Nokia Networks buys 3-D geolocation solution from NICE Systems

Nokia Networks has bought a broad solution for advanced geolocation capabilities from NICE Systems to enhance the planning and optimization of mobile networks.

Geolocation uses three dimensional modeling aimed at delivering unparalleled accuracy of network performance for multivendor networks. In a statement the Nokia said when combined with Nokia’s services, this technology helps to provide deep insight into traffic trends and the performance of mobile broadband networks.

“The evolution of small cells and LTE necessitates more accurate 3-D geolocation capabilities. Nokia Networks intends to enhance this unique solution in order to offer superior services to our customers, regardless of which network gear they use,” said Dennis Lorenzin, head of network planning and optimization, Nokia Networks.

Meanwhile Nokia is planning to build up a competence center in Israel, develop its future portfolio around 3-D modeling and increase automation in its services.

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