Nokia Bell Labs first to show use of ultra-low latency 10G PON for mobile fronthaul

June 20, 2017 – Nokia Bell Labs shows how operators can re-use existing fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) massive-scale deployments to satisfy the strict latency constraints and capacity needs for mobile transport in 4G and future 5G networks.

Nokia demonstrates the future of VR advertising and e-commerce with its own digital health VR campaign spot

June 19, 2017 – Premiering at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, Nokia Technologies unveiled "Healthier Together", a first-of-its-kind immersive Virtual Reality (VR) experience for consumers to discover its new portfolio of digital health products.

India-born Arun Netravali wins Marconi Prize for digital video technology

June 16, 2017 – Netravali's pioneering work on video compression standards served as the key base technology for MPEG (Moving Pictures Experts Group) and enabled a range of video services, including digital TV, High Definition TV and streaming video, ushering in a digital video revolution.

Arun Netravali, Former Bell Labs President and Digital Video Pioneer, Awarded the 2017 Marconi Prize

June 15, 2017 – The Marconi Society announced that it will present the 2017 Marconi Prize to Dr. Arun Netravali. Dr. Netravali is the former President of Bell Labs and leader of pioneering work on video compression standards that enabled a wide range of video services including digital TV, HDTV, and streaming video.

Nokia catalyzes the next chapter of the internet

June 14, 2017 – Nokia unveiled the world's most powerful internet routing platforms that will ensure modern networks are faster, safer and dramatically more adaptable. Nokia FP4 silicon provides a generational performance boost over existing solutions while delivering improved network security and intelligence.

Nokia and Technicolor announce immersive VR content creation partnership

June 13, 2017 – Nokia and Technicolor announced a partnership where the two companies will work together to create new and compelling VR content utilizing Nokia's OZO+ camera and OZO content creation tools.

Nokia and China Mobile extend ultra-broadband access and intelligent home services to homes across China

June 12, 2017 – Nokia and China Mobile are deploying millions of home gateways to provide residential customers across 29 different provinces in China with access to fiber-based ultra-broadband applications and intelligent home services.

Nokia Passive Optical LAN selected by technology integrator FWD-IP Ltd to enhance educational services at prestigious Cambridge school campus

June 07, 2017 – Based on optical fiber infrastructure and proven Gigabit Passive Optical Network (GPON) technology, Nokia's Passive Optical LAN solution provides a secure, flexible, scalable and future-proof network that allows the school to improve the high-speed internet and educational services they provide students.

Nokia announces first mixed reality livestream of neurosurgical procedure with Helsinki University Hospital using OZO Live

June 07, 2017 – Nokia announced today the world's first 'mixed reality' neurosurgical live streaming conducted at Helsinki University Hospital, Finland. The procedure was livestreamed to approximately 100 neurosurgeons using Nokia's OZO Live to provide a more immersive view of the surgery and operating room coordination.

Aegex Collaborates with Verizon, Nokia, Guardian Centers on Unique Event

June 07, 2017 – Verizon, Nokia and Aegex Technologies LLC have collaborated on a unique partner and user event focused on demonstrating a secure Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem and emergency response technologies in a “meta-scale” environment with realistic industrial and emergency response scenarios.

Nokia enables companies in Africa and the Middle East to capatilise on the opportunities of Internet of Things (IoT)

June 07, 2017 – IoT has been gaining great traction in Smart Cities and Nokia has been involved in multiple Smart City opportunities across the MENA region, each with their own challenges and priorities.

Nokia tests next-generation wireless applications for University of Notre Dame Stadium

June 06, 2017 – Nokia, in collaboration with the Wireless Institute in the College of Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, has successfully tested applications based on Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC).

Nokia to unveil breakthrough innovation in IP networking #networksreimagined

June 06, 2017 – Nokia President and CEO Rajeev Suri and Basil Alwan, president of Nokia's IP/Optical Networks Business Group, to share company's vision and strategy for the evolution of IP networks

Getting Raw with Beatie Wolfe

May 31, 2017 – Beatie Wolfe describes the way the high tech aspects of the Raw Space project are used to revive and enhance the traditional vinyl record format.

