Huawei Updates

Huawei and China Telecom Complete the Industry's First Live Network vCPE Test

19 Sep, 2014

Huawei and China Telecom Corporation Limited Beijing Research Institute today announced that they have jointly completed live network tests of the industry's first Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) based Virtual Customer Premises Equipment (vCPE). The functionalities and performance of the vCPE in multiple access modes has been tested and met the requirements expected from carrier and enterprises. The test represents the first step towards commercialization of the enterprise vCPE.

Broadband WORLDFORUM 2014

19 Sep, 2014

October 21-23, 2014, RAI Exhibition & Convention Centre, Amsterdam

Huawei and Infosys Announce Global Partnership to Offer Cloud, Big Data and Communication Solutions

18 Sep, 2014

Huawei and Infosys today announced a global partnership to jointly offer enterprise customers with cloud, big data and communication solutions. The alliance brings together the Huawei’s expertise in information communication technology, particularly cloud infrastructure and Infosys’ global IT service expertise.

Innovation Makes Computing Easy and EfficientHuawei Unveils FusionServer Series Solutions and SDI

18 Sep, 2014

At the 2014 Huawei Cloud Congress (HCC2014), Huawei unveiled its latest FusionServer V3 series servers using Intel® Xeon™ E5-2600 v3 processors. Huawei’s FusionServer series are a broad portfolio of server solutions for Big Data, cloud computing, virtualization, and mission-critical enterprise applications.

Huawei Successfully Demonstrates Global Transport Software Defined Networking Interoperability

18 Sep, 2014

Huawei today announced its success in demonstrating interoperability on single-domain controller and NetMatrix coordinator for transport software-defined networking (SDN), as a significant practical achievement for its future-oriented SoftCOM strategy. Organized by the Optical Internetworking Forum (OIF) and Open Networking Foundation (ONF), interoperability tests were performed in telecom carriers in Asia, Europe and North America to accelerate the industrial adoption of transport SDN technologies and improve network interoperability and programmability.

Telefónica Selects Huawei as its Partner for Operations Support System (OSS) Solution

17 Sep, 2014

Huawei today announced Telefónica has chosen Huawei and its end to end Performance Management Solution to manage its Latin-American networks.

Huawei announces increased investment in professional services--Aligning with its goals of Transformation of ICT networks and open digital operations for ICT

17 Sep, 2014

Huawei announces increased investment in professional services--Aligning with its goals of Transformation of ICT networks and open digital operations for ICT

Huawei and Maju Nusa bring better connectivity to remote corners of Malaysia with Multi Operator Radio Access Network (MORAN)

17 Sep, 2014

Huawei today announced that it has successfully deployed the Multi Operator Radio Access Network (MORAN) mobile network sharing system through its partner Maju Nusa at over 127 sites spread across Malaysia. It is a national project under the TIME 3 Universal Service Provision program initiated by the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC).

Huawei and CPIC Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement to Promote the Development of ICT Architecture for the Insurance Industry

17 Sep, 2014

Huawei, today signed a strategic cooperation agreement with leading Chinese insurance provider China Pacific Insurance Co., Ltd. (CPIC) to develop a joint technology application laboratory to develop ICT architectures for the insurance industry. Signed during the Huawei Cloud Congress 2014 in Shanghai, the agreement indicates that Huawei and CPIC will combine their expertise in ICT and insurance, leverage innovative technologies, and develop advanced applications. The companies’ joint R&D efforts will leverage next-generation ICT architecture to promote and lead the transformation of insurance companies in the mobile Internet era.

Huawei Grandly Launches Active-active Data Center Disaster Recovery Solution

17 Sep, 2014

Huawei grandly launches its active-active data center disaster recovery solution in Shanghai Expo Center. The solution, through active-active deployment for application level disaster recovery of data center, visual and agile operation and maintenance, realizes automatic business switch, application zero interruption and data zero loss, together with effective resource management. This indicates that Huawei is able to provide the highest requirement of data center disaster recovery solution for business continuity in the industry and satisfy the clients’ requirement for high reliability.

Huawei Launches Enterprise Software Development Kit at its First Developer Forum

17 Sep, 2014

Huawei today held its first Developer Forum themed "Develop for Infinite Opportunities" in Shanghai, China. As part of the annual Huawei Cloud Congress, the Forum gathered more than 500 chief technology officers (CTOs), representatives from software developers, academics, and other experts to share insights on the trends and best practices on software development and the implementation of industry-specific ICT applications. During the event, Huawei also introduced its enterprise Software Development Kit (eSDK) platform and support systems for partners. The eSDK platform allows software developers to leverage Huawei’s advanced information and communication technology (ICT) capabilities to develop differentiated, competitive, and industry-specific applications.

