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February 14, 2013
06:00 EDTVIP, ERICVimpelCom signs 5-year managed services contract with Ericsson
VimpelCom (VIP) has signed a managed services contract with Ericsson (ERIC). Under the five year agreement, Ericsson will manage network operations on VimpelCom's behalf at more than 10,000 sites, as well as overseeing more than 10,000km of optical transport cables and an extensive fixed network across Siberia and the Urals in Russia. Ericsson will be responsible for network operations and field maintenance for active and passive network components, for the operator's mobile, fixed and transport networks. As part of the agreement over 400 VimpelCom employees spread over 41 locations across Siberia and the Urals will be transferred to Ericsson in April.
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September 29, 2014
11:50 EDTERICEricsson set to buy Ambient Corp.out of bankruptcy, WSJ says
Ericsson is set to acquire Massachusetts-based Ambient Corp. for $7.5M, says the Wall Street Journal. Ambient filed for bankruptcy on July 28 because it was having trouble selling its "smart grid" technology to power companies, added the Wall Street Journal. Reference Link
07:03 EDTERICNeuStar plans to send report to FCC this week, NY Times says
NeuStar (NSR) plans this week to send the Federal Communications Commission a 45-page report done by former secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Michael Chertoff, New York Times says. The report discusses national security concerns should NeuStar lose its $446M phone call routing contract to Ericsson (ERIC), as recommended to the FCC by a private phone-industry panel, the paper adds. Reference Link
September 24, 2014
09:59 EDTERICOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
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07:56 EDTERICEricsson downgraded to Neutral at UBS
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05:22 EDTERICEricsson downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS
September 22, 2014
09:49 EDTERICEricsson to hold a briefing
CEO Vestberg provides a briefing on sustainability and corporate responsibility initiatives at the NASDAQ offices in New York on September 22 at 10:30 am.
09:06 EDTERICEricsson acquires majority stake in Apcera
Apcera also announced that Ericsson has acquired a majority stake in the company. In addition, Ericsson has made a significant commitment to fund future operations and fuel growth and sales channel expansion. The all-cash deal is expected to close in Q4 and marks the most significant investment to date in deploying the next generation of PaaS technology. Apcera will retain its name and operate as a standalone company. Founder and CEO Derek Collison will continue as CEO. The company plans to immediately accelerate hiring as it prepares for expected growth.
07:14 EDTERICGSM Association to hold a conference
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September 18, 2014
05:15 EDTERICEricsson discontinues development of modems
Ericsson announced it will discontinue future development of modems and shift parts of resources in modems to radio network R&D to better capture growth opportunities in this area. The change in strategy for modems comes as the company completes its previously communicated evaluation of the future of the modems business. In order to capture opportunities in radio networks, especially within small cells, energy efficiency and M2M, Ericsson has an immediate need to increase its R&D resources by approximately 500 people. Parts of the Modems organization have a relevant R&D competence base to support this growth.
September 16, 2014
05:39 EDTVIPVimpelCom, Global Telecom Holding to sell interest in Wind Canada
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