Enics appoints new Chief Procurement Officer
August 03, 2021EMS provider Enics announces that it is strengthening its procurement capabilities during the current challenging component shortage. To enable, and drive, favorable long-term development Denis Laxague has been appointed Chief Procurement Officer as of August 2, 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.
Rising threat of COVID-19 to hamper smartphone production
July 21, 2021Given the intensifying COVID-19 pandemic in India and Vietnam in April and May, TrendForce is revising its forecast of annual smartphone production for 2021 from 1.36 billion units down to 1.35 billion units in response to the second wave of coronavirus that has spread throughout India and Vietnam.
Nokia opens new Testing Centre in the U.S.
June 17, 2021Nokia has opened its first Open RAN (O-RAN) Collaboration and Testing Center at its offices in Dallas, Texas. Vendors will be able to execute Interoperability Tests (IOT) and end-to-end testing for O-RU/O-DU Open Fronthaul as well as xAPP testing for Nokia’s near-real-time RAN Intelligent Controller (RIC).
Daimler and Nokia sign patent licensing agreement
June 01, 2021Daimler and Nokia announced today that they have signed a patent licensing agreement.
Up to 10'000 jobs at risk as Nokia restructures
March 16, 2021Nokia says that it plans to reset the company's cost bases and invest in R&D and future capabilities including 5G, cloud and digital infrastructure, as well as other areas that will benefit Nokia in the long-term. Something that will result in the loss of jobs.
Nokia smartphones to once again be manufactured in India
January 26, 2021Indian EMS provider, Dixon Technologies, says that its subsidiary, Padget Electronics, has entered into an agreement with HMD India for the manufacturing of Nokia branded smartphones.
Salcomp expands with another factory in India
January 04, 2021The Finnish company continues its expansion in India. The manufacturer of the charger has managed to acquire a defunct factory owned by the American EMS provider Jabil.
CalcuQuote grows global team with two new European team members
December 21, 2020Quoting and supply chain software provider for the EMS industry, CalcuQuote, has strengthened its global presence with the addition of two new European team members.
Nokia starts production of next-gen 5G equipment in India
December 09, 2020Nokia announced has started the production of next generation 5G equipment at its manufacturing site in Chennai, Southern India.
Life returns to the former Nokia plant in Chennai
October 26, 2020Its been six years since there were any production going on at Nokia’s former plant in Srioerumbudur. But now the facility is once again in operation, this time under its new owner; Salcomp, a manufacturer of chargers.
Nokia and Finland’s Tampere University join forces to develop 5G chipsets
October 08, 2020Nokia has joined forces with Tampere University to establish a ‘Center of Excellence’ to enhance the development of System-on-Chip (SoC) custom processors for its ReefShark chipset portfolio.
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.
Layoffs awaits Nokia’s French subsidiary – over 1000 jobs at risk
June 23, 2020The Finnish telecom company is reportedly planning to reduce the number of employees at its French subsidiary, Alcatel-Lucent International, by almost a third of its local workforce.
Nokia adds Broadcom as 5G chipsets supplier
June 17, 2020Nokia and Broadcom have entered into a collaboration on the development of advanced semiconductor technologies, including new custom system-on-chip (SoC) processors, which will be integrated into Nokia’s “5G Powered by ReefShark” portfolio.
Nokia completes acquisition of Elenion Technologies
March 25, 2020Nokia says it has completed its acquisition of U.S.-based supplier of silicon photonics technology, Elenion Technologies.
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.
Nokia, Intel to collaborate on 5G radio technology
March 05, 2020Nokia announced it will collaborate with Intel on silicon technology for Nokia’s 5G radio portfolio and cloud networks.
Nokia and Marvell team up on 5G silicon technology
March 04, 2020Nokia and Marvell have announced a plan to co-develop leading 5G multi-RAT (radio access technology) silicon innovations, including multiple generations of custom silicon and infrastructure processors.
Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri to step downLoad more news
March 02, 2020Nokia announces that the company has appointed Pekka Lundmark as President and CEO of Nokia. Lundmark is expected to start in his new role on September 1, 2020.