Huawei Updates

Huawei Partners with Southern Cross University of Australia to Build ‘Better Connected Education’

04 Sep, 2015

Huawei, in partnership with Southern Cross University (SCU), hosted the 2015 Education Summit in Gold Coast, Australia. The two-day event, which commenced on September 3, was themed “Building a Better Connected Education” and served as a key discussion forum for addressing the trends and challenges shaping the future of education in the digital age.

Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina expects more comprehensive cooperation with Huawei in ICT

04 Sep, 2015

On September 2, 2015, Dragan Čović, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, met with Huawei Senior Vice President Guo Tianmin and visited the exhibition hall at Huawei's Beijing Research Center. The two discussed how to strengthen mutual cooperation in the ICT field.

Egyptian President Sisi meets Huawei Chairwoman Sun Yafang in Beijing

03 Sep, 2015

President Abdul Fattah el-Sisi of Arab Republic of Egypt Today met Huawei Chairwoman Sun Yafang during his visit to Beijing. Madam Sun congratulates president Sisi for New Suez Canal Opening, they exchanged views on communications network construction, ICT-enabled development projects.

Egyptian President Sisi meets Huawei Chairwoman Sun Yafang in Beijing

03 Sep, 2015

President Abdul Fattah el-Sisi of Arab Republic of Egypt Today met Huawei Chairwoman Sun Yafang during his visit to Beijing. Madam Sun congratulates president Sisi for New Suez Canal Opening, they exchanged views on communications network construction, ICT-enabled development projects.

Mario Testino and fashion icons Karlie Kloss & Sean O’Pry celebrate launch of the Huawei watch

02 Sep, 2015

Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) today announced a partnership with the world’s most famous fashion photographer, Mario Testino, to mark the launch of the Huawei watch. The advertising campaign features American supermodel Karlie Kloss and one of the world’s top male models, Sean O’Pry. This is the first time that Huawei has worked with the iconic fashion photographer and supermodels to convey its vision of fashion and technology embracing.

Huawei Unveils the Mate S: A Flagship Smartphone that Revolutionizes Touch Technology

02 Sep, 2015

Today in Berlin, the Huawei Consumer Business Group unveiled the Huawei Mate S smartphone, the new flagship device in Huawei’s Mate series of mobile products.

Huawei watch goes on sale in Western Europe from today

02 Sep, 2015

Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) has today officially introduced the new Huawei watch at IFA.

Huawei and Serbia Strengthen Cooperation and Talent Cultivation in ICT

02 Sep, 2015

Huawei Senior Vice President Qu Wenchu met with Serbian President Tomislav Nikolić on August 31 at Huawei's Beijing Research Center. President Nikolić visited the center's exhibition hall where he experienced Huawei's latest business developments, R&D and innovation efforts, and leading technologies, especially those in the areas of 5G and the Internet of Things. Qu and President Nikolić discussed how Huawei can get involved in Serbia's national ICT planning to improve mutual cooperation in the ICT field.

Huawei Leaps in to Provide Stellar Wi-Fi Access for 2015 IAAF World Championships in Athletics

02 Sep, 2015

Huawei added to the host of astounding feats achieved at this year’s International Association of Athletics Federations World Championships in Athletics, which was held at the Beijing National Stadium (also known as The Bird’s Nest) from August 22 to 30, 2015.

Huawei Marine Completes Marine Installation of Nigeria-Cameroon Submarine Cable System

01 Sep, 2015

Huawei Marine Networks Co. Ltd. (Huawei Marine), a global submarine network provider, today announced that it has completed marine installation of the Nigeria-Cameroon Submarine Cable System (NCSCS) and achieved a major step towards system ready for service in Q4 2015.

Huawei Helps Beijing Mobile and Beijing Unicom Overcome Large Data Traffic Challenges during World Athletics Championships 2015

28 Aug, 2015

Huawei today announced that it helped Beijing Mobile and Beijing Unicom, two leading operators in China, to overcome the large traffic challenges and provide smooth, consistent network coverage during the World Athletics Championships 2015 opening ceremony.

