Dubai, UAE – June 7, 2023: Nokia, a global leader in telecommunications technology, has joined forces with du, a leading UAE-based telecommunications operator, to introduce groundbreaking broadband services using fixed-wireless access (FWA). This strategic collaboration marks a significant milestone in the Middle East tech landscape, as du becomes the first operator in the region to leverage Nokia Multi-Access Gateway (MAG) for delivering 4G/5G FWA broadband services to residential and business users.
By deploying Nokia cutting-edge FastMile 5G gateways, MAG technology, and professional services, du aims to unlock new possibilities in residential broadband connectivity. With FWA emerging as a game-changing application of 5G, du is poised to provide customers with lightning-fast gigabit speeds and seamless connectivity for immersive broadband experiences.
Nokia MAG, powered by its advanced 7750 Service Routers (SR), efficiently delivers broadband services over fiber and fixed-wireless access technologies. By optimizing traffic offloading from the mobile core network, du can enhance service scalability, extend subscriber coverage, and accelerate the introduction of innovative broadband offerings.
This collaboration between Nokia and du underscores their shared commitment to drive technological advancements in the telecom sector. The deployment of Nokia FWA solutions positions du at the forefront of connectivity, empowering residential and business users with enhanced broadband capabilities and unlocking a new era of digital experiences in the UAE.
About Nokia Nokia is a global leader in telecommunications technology, providing a comprehensive portfolio of products, solutions, and services. With a vision to shape the future of technology and human connectivity, Nokia is driving network and digital transformations worldwide.
About du du, a subsidiary of Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company (EITC), is a prominent telecommunications operator in the UAE. Committed to enhancing connectivity for individuals and businesses, du offers innovative solutions and services, delivering value, reliability, and an exceptional customer experience.