Vodafone and Huawei to Set Up Global Application Innovation Centre in Spain
Vodafone and Huawei have signed an agreement to create an Application Innovation Centre that will serve to develop innovative products and services / The two companies will start up a test bench in Madrid for Vodafone Group
The centre is being opened in an endeavour to boost innovation in mobile solutions communications, based on test laboratories located in Spain.
This collaboration will bring Asia's innovations to Europe. Thanks to the experience and knowledge of both Huawei and Vodafone on the mobile networks and applications, this will offer a unique opportunity for the information and communication industry.
By leveraging the synergy between them, the two companies seek to devise and adapt new technologies and business models.
Vodafone is the world's leading international mobile communications group with operations in 25 countries across five continents and over 200 million proportionate customers by the end of January 2007, of which 100 million are in Europe, as well as 38 partner networks. For further information, please visit www.vodafone.com.
HUAWEI Technologies Deutschland GmbH
Huawei Technologies is a leader in providing next generation telecommunications networks, and now serves 31 of the world's top 50 operators, along with over one billion users worldwide. The company is committed to providing innovative and customized products, services and solutions to create long-term value and growth potential for its customers. For more information, visit www.huawei.com.