Ericsson is the driving force behind the Networked Society - a world leader in communications technology and services. Our long-term relationships with every major telecommunications operator in the world allow people, businesses and society to fulfil their potential and create a more sustainable future.
Our services, software and infrastructure - especially in mobile, broadband and the cloud - are enabling the telecommunications industry and other sectors to do better business, increase their efficiency, improve the user experience and capture new opportunities.
With approximately 115,000 professionals and customers in 180 countries, we combine global scale with technology and services leadership. We support networks that connect more than 2.5 billion subscribers. Forty per cent of the world's mobile traffic is carried over Ericsson networks. Our investments in research and development ensure that our solutions - and our customers - stay in front.
Founded in 1876, Ericsson has its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden. Net sales in 2015 were SEK 246.9 billion ($29.4 billion). Ericsson is listed on the NASDAQ OMX stock exchange in Stockholm and the NASDAQ in New York.