Nokia wins $210m Vodafone India contract
Agreement will see Nokia provide managed services in 14 circles, while it will also oversee field operations for Vodafone in the remaining eight circles
Nokia has bagged a multi-year managed services contract with Vodafone India worth around around $210 million, according to reports from the country.
According to the Economic Times, Vodafone India has awarded a Rs 1,420 crore contract to the Finnish infrastructure firm to provide managed services in 14 circles, while it has also given a contract for field operations in the remaining eight circles to Nokia as well.
The contract win marks an extension of an existing deal between the two companies, the ET claims, citing people familiar with the matter. The deal will cover not just base stations, but also the core network, they added.
The agreement means Nokia will provide managed services, maintenance, system integration and other services for Vodafone’s Indian arm.