Present in over 180 countries, an estimated 40 % of all global mobile traffic passes through Ericsson’s equipment. With more than 35 000 granted patents, they have one of the industry’s strongest patent portfolios. Ericsson has a significant presence in India with its telecom equipment and services supporting several telecom providers in the country as well as around the globe.

Ericsson is currently expanding its operations in India across various locations and continues to use R&M’s solutions.

R&M bagged the opportunity to supply its Cat. 6 cabling solution including patch cords, connection modules, installation cables, face plates, multimode OM3 and singlemode fiber cables, and accessories for Ericsson’s new facilities and test labs in key Indian cities such as Bangalore, Kolkata, and Gurgaon. There have been several orders and the total number of nodes R&M has installed is over 52 000.

Ericsson sought the best quality structured cabling solutions that would ease the strain on the company’s network and would perform long term without any hassles. The emphasis on quality and durability was critical to the networking system.

Top quality and great convenience

After a thorough evaluation, the Ericsson team chose R&M to build the cabling infrastructure for the lab. R&M’s proposed solution had a strong emphasis on a future-proof network that would support expansion plans in the years to come. The quality, quick assembly and ease of handling were also key in Ericsson’s decision to install the R&M solution. R&M’s team made routine checks to make sure the project could be completed on schedule, safely and successfully.

With R&M’s system warranty of 25 years, Ericsson’s test labs can research the future of telecom securely and confidently. R&M’s solution allows the company to have a flexible, high-capacity network to provide excellent support for loss-free data transmission.

Ericsson is currently expanding its operations in India across various locations and continues to use R&M’s solutions because of the company’s strong association with R&M’s sales and technical personnel.