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Monthly: May 2016

Editor’s note: Today we are featuring a post by Todd Ashton, President of Ericsson Malaysia and Sri Lanka: At the World Economic Forum (WEF) on ASEAN this week in Malaysia, the discussions will focus on how technology and the Internet of Things (IoT) are changing and shaping ASEAN and the rest of the world. For….

Editor’s note: Today we are featuring a post by Simon Moritz, Senior Researcher of Machine Learning at Ericsson. I like cars, and I like motorcycles. I like snowmobiles, and I like motorboats. In fact, I like all engines that “roar”. When I was 15 years old, I borrowed my father’s rear loader and a piece….

Editor’s note: As part of our series celebrating Ericsson Response, we are happy to feature a post by Senior Systems Engineer Ester González De Langarica, one of many Ericsson Response volunteers to have played a direct role in helping to halt the spread of the Ebola virus in West Africa. Soon after I joined Ericsson….

Editor’s note:  Today we feature a post from Ericsson’s mobile financial services blog by Goran Loracic, Head of Solutions, Ericsson Mobile Financial Services. Emerging ICT solutions are transforming countless areas of our society. While digital innovation has traditionally been leveraged within financial services to increase efficiency and profitability, things are changing: we can use financial….

At the World Economic Forum in Davos, we announced that Ericsson was the first company to commit to the UN Secretary General and OHCA’s Connecting Business initiative and will highlight that commitment at the initiative’s launch at the upcoming World Humanitarian Summit (WHS).

Today we feature a guest post from the Giving Thoughts blog, a Q&A with Elaine Weidman-Grunewald, Corporate Vice President, Vice President of Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility at Ericsson, by Alice Korngold, Co-Editor, Giving Thoughts, and author of A Better World, Inc.: How Companies Profit by Solving Global Problems…Where Governments Cannot. The United Nations Sustainable Development….

Where better to host this week’s World Economic Forum on Africa with the theme of “Connecting Africa’s Resources through Digital Transformation” than in Kigali, the capital of a country that is realizing the potential of ICT to achieve greater sustainable development for its citizens. And as the technology advisor to the newly launched SMART Africa….

Today, we are featuring a guest post from Fredrik Jejdling, President and Regional Head for Sub-Saharan Africa, Ericsson, published on the World Economic Forum’s Cities and Urbanisation blog. My family and I were recently stuck in moderate traffic in Sandton, Johannesburg, which led to a discussion between me and my kids about how traffic, and the way….

Editor’s note: Today we are featuring a post from Ericsson’s User Experience blog by Marcus Nyberg:  We have recently concluded an exploratory research project together with UN-Habitat (United Nations Programme for Human Settlements) and Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company (responsible for water distribution in the Nairobi area). The project’s main ambition was to explore….

The latest Ericsson Mobility Report summarizes a research paper Ericsson has published that shows ICT solutions could help reduce global GHG emissions by up to 15 percent by 2030, which amounts to around 10 gigatonnes of carbon dioxide equivalents (CO2e), more than the current carbon footprint of the EU and US combined.