Nokia Networks has signed a partnership agreement with Flash Networks to include Flash Networks’ Harmony Gateway as part of its mobile broadband core network offering.
The solution enables operators to optimise video and web traffic for an improved user experience, including faster web browsing and downloads, smoother video viewing, and content control services.
“Partnering is an essential part of our company strategy to enable business growth for all the players in the market. We see an exciting partnering opportunity with Flash Networks to extend the ecosystem and grow beyond our current mobile broadband portfolio,” said Thorsten Robrecht, vice president at Nokia Networks.
“With the addition of Flash Networks’ offerings into our mobile broadband portfolio, we create a significant value-add and enable mobile operators to maintain a competitive edge by providing the fastest network possible while handling the dynamic growth in mobile data.”
“We are delighted to team up with Nokia to improve the mobile internet user experience,” says Ran Fridman, senior vice president of worldwide sales at Flash Networks. “Thanks to the partnership we will be able to expand our market reach while helping operators improve their network performance in a cost effective way by better utilising their existing network capacity.”
The Harmony optimisation solution from Flash Networks improves average mobile access speeds by 50% while keeping video stalling to a minimum and reducing network load by 30%.
It provides operators with a more cost-effective architecture for 4G and 3G networks by providing them with more bandwidth management flexibility combined with Nokia Networks’ planning and optimisation expertise in mobile broadband.