Ericsson wins Digital Company of the Year and Innovation through Technology Awards

Nov 16, 2018
Ericsson wins Digital Company of the Year and Innovation through Technology Awards

Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) won the Digital Company of the Year and Innovation Through Technology Awards at this year's 16th annual National Business Awards that took place on 15 November in Johannesburg.

As part of its entries for the Awards, Ericsson shared its innovative solutions, such as 5G technologies, Connect to Learn initiative, Ericsson Innovation Awards and Ericsson One.

This year's finalists were chosen from a notable number of entries from South African companies and industry leaders.

Over the last 15 years, the National Business Awards have recognized outstanding achievements by organizations in a variety of focus areas, including sustainability, customer focus, technology innovation and fast growth. Underpinned by rigorous research and strict criteria, the awards are recognized as a benchmark for business excellence.


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Ericsson enables communications service providers to capture the full value of connectivity. The company’s portfolio spans Networks, Digital Services, Managed Services, and Emerging Business and is designed to help our customers go digital, increase efficiency and find new revenue streams. Ericsson’s investments in innovation have delivered the benefits of telephony and mobile broadband to billions of people around the world. The Ericsson stock is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm and on Nasdaq New York.