TIM Brasil, the Brazilian subsidiary of Telecom Italia Mobile, has selected Nokia Networks to modernize and expand its 3G and 4G LTE networks in 17 states across the North, Northeast and Center West regions. Under the agreement, Nokia Networks will also provide its small cells products, as well as implementation, optimization and care services.
Key highlights of the deal:
- Nokia Single RAN Advanced platform based on the high-capacity, scalable and energy-efficient Nokia Flexi Multiradio 10 Base Station for 3G and 4G technologies
- Nokia Flexi Lite Base Stations to enhance capacity and provide the best coverage in dense areas
- Nokia Flexi Zone Small Cells solution to provide almost limitless capacity for indoor and outdoor hotspots
- Comprehensive Global Services including Network Planning and Optimization, Implementation and Care to ensure a successful network upgrade and consistently high quality
Marco Di Constanzo, Head of Mobile Networks at TIM Brasil, said: “We are extremely focused on delivering high-quality services and proud to introduce the most advanced technology in Brazil. The network modernization and expansion, coupled with the deployment of new solutions such as high-capacity small cells, will significantly improve the performance and capacity of our infrastructure where it matters most. Nokia Networks is our key partner in supporting these initiatives.”
Francesco D’Angelo, Customer Team Head at Nokia Networks, said: “This project is another important milestone in Nokia Networks’ long-standing and well-established partnership with TIM Brasil. We will provide our innovative technology and a complete range of Professional Services so that TIM Brasil can offer best-in-class communications services to its customers.”