NEC Corporation (NEC) announced at the Mobile World
Congress 2010 that it will build the first Norwegian femtocell
network for Network Norway.
Network Norway will provide its enterprise customers with
NEC's femtocell access point to plug into their broadband
router.Ã‚ In addition, NEC is providing Network Norway with the
NEC femto gateway and access point management systems which can
aggregate and connect thousands of access points to Network
Norway's core network.
Arild E. Hustad, chief executive officer, Network Norway said,
'Our customers demand mobile services with excellent, stable
quality. Poor indoor coverage has for a long time been an issue
that needed to be solved. With NEC's femtocell solutions we
are now able to carry out a pilot to commercially and technically
test state-of-the-art phone services solving the problem with
indoor coverage, as well as a continuous, high-speed broadband