Role in Project:
- Leader of WP2
- Standards leader
Ericsson AB is a company in the Ericsson Group (Ericsson). Ericsson is the world's leading provider of technology and services to telecom operators. The market leader in 2G and 3G mobile technologies, Ericsson supplies communications services and manages networks that serve more than 370 million subscribers. The company's portfolio comprises mobile and fixed network infrastructure, and broadband and multimedia solutions for operators, enterprises and developers. The joint ventures ST-Ericsson and Sony Ericsson provide hand-set manufacturers and consumers with feature-rich personal mobile devices. Ericsson is advancing its vision of 'communication for all' through innovation, technology, and sustainable business solutions. Working in 175 countries, more than 82,500 employees generated revenue of USD 27,1 billion in 2009. Founded in 1876 and headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, Ericsson is listed on OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm and NASDAQ.
The organisation within Ericsson AB which will be engaged in the project, called Ericsson Research, provides Ericsson with system concepts, technology and methodology, to secure long term competitive product provisioning. World-class innovation is achieved through cooperation within Ericsson and with partners, customers, universities and research institutes. The groups participating in HIATUS cover research in the areas of radio access technologies and signal processing, radio network and radio interface architectures, network management, including algorithms, protocols, performance.