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Docomo to launch 5G trials at manufacturing plants with Omron, Nokia

Tuesday 10 September 2019 | 07:56 CET | News
Japanese operator NTT Docomo has teamed up with Omron and Nokia Solutions and Networks to jointly roll out trials of 5G mobile services inside factories. During the trials, Docomo, Omron and Nokia plan to test the feasibility of using 5G connectivity to create layout-free production lines using Autonomous Mobile Robots, which are able to act autonomously in complex and changing environments. The three partners also plan to demonstrate the feasibility of human-machine collaboration inside manufacturing plants.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Nokia / Nokia Solutions and Networks / NTT / NTT DoCoMo
Countries: Japan
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