Chinese telecom equipment provider Huawei and Telecom Italia jointly announced on November 15 further collaborations in Italy
At a forum on mobile broadband network in the southern Italian city of Palermo
, Huawei and Telecom Italia announced that they will collaborate on the deployment of UMTS (Universal Mobile Telecommunications System)/HSPA (High-Speed Packet Access) network in southern Italy
. Previously, Huawei has already constructed an HSUPA (High-Speed Uplink Packet Access) network for Telecom Italia on the island of Sicily
, according to a report by The Inquirer.
Furthermore, ahead of the forum, Huawei revealed an agreement struck with Telecom Italia to set up a Mobile Innovation Center
. Currently, Huawei's Italian operations are based in Rome
, and Turin