LuxTurrim5G builds the key enablers for Digital SmartCity– Exel Composites supplies composite smart light poles to 5G network

May 26, 2017 – Nokia Bell Labs driven industry group builds concrete enablers for future smart city with an ambitious three-year joint project called LuxTurrim5G.

Nokia and Apple sign patent license and business collaboration agreement, settle all litigation

May 23, 2017 – Under a business collaboration agreement, Nokia will be providing certain network infrastructure products and services to Apple. Apple will resume carrying Nokia digital health products (formerly under the Withings brand) in Apple retail and online stores, and Apple and Nokia are exploring future collaboration in digital health initiatives.

Nokia begins first key tests on 4.5GHz band with DOCOMO to develop 5G ecosystem in Japan

May 23, 2017 – Nokia is to develop the 5G ecosystem with leading Japanese operator NTT DOCOMO, INC. in Japan to prepare for the upcoming introduction of the next generation wireless network.

Constellations and MIMO to take fibre to a future beyond the terabit

May 22, 2017 – Schmalen explained that two questions are on Bell Labs' mind at the moment: what's the ultimate limit of fibre, and what are the near-term speedups we can achieve?

Targets for a better tomorrow - Nokia publishes its People & Planet Report for 2016

May 22, 2017 – Nokia's sustainability activities are based on four priority areas: improving people's lives with technology, protecting the environment, conducting our business with integrity, and respecting our people. Nokia People & Planet Report 2016, now available at, outlines the company's sustainability ambitions, performance, and achievements for the year. The report also unveils Nokia's new sustainability targets and renewed priorities for 2017 and beyond.

Nokia and China Huaxin sign definitive agreements for creation of new Nokia Shanghai Bell joint venture

May 18, 2017 – Nokia and China Huaxin Post & Telecommunication Economy Development Center ("China Huaxin") today signed the definitive agreements of the proposed integration of Alcatel-Lucent Shanghai Bell Co. Ltd. (ASB) and Nokia's China business. The new joint venture will be branded as Nokia Shanghai Bell (NSB).

Mitsubishi Electric, Nokia Bell Labs, UC San Diego Develop World's First Ultra-Fast GaN Envelope-tracking Power Amplifier for Next-generation Wireless Base Stations?PDF?297KB?

May 18, 2017 – Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503), Nokia Bell Labs and the Center for Wireless Communications at UC San Diego announced today their joint development of the world's first ultra-fast gallium nitride (GaN) envelope-tracking power amplifier, which supports modulation bandwidth up to 80MHz and is expected to reduce energy consumption in next-generation wireless base stations.

Mitsubishi Electric, Nokia Bell Labs, UC San Diego Develop World’s First Ultra-Fast GaN Envelope-tracking Power Amplifier for Next-generation Wireless Base Stations

May 18, 2017 – Nokia Bell Labs and the Center for Wireless Communications at UC San Diego announced today their joint development of the world’s first ultra-fast gallium nitride (GaN) envelope-tracking power amplifier, which supports modulation bandwidth up to 80MHz and is expected to reduce energy consumption in next-generation wireless base stations.

Nokia, Finnish State Security Networks Group and Telia Finland trial prioritization of public safety traffic over LTE networks

May 17, 2017 – Nokia, together with Finland's public safety network provider, State Security Networks Group, and Telia Finland have successfully trialed the use of network features, developed by Nokia, which ensure public safety communications are given priority over any other voice or data traffic in busy 4G/LTE networks.

Nokia Bell Labs Takes Wearables to Extremes with Jasna Rok

May 16, 2017 – Jasna Rok is working with Nokia Bell Labs scientists, who are consulting and collaborating with her on designing a sentient garment that engages emerging technologies—this includes everything from Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) to the Internet of Things (IoT), haptics and augmented intelligence. If all goes according to plan, the sentient garment should act as a smart fashionable augmented skin.

Nokia bolsters software offering with increased intelligence to improve digital customer care and drive new service provider revenue streams

May 15, 2017 – Nokia today unveiled new machine learning capabilities and expertise to help service providers strengthen the digital customer experience.