Bulgarian WiMAX network operator, Max Telecom says that it has selected Nokia Siemens Networks to deploy an LTE network overlay, which is due to go live in Q4 2013.
NSN will plan and roll-out the network in the 1800MHz rangem announced Peter Covell, CEO of the operator.
Nokia Siemens Networks will deploy Evolved Packet Core and radio infrastructure, including LTE base stations, in addition to the existing Max Telecom WiMAX network, which will allow the two networks to work in parallel.
Financial terms were not disclosed.
The WiMAX network was supplied by Samsung.