Motorola’s services improve network efficiency, resulting in better service quality for Nextel iDEN® subscribers in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico.
NII Holdings,Inc., a leading provider of mobile communication services operating under the Nextel brand in Latin America, has teamed with the Networks business of Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) by selecting its Intelligent Optimization Service (IOS) to enhance network efficiency for the Nextel iDEN® networks in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico. These agreements between Motorola Argentina S.A. and Nextel Argentina; Motorola Industrial Ltda. and Nextel Brazil; and Motorola de Mexico, S.A. and Nextel Mexico cover service to more than seven million users across the three countries.
Motorola’s optimization services help ensure NII’s networks operate at maximum performance by minimizing interference among sites, reducing dropped calls and increasing network availability. Leveraging market-leading analytical techniques and information compiled from millions of calls made over the network, Motorola IOS is able to incorporate a wealth of live market data to optimize the end user experience. The optimization services are deployed by Motorola professional services experts who have a deep understanding of mobile network demands and operational characteristics.
“Our relationship with Motorola spans more than 12 years, so they have a clear understanding of our iDEN business,” said Alan Strauss, NII vice president and chief technology officer. “By working closely with NII’s engineering teams, Motorola has enabled us to automate our spectrum planning process and deliver the best quality of service to our customers now and in the long-term.”
“By teaming with NII, Motorola has delivered optimization services that enable continued delivery of exceptional quality to customers in Latin America as NII continues to expand its business,” said Dave Wangrow, vice president, Motorola sales and service for iDEN International. “Optimization services are part of Motorola’s comprehensive portfolio of iDEN products and services designed to help mobile network operators provide best-in-class push to talk and telephony services.”
Motorola offers a complete portfolio of multi-vendor, multi-technology optimization solutions that are delivered to meet specific customer performance goals. Leveraging best practice methodologies, tools and global delivery expertise, Motorola service professionals team with network operators to enrich subscriber experiences, manage network integration complexity and reduce operational costs and risk.