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Trump Administration May Require ALL 5G Equipment To Come From Outside China https://wccftech.com/trump-administration-may-require-all-5g-equipment-to-come-from-outside-china/ — read more
Nokia distances itself from boss's warning over Huawei 5G kit https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-48790746 Nokia's chief technology officer Marcus Weldon told the BBC that the UK should be wary of using the Chinese hardware. He said Huawei's telecoms... — read more
Huawei might be copping the biggest punches when it comes to security sceptics, but no-one is benefitting in this current state of purgatory.
Some Optical locations in USA are NOT hiring experienced laid-off internal Mobil Network employees but young engineers and H1B, why? Only selective few who have connections (with MN mangers who are now mangers in Optical) are being hired and others... — read more
Isn't USA concerned about Nokia and Ericsson 5G Network being made in China and used by USA (ATT, Tmobil, Sprint, Verizon, US Cellular)? What percentage of Nokia/Ericsson 5G Network is being developed in USA versus China (that will be used by USA... — read more
Nokia and Ericsson 5G is also developed in China, so I don't understand what makes these companies any more secure then their Chinese competitors? Do you? Nokia Positions Itself as More Secure Than Rival Huawei... — read more
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQovQUga0VE (watch what happens to Nokia brand) https://www.forbes.com/sites/avidan/2019/02/24/the-lesson-of-the-kraft-heinz-nosedive-radical-cost-cutting-is-out-brands-are-back/#514733f67d1e Copied from this post... — read more
This is my opinion only - Management screws up time and time again. And we are left to clean up their mess by giving up our weekends and late evening with family while the higher ups get their big fat bonus check and a salary increase. I couldn't... — read more
Nokia Plots Job Cuts Outside Europe https://www.lightreading.com/business-employment/jobs/nokia-plots-job-cuts-outside-europe/d/d-id/749199 — read more
Now things are very different, we had four major rounds of layoffs and things are not good at all. Most folks who are still around have lost all hope and I know for sure that at least sixty percent of them are actively and vigorously looking for jobs... — read more
If you have the numbers of cuts in your region, please post since we are NOT hearing much from management (There doesn't seem to be any clear/straight/open communication between employees and management.), so best way for all employees to understand... — read more
How many cuts in USA? And when will majority of them happen?
There are so many IT layoff this year, how are we all going to find another job especially with China now even producing fab chips/asics. I know everyone thinks India/Indian's are a big threat and taking over our jobs. Yes, I agree to some point but... — read more
Are the customers happy with the buyout? Will Nokia lose 5G market share if it's 4G product doesn't perform well? Remember, Nokia didn't have a 4G market share in USA, that was the entire reason for the buyout. If Ericsson plays it's cards right, it... — read more
Why is no one posting about Nokia layoffs? There is a lot of talk on Intel layoffs... www.thelayoff.com/intel http://www.oregonlive.com/silicon-forest/index.ssf/2016/04/intel_layoffs_heres_what_emplo.html — read more
How many from marketing were let go last week? Any other departments hit?
Does anyone know what is Nokia's current severance package? Does anyone know what is Alcatel-Lucent's current severance package? — read more
They could not care less about those below them who will be sacrificed, after which their game will be finished. So sad. Let them feel the same emotions that we have had. Those once dedicated employees working many more hours than we should have, and... — read more
When they drag you out of your desk. Order you to unlock your laptop and phone. Force you to sign a waiver under extreme pressure. March you out of the building without allowing you back to your desk. Slam the for behind you saying you will never... — read more
Nokia has 2/3 more people then Alcatel-Lucent (which has 1/3 the amount in mobile networks group) + they now have the top three USA customers (VerizonWireless, ATT, Sprint) which they inherited from buying ALU + ALU products are superior in features... — read more
I work for Nokia and they are planning to have 15000 people cuts between now and 2018. Most of them will occur in USA since USA is high cost region and about 4300 are planned for Europe (which leaves 10700). There are top level executives who know... — read more
I have noticed that a lot of employees fear asking top executives about layoffs, reductions, cuts, synergies. Why are we so afraid? The worst they can do is fire us and that's going to happen anyway. So why not ask what's on everyone's minds. Forget... — read more
Were there any layoffs today (5/19/2016) in USA since it's the famous Thursday of the month?
Is Nokia going to offer voluntary layoff package? How about 5+5 points for the pension to get people to 75? There are many who would take the voluntary layoff package if the package was really good. And there would be twice as many if there was... — read more
Is Huawei hiring in USA? If I have to work the weekends and from 7AM-11PM, then might as well work for a Chinese company in USA where I'm guaranteed to get a salary increase and bonus every year. Guaranteed because Huawei made $60B last year (and... — read more
First of all, let me say, I don't like anyone getting layoff. However, it was announced that Finland would cut 1032 jobs instead of the originally planned 1300. That's 268 jobs less then the original plan. So I'm wondering, if the goal is to cut cost... — read more
I spent last 5years with our company and it'd be a real shame if they were to decide to lay people off from our offices in Espoo.
The other shoe has finally dropped after Nokia bought Alcatel-Lucent in a deal that guaranteed the French government the jobs would stay and even increase in France, it is now for the former ALU USA employees to pay the price for that deal. USA in... — read more
USA (Citizens) Wireless Software Developers and Testers were let go in Feb. But H1B Visa software developers and testers working in other wireless department were kept. Shouldn't the USA Citizens be offered the H1B visa guys job. Why isn't HR... — read more
See here for more details - it does not look good for some folks working at Nokia. http://www.digitaltveurope.net/756172/nokia-halts-ozo-vr-camera-development-announces-layoffs/ — read more
Do you really think that our fine and modest executives are that stupid to leak info about layoffs in Espoo.
Layoffs have pretty much become the new normal for Nokia. Constant corporate restructurings always come with downsizing, the only uncertainties are where and how many people will be affected. This is really sad, because the lack of job security is... — read more
Nokia said it will eliminate 187 jobs in Dublin http://www.dispatch.com/news/20171102/nokia-to-eliminate-187-jobs-in-dublin “Nokia will be exiting the Dublin, Ohio, facility by the end of 2018, a decision that is consistent with the company’s global... — read more
Nokia to develop 5G mobile network technology in India http://bangalorereporter.com/technology/nokia-to-develop-5g-mobile-network-technology-in-india/... — read more
How long is Verizon going to be claiming it's the best network in USA when it's swapping out ALU equipment with Nokia? And the same thing goes for AT&T? T-mobile USA uses Nokia equipment and we all know how they rate compared to other networks. — read more
If Nokia wants to win - 1) it needs to understand it's USA base customers (top 4 customer who bring in much of the revenue) 2) it needs to make it's employees happy, proud, and passionate about the work/product they are producing. Right now the... — read more