Telenor taps Huawei for microwave backhaul

17 January 2013 |


Nordic carrier Telenor has entered into a three-year strategic cooperation framework contract with Huawei for the deployment of microwave backhaul technology.

Under the deal Telenor will deploy Huawei’s E-Band and full outdoor microwave equipment to support the large-scale deployment of LTE networks across its footprint in the Nordic region, CEE and Asia.

Huawei said that its solution enables high bandwidth, smooth evolution, quick deployment and easy management for LTE backhaul networks.

"Huawei has forged a long-term strategic partnership with Telenor in the microwave field. We will continue to focus on customer needs and innovate in microwave solutions, helping our customers gain commercial success in the mobile broadband field," said Jack Wang, president of transport network product line at Huawei.