Huawei and Intel host second China OpenStack Hackathon

27 Aug, 2015

Huawei and Intel today jointly hosted the second China OpenStack Hackathon in Xi'an from August 19 to 21, 2015. Representing the highest-level of developer capabilities within China’s OpenStack community, the event consisted of three sessions: a series of OpenStack technical presentations, a programming marathon, and a visit to Huawei’s NFV/SDN Open Labs. By the end of the three-day collaboration, developers had repaired a total of 118 bugs in the OpenStack Liberty release, tripling the results achieved in the first China OpenStack Hackathon.

Huawei and BT connect customers on UK’s first 'G.Fast' trial

26 Aug, 2015

Huawei today announced that it has worked with BT to launch the United Kingdom’s first large-scale customer trial of G.fast. Paving the way for wider G.fast commercial deployment, the trial sees the technology build upon BT’s existing FTTC infrastructure and help the operators deploy ultra-broadband networks more quickly and economically.

Huawei welcomes era of Gigaband at 2nd Ultra-Broadband Forum in Spain

25 Aug, 2015

Huawei today announced that the 2nd Ultra-Broadband Forum (UBBF) will run from September 8-9 in Madrid, Spain. Jointly organized with the UN Broadband Commission and Telefonica, this year's UBBF is themed UBB 2020: Towards a Gigaband World, and will bring together industry experts and futurists to discuss the evolution of the ultra-broadband industry, the future landscape of broadband, as well as share their experiences and success stories.

Huawei redefines innovative ICT to enable smart energy at its Global Energy Industry Summit 2015

20 Aug, 2015

With energy as a driving force for global economic development, energy companies around the world are encountering a multitude of challenges as they move towards digital transformation. Against this backdrop, Huawei hosted its Global Energy Industry Summit 2015 with the theme of “Innovative ICT Enables Smart Energy” in Almaty, Kazakhstan, from August 19 to 20, 2015. The summit gathered over two hundred attendees to discuss the application of innovative ICT technologies and solutions in the energy industry to enhance production efficiency, enable scientific management and ensure secure operations. Attendees included representatives from Huawei’s customers from the energy sector in China, Egypt, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Kazakhstan; global partners such as CNPC Richfit, China Petroleum Pipeline Engineering Corporation (CPPE), Honeywell, ABB, and SAP; senior analysts from the Forrester Research consulting company; as well as experts and media from the global oil and gas industry.

NSW Premier opens Huawei’s National Training and Innovation Centre

19 Aug, 2015

The Premier of New South Wales (NSW), Mike Baird MP, and the Global Rotating CEO of Huawei, Ken Hu, officially opened Huawei’s National Training and Innovation Centre in Chatswood today.

Huawei and Red Hat successfully complete agile integration tests for multiple vendors to accelerate NFV development

19 Aug, 2015

uawei and Red Hat recently announced that they have completed the first phase of agilely integrating multiple vendors' MBB architectures by adopting Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) technologies. As part of this partnership, Huawei and Red Hat have successfully conducted high performance LTE tests in heavy-traffic scenarios in NFV/Software-defined networking (SDN) Open Labs in Xi'an, China, to facilitate and accelerate NFV industry development.

Huawei helps China Mobile with commercial VoLTE services debut in Zhejiang

18 Aug, 2015

Huawei today announced that China Mobile has rolled out its VoLTE HD voice services in Zhejiang, the first province in China to enter into the VoLTE era. The announcement is the culmination of more than a year’s work by Zhejiang Mobile, with the help of partners including Huawei, to take the lead in China Mobile's VoLTE commercialization process.

Huawei P8 wins EISA Consumer Smartphone Award

18 Aug, 2015

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, has been awarded “European Consumer Smartphone 2015 – 2016” by the European Imaging and Sound Association (EISA) for its latest flagship smartphone, Huawei P8. This is the third consecutive year that Huawei has been recognized by EISA in this category.

