Ericsson chosen to build EastLink wireless Network

Ericsson announced today that it has signed a four-year agreement as the sole vendor for EastLink’s wireless networks, using HSPA+ and next generation technologies.

Ericsson, whose equipment handles almost 85 percent of all mobile calls in Canada, says it will deploy technology which supports GSM/EDGE, WCDMA/HSPA and LTE for Eastlink.