Nedaa and Nokia explore 5G network slicing for smart cities and public safety

Nokia announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Nedaa, the Dubai government’s security network provider. The MoU will look into ways to upgrade Nedaa’s telecommunications network across RAN and core by combining 5G technology with Nokia’s innovative technologies.

Four new devices including the most eco-friendly Nokia smartphone unveiled

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced the release of four new devices, including our most eco-friendly smartphone yet, the Nokia X30 5G, which is made of 100% recycled aluminum and 65% recycled plastic. Furthermore, more responsible packaging, as well as our standard longevity, promise to revamp the Nokia device portfolio across all ranges.

Nokia and Safaricom complete Africa’s first FWA 5G slicing trial

Nokia announced that its 4G and 5G Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) network slicing with mobile operator Safaricom on its live commercial network was a success. This is the first-time 4G/5G network slicing has been successfully achieved in Africa.

Nokia selected by Orange Egypt to modernize network

Nokia announced that Orange Egypt has opted to modernize its existing Nokia SDM solution to support the operator’s subscriber growth over the next five years. The SDM network has been upgraded to include a total modernization of the solution, including upgraded hardware…

MEA will have 250 million 5G subscriptions by 2026

Mikko Lavanti, Head of Mobile Networks, Nokia MEA, said, “Globally, the pace of 5G network rollouts has surpassed 4G/LTE networks. Two years after the first LTE launch there were only 25 million subscriptions across 60 networks, while two years after the first 5G launch, 340 million subscriptions were registered across 155 networks. This trend in the region clearly indicates that there is a pressing need and expansion of 5G networks