China Mobile, together with Huawei and Qualcomm, debut Uplink Data Compression on 4G Network, promoting TDD+ Evolution

18 Aug, 2015

China Mobile, along with Huawei and Qualcomm Technologies Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Inc., announced the completion of the industry's first commercial verification of Uplink Data Compression (UDC), a TDD+ technology, on a LTE-TDD commercial network. The results indicate that Uplink Data Compression enable operators to maximize LTE-TDD uplink resources, greatly increasing the number of uplink users and achieving significant compression efficiency for various applications such as WeChat, and other services including web browsing. The use of Uplink Data Compression also greatly reduces the latency of Internet surfing for mobile users particularly in areas where performance is less than satisfactory, e.g. at the edge of coverage.

Huawei Marine and the WACS Consortium Complete Upgrades to 11,450 km Submarine Cable System with Advanced 100G Solution

11 Aug, 2015

Huawei Marine Networks Co. Ltd. (Huawei Marine), a global submarine network provider, today announced that it has completed upgrades on the section from South Africa to Portugal and Portugal to United Kingdom of the West Africa Cable System (WACS) using Huawei Marine’s leading-edge 100G transmission solution. With the length of the Digital Line Segment (DLS) between South Africa and Portugal beyond 11,450 km, it’s one of the longest 100G submarine links in the industry.

The 4th Global Antenna & AAU Summit

07 Aug, 2015

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Huawei Marine commences marine installation of Nigeria-Cameroon Submarine Cable System

04 Aug, 2015

Huawei Marine Networks Co. Ltd. (Huawei Marine), a global submarine network provider, today announced that it has commenced marine installation of the Nigeria-Cameroon Submarine Cable System (NCSCS).

Huawei wins largest share of China Mobile VoLTE project

31 Jul, 2015

Huawei has been awarded the largest share of China Mobile’s VoLTE (CM-IMS phase 2) project, which includes network convergence building and reconstruction across 31 provinces and municipalities in China.

Huawei Rotating CEO Guo Ping Hosts Turkish President in Beijing

31 Jul, 2015

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, President of the Republic of Turkey, today met Huawei Rotating CEO Guo Ping on July 30 during an official visit to Beijing. During his trip, President Erdoğan visited Huawei's Beijing Exhibition Center. Then Erdoğan and Guo witnessed the signing of the MoU on 5G cooperation between Huawei and Turkish operator Turkcell.

Huawei works towards building a greener and better connected world with Energy Efficiency Summit 2015

29 Jul, 2015

Huawei yesterday hosted the Energy Efficiency Summit under the theme “Together Building a Greener and Better Connected World” in Melbourne, Australia. The event provided a platform for the industry to share experiences of telecom energy, discuss industry development trends, and seek and refine key drivers for energy efficiency and sustainable cost reduction in the ICT industry. The summit was attended by more than 60 customers from 15 top operators around the world, with representatives from the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and analyst firm Frost & Sullivan presenting keynote addresses.

Huawei and Bavaria collaborate on developing the state's digital economy

29 Jul, 2015

Huawei Executive Director and President of Products & Solutions Ryan Ding recently met with Ilse Aigner, Deputy Minister-President of Bavaria and Bavarian Minister for Economic Affairs at Huawei's headquarters in Shenzhen.

Huawei wins Computerworld Customer Care ICT Award

29 Jul, 2015

Huawei took first prize in the “Physical Infrastructure – Networks” category when Computerworld Singapore recently announced the winners of their ninth Computer Care Awards.

Huawei and NTT DOCOMO successfully demonstrate LAA and Wi-Fi co-existence with Small Cell

27 Jul, 2015

At the 5G Tokyo Bay Summit 2015 held at the DOCOMO R&D Center in Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Huawei and NTT DOCOMO, INC. performed a live demonstration of the co-channel coexistence between Licensed-Assisted Access (LAA) and Wi-Fi systems with Small Cell.

Huawei partners with Siemens Convergence Creators to deploy South Africa’s first GSM-R System

27 Jul, 2015

Huawei today announced that it will partner with Siemens Convergence Creators to deploy South Africa’s first Global System for Mobile Communication – Railway (GSM-R) solution for the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA).