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5G private network planned at Manufacturing Technology Centre

Thursday 4 February 2021 | 15:41 CET | News
The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) in the UK is launching a new 5G private network to help manufacturers increase productivity using 5G technology. The network is being launched in partnership with 5G partners West Midlands 5G (WM5G), Worcestershire 5G (W5G) and BT. 

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