Nokia Siemens Networks


Expert Member
Jan 5, 2009
Nokia Siemens Networks started operations on April 01, 2007.

With a vision of 5 billion people connected and ‘always on’ by 2015, the new Nokia Siemens Networks is ready to connect the world.

In June 2006, Siemens Networks and Nokia Networks Business Group announced plans to merge into a 50-50 joint venture, creating a telecommunications powerhouse called Nokia Siemens Networks.

Nokia Siemens Networks is a leading global enabler of telecommunications services. The company provides a complete, well-balanced product portfolio of mobile and fixed network infrastructure solutions.

With a robust workforce of over 700 qualified employees, Nokia Siemens Networks has offices in SADC countries: South Africa, Botswana, DRC, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Nokia Siemens Networks has built a dedicated training institute to enhance the technical and management expertise of its professionals. In addition, it has established a Local Development Centre consisting of 100 engineers, computer scientists and technicians involved in Software development, Multi-vendor systems integration and testing, and Project integration support.

In the African subcontinent, Nokia Siemens Networks is a leading provider of end to end solutions of fixed and mobile voice and data networks and telecom infrastructure services for carriers. With dedicated business models, Nokia Siemens Networks will help customers and service providers ensure profitability in some of the fastest growing low ARPU markets in the African subcontinent.

The company serves some of the largest operators in Southern Africa including Vodacom; CellC; Telkom; Neotel; MTC; Telecom Namibia; CellOne; TDM Moz.

Nokia Siemens Networks has undertaken a number of regional development and social responsibility initiatives in over 40 countries across Africa, the Middle East, Near East and South America.

The convergence of fixed and mobile communications is spawning new services that are transforming the way people live, work and play. Nokia Siemens Networks will be at the forefront of this transformation, working to enable exciting services for everyone, anywhere, anytime.