The global telecommunication company Nokia announced a five-year strategic collaboration with Google Cloud to transform its digital infrastructure. As per agreement Nokia will migrate its on-premise IT infrastructure onto Google Cloud.
- Nokia will migrate its data centers and servers around the world, as well as various software applications, onto Google Cloud infrastructure
- The deal reflects Nokia’s important operational shift to a cloud-first IT strategy and its aggressive efforts to strengthen and transform its digital operations globally in order to expand collaboration and innovation capabilities of Nokia employees and to enhance its delivery to customers.
The prominent partnerships and deals by Nokia are featured below:
February 2020: Nokia plans to acquire USA-based Elenion Technologies, a silicon photonics technology company. After this transaction Elenions technology and expertise will enable Nokia to expand its market footprint by addressing the critical and rapidly evolving optical connectivity requirements of 5G, cloud and enterprise networking.
February 2020: Nokia extended its partnership with French mobile operator, IIiad Group, to roll out 5G networks across France and Italy. The 5G agreement focused on network modernization and 5G introduction in France and in Italy making 5G available to 17 million IIiad subscribers across both countries.
January 2020: Nokia had announced that it has been selected by Orange France, one of the largest mobile operators in Europe, to evolve its mobile access network towards 5G. Nokia will provide a range of products and services to end-to-end 5G portfolio Orange.
Nokia is a leading telecommunications and consumer electronics company, based in Espoo, Finland. The company creates the technologies to connect people across the world. The company has deployed approximately 1,300 mission-critical networks with leading customers in the transport, manufacturing, energy, webscale and public sector segments worldwide.
Nokia has decades of experience in building some of the biggest and most advanced IP, optical, and wireless networks on the earth. The company develops and deliver the industry’s only end-to-end portfolio of network equipment, software and services globally.
California, based Google LLC, is a global technological firm. Google is owned by international organisation Alphabet Inc. Google offers more than 50 Internet services and products globally, from e-mail and online document creation to software for mobile phones and tablet computers. The company is specialised in Internet-related services and products, which includes- a search engine, online advertising technologies, cloud computing, software, and hardware products.