O2 seeks millions in damages from Ericsson following outage
Telefónica-owned carrier O2 will seek damages from Ericsson over a software problem which caused telecoms outages in 11 countries.
Affected operators have taken on the complaints and reputation damage from customers. O2 is reportedly seeking ‘millions’ in compensation from Ericsson.
SoftBank, a Japanese telco, was also impacted by the glitch. In a press release, the operator explained the problem: