Ericsson is a global leader in information and communication technologies (ICT). Ericsson solutions provide the capabilities to study, work and live in a more flexible fashion thanks to effective technologies uniting society all over the world.
Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment and services to mobile and fixed network operators. Over 1,000 networks in more than 180 countries use our network equipment, and more than 40 percent of the world’s mobile traffic passes through Ericsson networks.
The company offers ICT technological solutions and services to telecommunication operators and partners in other business spheres. Today, over 40% of mobile traffic in the world is transmitted via Ericsson networks. The networks, which operators enjoy Ericsson’s technical support, provide services to over 2.5 billion users.
Ericsson operates in 180 countries, its staff numbers over 100,000 employees. The company was founded in 1876 with headquarters based in Stockholm, Sweden. In 2011, Ericsson sales made up USD 35 billion (SEK 226.9 billion). Ericsson shares are quoted at OMX NASDAQ, Stockholm Stock Exchange and US NASDAQ.