MENU

Posts Tagged ‘Unitel’

  • LTE

    Unitel & Ericsson hit 450 Mbps on commercial LTE network

    February 16, 2015 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (1)

    Ericsson and Unitel have revealed the successful demonstration of the end-to-end LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) Carrier Aggregation (CA) solution, which according to both parties is capable of supporting data speeds up to 450 Mbps. The demonstration utilised 60 MHz of...

  • (Image Credit: Darryl Linington)

    Google & Unitel to build submarine fibre network

    November 25, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Google & Unitel to build submarine fibre network

    Isabel dos Santos, CEO of Unitel, revealed that the Angolan operator has entered into a partnership with Google to launch a fibre optic submarine cable that will connect Africa to Brazil and Brazil to America, according to Diario Economico. According to...

  • Magnus Mchunguzi, Ericsson Vice President, Sub-Saharan Africa (image: file photo)

    Ericsson takes Angola one step closer to LTE Advanced

    January 15, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Ericsson takes Angola one step closer to LTE Advanced

    For the first time in Africa, Ericsson, together with Angolan telecommunications provider Unitel, have successfully demonstrated LTE Advanced (LTE-A) Carrier Aggregation technology. The demonstration was done on both 1800MHz and 900MHz spectrum bands on a...

  • Huawei shipped a third of global smartphones. 
(image: maris interiors)

    Huawei to bridge digital divide in Angola

    October 4, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Huawei to bridge digital divide in Angola

    Huawei, in partnership with the Angola Ministry of Education and Unitel, yesterday launched E-Net Phase two. “The objective of this project is to promote bridging of digital divide among Angolan youth, at the same time enhancing research and development in...

  • Ericsson expands its African leadership in LTE

    January 11, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Ericsson expands its African leadership in LTE

    Ericsson has announced that it has been selected by Unitel, a provider of telecommunications services in Angola, as a key supplier of its next-generation 4G/LTE network. The agreement covers the deployment of new LTE sites, Ericsson’s Home Subscriber...

  • Angola’s Unitel extends roaming services

    November 7, 2012 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Angola’s Unitel extends roaming services

    Angola’s telecom operator Unitel has included new countries onto its roaming service as part of a series of fresh offerings to customers.   The mobile operator said that it has expanded voice roaming services to Jordan as part of a partnership with...

  • African operators kick off LTE trials

    July 27, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on African operators kick off LTE trials

    Ericsson is currently conducting Long Term Evolution (LTE) trials with a number of African mobile operators including Econet, Movicel and Unitel. This is according Magnus Mchunguzi, Ericsson South Africa Managing Director. “It is interesting that for the...