Huawei, SZMG, and Sobey announce a strategic omnimedia cloud partnership

17 Sep, 2014

2014 – At HCC 2014 media industry forum today, Huawei, Shenzhen Media Group (SZMG), and Sobey Digital Technology Co., Ltd announced a three-party strategic partnership and unveiled the industry's first business-driven omnimedia cloud solution to help customers in the broadcasting industry implement business agility and easily address challenges in their transition to omnimedia.

Huawei releases Global Connectivity Index

16 Sep, 2014

Huawei today released the Global Connectivity Index (GCI) at the Huawei Cloud Congress (HCC). With findings from 25 developing and emerging countries that account for 78% of global GDP and 68% of population, and 10 industries, including finance, manufacturing, education, transportation and logistics, the report is the first quantitative assessment of connectivity and its value from both national and industrial perspectives. Held in Shanghai, the annual congress brings together customers, partners and industry professionals to share insights and discuss industry trends.

Huawei Builds on Cloud-Centric IT Strategy at Huawei Cloud Congress

16 Sep, 2014

Huawei today underscored its ambition to maximize value for customers by simplifying IT systems and making businesses agile with more open, converged, and innovative technologies, at the Huawei Cloud Congress (HCC) 2014. At the annual event, Huawei will launch a series of innovative IT solutions – including data centers, converged storage, cloud operating systems (OS) and Big Data analytics platforms – that bring to life Huawei’s vision to "Make IT Simple, Make Business Agile." HCC gathers over 10,000 customers, partners and industry professionals from more than 80 countries and regions around the world to share insights and promote dialogue on industry trends and topics around cloud computing and Big Data. Participants at the two-day event will hear from 66 of Huawei’s partners and industry leaders across the ecosystem, including Intel, Seagate and SAP.

Huawei deploys Blade Site solution in Lithuania

15 Sep, 2014

Huawei and Omnitel have deployed the Huawei Blade Site wireless base station solution for commercial use in Lithuania, the world’s first commercial deployment of this next-generation solution. The deployment of Huawei’u Blade Site solution – a core offering under the innovative Huawei SingleRAN® solution portfolio – will support Omnitel, the leading mobile operator in Lithuania and a part of TeliaSonera Group, in addressing challenges in site acquisition. The collaboration builds on the successful modernization of the operator’s radio access network earlier this year, where Omnitel and Huawei have established an innovative network to achieve faster commercialization of the latest mobile technology.

Huawei Showcases Innovative Video Business Solutions at IBC 2014, Helping Operators Capitalize on the Video Traffic Growth

12 Sep, 2014

Huawei today showcased its innovative video business solutions and shared its vision for a dynamic video ecosystem at IBC 2014 in Amsterdam. Huawei believes that the growing demand for video traffic will be a key driver of telecom business growth, and that operators should embrace an innovative video business ecosystem to capitalize on the video traffic growth, in particular the mobile traffic growth.

Huawei wins five-year managed services contract with MTN Group in six countries

11 Sep, 2014

Huawei today announced it has been awarded a five-year managed services contract with MTN Group, a South Africa-based multinational mobile telecommunications company. Under the terms of this contract, Huawei will now provide managed services for MTN Group in the six countries in which the group operates globally, including Ghana, Cameroon, Guinea and Benin, and cover a range of services such as managed network operations, network performance management and spare parts management.

Huawei holds its first Global Professional Services Forum

10 Sep, 2014

Huawei will host its first Global Professional Services Forum under the theme "Enabling Business and Operational Excellence", in London, UK on September 15 to 17. The event will explore industry trends, innovative strategies and successful business practices in the digital economy era.

Huawei and 21Vianet Collaborate to Launch China’s Largest Commercial SDN Network

09 Sep, 2014

Huawei, today announced a partnership with 21Vianet Group Inc. (21Vianet), the largest carrier-neutral Internet Data Center (IDC) services provider in China, to launch China's largest commercial Software-Defined Networking-enabled (SDN) network. The network will provide flexibility to subscriber networks that manage and support cloud services. It will enable enterprises to adjust their business strategies to stay competitive in a dynamic market environment.

Stand out from the crowd with Huawei Ascend G7

04 Sep, 2014

Huawei unveiled its new Ascend G7 smartphone at Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin (IFA) 2014 today. Built with outstanding craftsmanship, a 5.5-inch HD screen, enhanced 4G LTE Cat4 connectivity and an optimized 13MP rear-facing camera, Ascend G7 looks stunning and enables people to work smart and play hard. Ascend G7 is the latest addition to Huawei’s impressive series of Ascend G devices that delivers on the promise to put great technology within reach.

