Bharti Airtel has signed a multi year deal with Nokia to enhance 4G network connectivity and enhance user satisfaction. Bharti Airtel Signs Multi Year Deal Nokia 4G Network Capacity.
Airtel will deploy Nokia’s SRAN solution along with AirScale Radio Access, Baseband, and related services in 9 different circles of India. The deal between Airtel and Nokia will also lay the foundation for 5G services in the future.
Airtel will give special attention to rural areas and will compete with Reliance Jio. The main aim is to provide seamless network connectivity.
Bharti Airtel Signs Multi Year Deal Nokia 4G Network Capacity:
Since the demand for stable network connection is growing in India, Bharti Airtel is doing its best to cater to the needs of network demand and offer seamless connectivity to telecom subscribers. To ensure that, Airtel will deploy SRAN solutions in India. This will help operators to manage 2G, 3G, 4G connections better from a single platform and reduce network complexity.
Airtel To Deploy Nokia’s RAN Equipment:
The deal between Airtel and Nokia also deploys RAN equipment, AirScale Radio Access, Baseband, and NetAct OSS solution. Since the addition of subscribers is low in the current period, the deployment of Nokia’s Services will aid the telco giant in maintaining its ARPU and boost network capacity at challenging times.
The major telecom operator is also planning to add 26,000 new 4G sites. This will enhance network coverage in rural areas. Airtel has also signed a contract with Ceragon for 4G network expansion. The telecom giant has started deploying services in rural areas.
Foundation For 5G Connectivity In India:
Airtel is delivering the best-in-class connectivity to its subscribers in both rural and urban areas. Also, the telco giant is continuously improving its 5G readiness. It is expected that the Services of Nokia will help Airtel deploy approximately 300,000 radio units across several spectrum bands which will lay the foundation for providing 5G connectivity in India.