Huawei Updates

Huawei Consumer Business Group Announces 1H 2014 Business Performance

29 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced the business performance of its Consumer Business Group (BG) for the first half of 2014. During this period, Huawei shipped a total of 64.21 million devices. Smartphones accounted for 34.27 million units, showing an impressive year-on-year increase of 62%. This growth also reflected the success of the launch of several flagship premium smartphones such as the Huawei Mate 2 4G and Ascend P7 which are gaining popularity amongst consumers worldwide. Huawei Consumer BG’s steady and sustainable business growth further demonstrates the success of its strategy to develop premium quality products while building brand awareness through global marketing initiatives.

Huawei and FanPlay Collaborate to Offer Agile Stadium Solutions

28 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced a partnership with FanPlay, a cloud-based digital content service provider that is part of Finalogic Business Technology, to launch agile stadium solutions that support high-speed wireless connectivity and value-added mobile services at stadiums and professional football clubs in Europe. With these solutions, stadiums and football clubs can adopt new business models by using a smart device business platform to enhance the experience of football fans that watch games at stadiums.

Huawei Collaborates with Vodafone Germany to Provide Seamless Live Broadcasting of the Kieler Woche with eLTE Technology

25 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading information and communications technology (ICT) provider, announced that its eLTE solution contributed to the success of the Kieler Woche, an annual international sailing event held in Kiel, Germany. During the event in June, Huawei worked with Vodafone Germany to provide an eLTE-based broadband communications network to enable smooth video transmission and seamless live video broadcasting.

Huawei Releases Data Center 3.0 Architecture White Paper

23 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today released a white paper entitled “Data Center (DC) 3.0 Architecture” that highlights Huawei’s strengths in the accumulation of future research of computer architecture and data centers.

Global Professional Services Forum 2014

23 Jul, 2014

15-17 Sep, 2014, London, UK

Huawei and China Unicom Cloud Company Sign "SDN joint innovation" Strategic Cooperation Agreement

22 Jul, 2014

Public cloud industry leader China Unicom Cloud Data Co. Ltd. (China Unicom Cloud Data Company) and the leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider Huawei today jointly announced that both parties have formally signed a strategic cooperation agreement on “Software Defined Networking (SDN) joint innovation". In a joint statement, China Unicom Cloud Data Company and Huawei said that the agreement will foster extensive cooperation conducted in the field of SDN in the future.

Huawei, the Official Smartphone Partner of Arsenal FC, announces the Huawei Ascend P7 Arsenal Edition

21 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today unveiled the highly anticipated Huawei Ascend P7 Arsenal Edition smartphone. The new 4G LTE-enabled handset redefines smartphone excellence with a hat trick of features for the North London club’s most loyal fans.

Huawei Announces 2014 H1 Operating Performance

21 Jul, 2014

Huawei today announced its operating performance for the first half of 2014. In the first six months of this year, Huawei generated sales revenue of CNY135.8 billion, an increase of 19% year-on-year with an operating margin of 18.3%.

4G broadcast trial announced

18 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced EE, the BBC, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, and Huawei are collaborating in to exploring the role that 4G can play in the future of broadcasting. The trial technology, which will be demonstrated on a dedicated stand at the BBC R&D Future of Broadcasting Showcase in the Glasgow Science Centre from 24 July to 3 August, is designed to help deliver high-quality, uninterrupted live streaming to mobile devices, with no buffering.

Global Innovation Index 2014

18 Jul, 2014

2014, Sydney,Australia

Huawei FastConnect Solutions Help Telefonica Boost Fiber Broadband

15 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, has announced a joint development agreement with Telefonica, a worldwide telecom leader, for the deployment of optical distribution network (ODN) solutions, including the Huawei FastConnect solution. This agreement will allow Telefonica to tackle fiber to the home (FTTH) challenges and to improve fiber deployment process and shows the broad cooperation between Huawei and Telefonica, which ranks from active equipment to passive networks.

Huawei to Support its Global Supply Chain to Go Green

14 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, plans to support its global supply chain to go ‘green’, making its end-to-end operations more environmentally sustainable. A pilot scheme currently underway among 24 suppliers will be extended to cover more suppliers gradually, by which time environmental performance will become a prerequisite for future commercial relationships. The initiative was announced as Huawei published its 2013 Sustainability Report, which highlights that Huawei's reduced its own energy consumption by a further 42 million kWh in 2013, equivalent to an additional 38,000 tons of carbon emissions avoided.

Huawei CEO Ren Zhengfei Meets Ethiopian President Mulatu

13 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced that its CEO and founder Ren Zhengfei met Ethiopian President Mulatu Teshome Wirtu at Huawei’s headquarters in Shenzhen. President Mulatu visited Huawei’s exhibition halls and had a talk with Mr. Ren Zhengfei.

Etisalat and Huawei Conduct First 400G Trial Optical Transport Network in Middle East and North Africa

07 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, together with Etisalat, a leading telecom service provider in UAE, today announced the first successful trial of its new OSN9800 U16 and 400G technology on a commercially available optical transport network (OTN) in UAE. The 400G technology is set to expand the network capacity of operators in order to meet the increasing bandwidth requirements from local customers.

2014 LTE 450MHz Global Event Fosters Discussion to Further Enrich M2M and Broadband Access Development

07 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communication technology (ICT) solutions provider, announced today that it has successfully concluded the 2014 premier global LTE 450 event in Amsterdam with the support and involvement of the 450 Alliance, to sustain dialogue on the development of LTE 450MHz.

