Japanese telco NEC and Siemens Communications announced that they are assisting Hutchison 3G Ireland in deploying its W-CDMA/UMTS 3G network. The announcement represents the eighth Hutchison 3G network deployment that NEC and Siemens have been involved in. NEC and Siemens are the suppliers of 3G network solutions to Hutchison 3G in Austria, Hong Kong, Italy and the UK as well.
NEC will also deliver a large number of units of its point-to-point wireless access system, Pasolink. Pasolink is a PDH/SDH microwave system that enables the connection of radio base stations to facilitate installation of 3G mobile infrastructure.
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