Swisscom and Ericsson strengthen strategic partnership

18 December 2015 |


Swisscom and Ericsson have signed an intensified network partnership agreement to form a joint Mobile Expert Group.


Designed for its engineers to share ideas and skills, the group will be aimed at finding ways to drive innovation and transformation ensuring best-in-class mobile network.

"I'm confident that our customers will benefit from this close partnership in which we pool know-how and resources from both companies,” said Heinz Herren, CTO & CIO of Swissom.

The initiative will also seek to reduce time to market for the latest Ericsson technologies and services.

Magnus Mandersson, EVP and head of business unit global services at Ericsson, said: "Our long and close relationship with Swisscom enables us to explore innovative new ways of working that will benefit both companies and end users. We will work together to further improve Swisscom's already excellent products and services. Very short time to market will benefit all customers."