General Company InfoEricsson is the world’s leading provider of the hardware, software, and services that power telecom operators around the globe.
The company's innovations are transforming the way people, businesses and societies connect and share ideas by making digital communications, broadband, and multimedia services accessible.
Ericsson does so because the company believes that a more open, more interconnected society–The Networked Society–has the power to shape lives and shape worlds for the better.
40 percent of the world’s mobile calls pass through Ericsson’s networks.
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Ticker Symbol: ERIC (NASDAQ)
Staff: 100,890 employees worldwide (including 17,588 employees located in Sweden and 20,600 employees in Research and Development)
2011 Revenue: $35,000 million
- Responsible for filing 25,000 patents over the last 135 years.
- Awarded Green Company of the Year, at Voice & Data (V&D) Telecom Awards in India.
- Ericsson was number eight in the technology sector in the Covalence EthicalQuote ranking for first-quarter 2010. The ranking, an ethical reputation scoring system, is calculated for 581 multinationals within 18 sectors.