TeliaSonera International Carrier: TeliaSonera Hosts Huge Nordic Gaming Tournament for Enemy Territory Quake Wars.STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- TeliaSonera participates in one of the major gaming events in the Nordic countries this year. Activision Nordic has organised a major event in Sweden to give almost 400 Nordic gamers the chance to play "Enemy Territory Quake Wars" in a massive multiplayer tournament that will run from 28th September 2007 until 2nd December 2007.
A tournament of this scale and a game such as "Enemy Territory Quake Wars" demands gaming speed and no latency, so the choice of carrier is vitally important to both the gamers experience and for the reputation of both Activision and id software. Therefore, involvement of TeliaSonera in providing collocation and internet access See how to access the Internet. means that everyone participating in the tournament can be assured of the best possible gaming experience and that it is skill alone that will decide the champion!
In announcing TeliaSonera's participation in this gaming event Anna Mossberg, Vice President Product Management and Marketing, TeliaSonera International Carrier. said "Games such as Enemy Territory Quake War are incredibly exciting and fast paced games to play, but they are extremely demanding in terms of the quality and speed of internet access - just a tiny hint of latency can be enough to totally ruin the gaming experience. So we see Activision's choice of TeliaSonera as the telecoms carrier for such a big event as a huge vote of confidence in our ability to provide a consistent and quality service".
Responding on behalf of Activision Nordic Petra Tell, PR Manager said "The launch of Enemy Territory Quake Wars has been hugely anticipated and with good reason. The game is fast paced and very demanding in terms of internet speed. As a dip in latency can adversely affect the online gaming See gaming. experience TeliaSonera's expertise and reputation in this field coupled with a service which is very consistent, meant they were the obvious choice for server hosting and internet access."
About TeliaSonera International Carrier
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In other words, the parent company owns the company outright and there are no minority owners. to the TeliaSonera Group. Please visit our website http://www.teliasoneraic.com for more information.
About Activision, Inc.
Headquartered in Santa Monica, California For other uses, see Santa Monica (disambiguation).
Santa Monica is a coastal city in western Los Angeles County, California, USA. Situated on Santa Monica Bay of the Pacific Ocean, it is surrounded by the City of Los Angeles — Pacific Palisades and Brentwood on the north, , Activision, Inc. is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and leisure products. Founded in 1979, Activision posted net revenues of $1.5 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2007.
Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Scandinavia, Spain, the Netherlands, Australia, Japan and South Korea. More information about Activision and its products can be found on the company's World Wide Web site, which is located at www.activision.com.
About id Software
id - defined by Freud as the primal section of the human psyche; id Software, located in Mesquite, Texas Mesquite is a suburb of Dallas located in Dallas County and Kaufman County, Texas (USA). The city had a total population of 124,523 in the 2000 census which increased to 129,902 in the 2005 census estimate. , was founded in 1991. From inception to present day, id Software has relentlessly provided technical, design and artistic leadership as an independent game developer and technology provider. Transcending the games industry, id's iconic i·con·ic
1. Of, relating to, or having the character of an icon.
2. Having a conventional formulaic style. Used of certain memorial statues and busts. brands such as Wolfenstein, DOOM, QUAKE and Enemy Territory have become staples of popular culture for generations of gamers. More information on id Software can be found at www.idsoftware.com.
(c) 2007 Id Software, Inc. All rights reserved. Enemy Territory: QUAKE Wars and ID are trademarks of Id Software, Inc. Activision is a registered trademark of Activision Publishing, Inc. All other trademarks and trade names are the properties of their respective owners.
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TeliaSonera is the leading telecommunications company See telecom company. in the Nordic and Baltic region For other uses, see Baltic (disambiguation).
The Baltic region is an ambiguous term that refers to slightly different combinations of countries in the general area surrounding the Baltic Sea. , with strong positions within mobile communications in Eurasia, Turkey and Russia. At the end of 2006, TeliaSonera launched mobile services in Spain. We provide reliable, innovative and easy-to-use services for transferring and packaging voice, images, data, information, transactions and entertainment. In 2006, TeliaSonera's net sales Net Sales
The amount a seller receives from the buyer after costs associated with the sale are deducted.
This amount is calculated by subtracting the following items from gross sales: merchandise returned for credit, allowances for damaged or missing goods, freight amounted to SEK SEK
In currencies, this is the abbreviation for the Swedish Krona.
The currency market, also known as the Foreign Exchange market, is the largest financial market in the world, with a daily average volume of over US $1 trillion. 91 billion, and at the end of March 2007 the total number of customers exceeded 100 million in 15 countries. The TeliaSonera share is listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange The Stockholm Stock Exchange (Swedish: Stockholmsbörsen) is a stock exchange located in Stockholm, Sweden. Founded in 1863  it is the primary securities exchange of the Nordic Countries. and the Helsinki Stock Exchange “HEX” redirects here. For other uses, see HEX (disambiguation).
For Wikipedia's help pages, see . , and the company is included in the Dow Jones Dow Jones
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See : Finance Sustainability Index. Simplicity and service are important tools for us in creating profitable growth and value for our customers and shareholders. Read more at www.teliasonera.com.
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