1&1 partners with Rakuten to build openRAN mobile network in Germany

Thursday 5 August 2021 | 09:10 CET | News
Germany's 1&1 has signed a long-term partnership agreement with Rakuten Group to build its mobile network. The work to build the network will start in the next quarter, 1&1 will build a fully virtualized mobile network based on OpenRAN technology. Under the agreement, Rakuten will be responsible for building the active network equipment. It will also oversee the performance of the mobile network and provide software to automate network management.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 1&1 / 1&1 Versatel / Rakuten / Telefonica Germany
Countries: Germany
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