Huawei unveils big ambitions with the 6-inch Ascend Mate7

04 Sep, 2014

Huawei today launched Ascend Mate7 at Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin (IFA) 2014, featuring a big 6-inch screen with FHD display for enhanced entertainment viewing, a slimmer 7.9mm body for increased comfort, a more powerful octa-core chipset for superior performance, and a longer-lasting 4100 mAh battery. With new single-touch fingerprint technology and EMUI 3.0, Ascend Mate7 dials up the mobile experience to make it easier for users to live life to the fullest. Ascend Mate7 is the latest big-screen smartphone from Huawei as it showcased its big ambitions as the number three smartphone vendor in the world.

MTN and Huawei Announce Completion of Transport SDN and 2.4T WDM System Field Trial in South Africa

28 Aug, 2014

Huawei and MTN, Africa's largest telecommunications operator, today announced the successful live trial of a Transport Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and 2.4Tbit/s wavelength-division multiplexing (WDM) system. This trial is currently the fastest and most intelligent optical network to date in the industry, setting the standard for the evolution of optical transport.

Ultra Broadband Forum 2014

27 Aug, 2014

2014, London,UK

Huawei completes its first LTE TDD Easy Macro commercial deployment in Beijing with China Mobile

26 Aug, 2014

Huawei announced that it has completed the first LTE TDD Easy Macro commercial deployment in Beijing with China Mobile. This newly improved LTE TDD Easy Macro improves the download rate by 40% for outdoor users and 180% for indoor users.

The Proposal of 2th Indonesia ICT Carnival & LTE Summit

26 Aug, 2014

14-15 October , 2014, JaKarta

NOVA Selects Huawei to Deploy the World's First LampSite Network in a Stadium

25 Aug, 2014

Huawei today announced that Iceland's leading mobile operator, NOVA, deployed the Huawei LampSite solution in Korinn stadium, Kopavogur – the second largest district in the Greater Reykjavik area. This is the world's first commercial LampSite network deployment conducted for an indoor stadium, providing seamless mobile broadband experiences for audiences at the Justin Timberlake world tour concert on Sunday, August 24. The concert attracted an audience of 18,000, the maximum capacity of the stadium, which equates to 5% of the total population of Iceland. The data traffic density accumulated at this event proved to be 15 times more than that accumulated at Reykjavik biggest shopping mall at a busy hour.

Huawei and NTT DOCOMO release joint test results on Licensed-Assisted Access deployment with LTE on unlicensed spectrum

22 Aug, 2014

Huawei together with Japan’s largest mobile service provider, NTT DOCOMO, INC., today announced that they have successfully released the world’s first joint trial results on Licensed-Assisted Access (LAA) deployment, i.e. LTE on unlicensed spectrum (U-LTE), with multiple-cell pre-commercial networks. LAA technology enables operator networks to offload data to unlicensed spectrum when traffic is overloaded in hotspot areas. Huawei and NTT DOCOMO have cooperated in LAA research since February 2014 and will continue to work together through these joint research efforts to tackle traffic explosion in dense cities.

Huawei Gathers ICT and Power Industry Experts to Explore Better Connected Smart Grids

21 Aug, 2014

Huawei hosted its second Global Power Industry Summit in Brisbane, Australia on August 21 to 22, 2014. Themed "Innovative ICT Empowers Better Connected Smart Grids", the event gathered representatives from power companies, industry organizations, and the academic community from around the world to share insights and best practices on building connected smart grids and explore upcoming trends in the power industry.

Huawei Tech. Investment Co., Limited and Huawei Technologies Coöperatief U.A. secure USD1.6 Billion 5+1+1 Years Syndicated Credit Facilities

20 Aug, 2014

Huawei Tech. Investment Co., Limited and Huawei Technologies Coöperatief U.A. (the "Companies"),material subsidiaries of Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., ("Huawei") today announced the successful signing of USD1.6 Billion 5+1+1-year revolving credit facilities (the "Facilities"). This marks Huawei's first syndicated facility that comes chiefly from European banks.

Huawei and China Telecom Realize Pre-Commercial Use of the World's First LTE eMBMS at 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games

19 Aug, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, and China Telecom today announced that pre-commercial use of the world's first LTE-based evolved multimedia broadcast/multicast service (eMBMS) has been deployed for the 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) which will run from August 16-28. eMBMS will enable a high-quality video viewing experience for mobile LTE users during the YOG, demonstrating a significant step forward for Huawei and China Telecom in building quality LTE networks.