Telenor Picks NEC for Microwave Gear
TOKYO -- NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced that it signed a global framework contract with Telenor, Norway’s leading fixed and mobile telecommunications operator, for the supply of its compact microwave communications system, the “iPASOLINK” series, including the “5000ips” long-haul, large capacity microwave system and related services such as installation and commissioning.
The global framework contract awarded to NEC is one of the contracts covering the Telenor group’s 11 affiliates. The 11 affiliates include operators such as Pannon GSM Telecommunications Ltd. of Hungary and GrameenPhone Ltd. of Bangladesh. This contract strengthens NEC’s position as the primary microwave communication system supplier for the Telenor Group.
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