DiGi Telecommunications (DiGi) has selected Ericsson as a network infrastructure provider for its network upgrade to EDGE in the Klang Valley, which includes the capital city of Kuala Lumpur. The company will supply the necessary EDGE network infrastructure and equipment, including the upgrade of associated core network and supply of radio access equipment for the activation of EDGE.

Ericsson’s involvement in DiGi’s network enhancement underlines the strong partnership between the two parties. As Mats H. Olsson, Ericsson Malaysia’s president and country manager, commented, “Ericsson has been a key partner in the deployment of DiGi’s GSM network and we are honoured to be part of this significant milestone in the evolution of its network in Klang Valley.”