Huawei at 2014 LTE World Summit No-Edge LTE will lead the Way to MBB Success

04 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced that at the LTE World Summit in Amsterdam, Mr. Ying Weimin, President of Huawei GSM, UMTS and LTE Wireless Networks said to the audience:"LTE operators around the world need to deploy ‘no-edge’ LTE networks if they are to take advantage of the growing market for high-speed data. Furthermore, they need to start now, because the optimum evolution to a no-edge LTE network is a three stage development." As part of Mr. Ying’s keynote speech, which focused on Huawei’s"No-Edge LTE" strategy for opening up high-growth markets, he called out Everything Everywhere (EE) in the UK and LG Uplus in South Korea as leaders in the deployment of ‘no-edge LTE’ and offered them as models of success for others in the industry to follow.

Huawei joins 5G Infrastructure Association Board

03 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, announced today that it has been elected to join the board of the 5G Infrastructure Association in Europe at the General Assembly held in Bologna on June 26th. Huawei will be represented on the Board by Dr. David Soldani of Huawei European Research Centre.

Huawei to Deploy Africa’s First Smart eLTE Urban Railway Communications System in Ethiopia

02 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading global Information and Communications Technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced that it has been selected as the sole provider of Ethiopia’s light rail communication system in Addis Ababa, the main administrative capital of the African Union. The integrated telecommunications system will be Africa’s first comprehensive commercial eLTE communications infrastructure for urban railways built with innovative eLTE technology, high-performance storage and high-definition video surveillance.

Ultra Broadband Forum 2014

01 Jul, 2014

2014, London,UK

Huawei Builds World’s First LTE Network for Heavy-Haul Railways eLTE Solution Supports Shuo Huang Railway’s Capacity Expansion Plans

01 Jul, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced that its eLTE solution has won the bid for the Shenhua Group Corporation’s Shuo Huang Railway (SHR) LTE project, and will deliver this project soon. Shenhua, one of the largest coal supplying and trading companies, has developed and implemented the world's first LTE network for heavy-haul railways. The project will be a significant development for the application of LTE technology in the industry.

Huawei SE2900 Recognized by Miercom as Leading Session Border Controller

30 Jun, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced that its next-generation Session Border Controller (SBC) SE2900 has been recognized as a leading SBC by Miercom, a global leader in security product testing in the United States.

Ukkoverkot and Huawei to Deploy World’s First Commercial LTE 450MHz Network in Finland

30 Jun, 2014

Ukkoverkot, a mobile service provider in Finland, and Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced that they have signed a contract to deploy the world’s first commercial LTE 450MHz network on the LTE 450MHz Global event in Amsterdam.

Huawei E2E Ultra-Flash CSFB Solution Accelerates Commercial Use of 4G Voice Solution

30 Jun, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, has successfully demonstrated Ultra-Flash Circuit Switched Fallback (Ultra-Flash CSFB) from LTE TDD using the new flagship smartphone Huawei Ascend P7 during the 2014 Huawei User Group Meeting. Taking only three seconds, Huawei’s unique Ultra-Flash CSFB dramatically cuts setup time by up to 50% when compared with CSFB technology in 3GPP R8, and enables LTE users to enjoy an enhanced end-to-end voice experience. Ultra-Flash CSFB is now commercially available, after first being introduced one year ago.

Huawei Wins "Best LTE Traffic Management Product" Award at LTE World Summit

27 Jun, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, was today presented with the "Best LTE Traffic Management Product" award for its SingleSON solution at the 2014 LTE World Summit. This award recognizes Huawei’s continued contributions to the development of Self-Organizing Networks (SON) industry.

Huawei unveils a 200G PID for case-shaped metro WDM equipment

27 Jun, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today unveiled a 200G photonic integrated device (PID) for case-shaped metro WDM equipment at Next Generation Optical Networking Forum, the most important optical conference in Europe. This device will help accelerate "WDM/OTN to the edge" deployments.

Telenor and Huawei Jointly Win ''Innovation in HetNet Development'' Award at LTE World Summit 2014

26 Jun, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced that it has jointly won the "Innovation in HetNet Development" award with Telenor, a leading mobile operator in Norway at the LTE World Summit 2014. The award recognizes both companies’ innovation in bringing the best mobile broadband experience to users of Telenor’s commercial LTE network in Norway, by utilizing Huawei’s LampSite small cell solution.

China Unicom Joins Hands with Huawei to Launch the World's First Commercial SDN IPRAN

26 Jun, 2014

The Sichuan Branch of China United Network Communications Group Co., Ltd. (Sichuan Unicom for short) and Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced that the world's first commercial software-defined networking-based IP radio access network (SDN IPRAN) has been deployed in Chengdu, the provincial capital of Sichuan province in Southwest China. This is the first time SDN technology has been applied to IPRAN network, further promoting the commercialization of SDNs, guided by Huawei’s SoftCOM strategy.

Huawei Launches The World's First 1T WDM Line Card

26 Jun, 2014

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today launched the world's first 1T WDM line card at the Next Generation Optical Networking Forum, the most important optical conference in Europe. This marks a new milestone in the high-speed transmission field.

TM Forum live! 2014

26 Jun, 2014

2014, France