepoint
September 18, 2020Swedish telecom company, Ericsson, has agreed to acquire Cradlepoint, a US-based supplier of Wireless Edge WAN 4G and 5G Enterprise solutions.
25,000 5G-ready Ericsson base stations deployed in Russia
August 27, 2020Ericsson has supported Tele2 in upgrading the operator’s infrastructure with 25,000 5G-ready base stations across Russia in just 18 months.
Competition on the mobile base station market is set to intensify
August 13, 2020The competition on the mobile base station market is set to intensify as global 5G development enters upswing, says TrendForce.
Ericsson delivers first US manufactured 5G base station to Verizon
August 10, 2020Verizon has become the first U.S. communications service provider to receive a 5G base station manufactured at Ericsson’s new 5G production factory in Texas.
Bosch launches 5G tests at Reutlingen wafer fab
August 07, 2020The German company believes 5G will be a key building block of digitalization and connectivity in manufacturing and logistics. And for that reason, Bosch is now starting compatibility tests and channel measurements for setting up a 5G network in its wafer fab in Reutlingen.
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.
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September 23, 2019Ericsson is preparing to build out a USD 100 million next-gen smart manufacturing factory in Lewisville, Texas as soon as 2020.