Ericsson says it's not in "specific discussions" with AT&T/Verizon

|By:, SA News Editor

Following a Bloomberg column mentioning Ericsson (ERIC +0.2%) is discussing managed services deals with AT&T and Verizon, the company states it's not in "specific discussions" with either carrier about managing their networks.

Ericsson adds it frequently discusses its various services offerings with clients in general. Verizon, meanwhile, says it doesn't "outsource our network management."