0
Wireless

Elisa and Ericsson announce first standalone 5G network data communication in Nordic region

Monday 31 August 2020 | 12:39 CET | News
Update: 1 September 2020 | 11:47 CET
Interactive webinar: Vodafone Ziggo deep dive. What is the strategy for the coming years? Where does it stand in relation to its competitors? Join us on January 21st 14:00 CET for a professional profile of VodafoneZiggo in 45 minutes. Register here ...
Finnish operator Elisa said that it and Ericsson have implemented the first data connection via a standalone 5G network in the Nordic region, using a commercial mobile network. Using a standalone 5G network enables service customisation, communication between IoT devices, and reduced latency. Current 5G services are produced using both 5G and 4G networks.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?


[01/09/2020 11:47- Update: Adds location]


Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Elisa / Ericsson
Countries: Finland
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G

,

IoT


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Elisa deploys 42nd Finnish 5G network in Iitti

Published 24 Sep 2020 12:00 CET | Finland
Elisa has announced the deployment of its 42nd Finnish 5G network in Iitti in the southerly Kymenlaakso region. Starting in the ...

Elisa uses 5G network to support Helsinki environmental monitoring drone trial

Published 08 Sep 2020 13:09 CET | Finland
Finnish operator Elisas said it is supporting a 5G drone trial by Helsinki city council's construction service Stara and the ...

DNA comes top of Tefficient ranking for greatest mobile data use per subscription per month at over 33 GB

Published 07 Sep 2020 13:18 CET | Finland
Finnish operator DNA said its customers use the most mobile data per subscription in the world, as measured by international ...

Elisa opens 5G network in Riihimaki

Published 03 Sep 2020 12:49 CET | Finland
Elisa said it has become the first operator to open a 5G network in Riihimaki, initially serving the city centre and the ...

Ericsson and Qualcomm complete 5G carrier aggregation tests

Published 28 Aug 2020 14:14 CET | World
Ericsson and Qualcomm Technologies announced the completion of interoperability tests for 5G standalone (SA) carrier aggregation ...

Ericsson announces milestone of 100 5G contracts

Published 12 Aug 2020 12:38 CET | World
Ericsson announced it has passed 100 commercial 5G contracts. The milestone was reached in a deal with Slovenian operator Telekom ...

Elisa opens 33rd Finnish 5G network in Kaarina

Published 11 Aug 2020 12:07 CET | Finland
Elisa said it has opened its 33rd Finnish 5G network in Kaarina in western Finland. It currently serves the city centre and the ...

Ericsson releases standalone 5G software for mid, low bands

Published 06 Jul 2020 11:31 CET | World
Ericsson launched Ericsson Standalone 5G NR software for 5G mid- and low bands. The software became globally available to all ...

Elisa supplies SD-WAN to Afry project offices with implementation by Ericsson and Versa Networks

Published 20 Apr 2020 12:47 CET | Finland
Finnish operator Elisa said it will provide Software-Defined Wide Area Networks (SD-WANs) to Afry project offices in Finland and ...

Elisa supplies private mobile network for Turku University Hospital

Published 19 Mar 2020 12:47 CET | Finland
Elisa said that the Hospital District of Southwest Finland (VSSHP) has contracted the operator to provide a private network for ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

21 Jan Intel Q4 2020
21 Jan Modern Times Group EGM
25 Jan Edgeware EGM
25 Jan The Things Conference 2021
26 Jan F5 Networks fiscal Q1
26 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2
26 Jan Verizon Communications Q4 2020
26 Jan Meetup MENA
27 Jan MediaTek Q4 2020
27 Jan AT&T Q4 2020
27 Jan Corning Q4 2020
27 Jan Calix Q4 2020
27 Jan Facebook Q4 2020
27 Jan KPN Q4 2020
27 Jan Extreme Networks fiscal Q2
27 Jan Uptime
::: More Calendar Items