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Etisalat partners Rakuten to develop open RAN

Monday 22 March 2021 | 10:35 CET | News
Etisalat and Rakuten Mobile have signed an agreement to develop a reference blueprint for mobile broadband networks and Open RAN technology based on the Rakuten Communications Platform (RCP). Under the terms of the deal, Etisalat and Rakuten will jointly develop a reference design for a new generation of mobile networks for Etisalat customers across the Middle East, Africa and Asia regions based on open standards and a cloud-native, software centric and fully virtualized/containerized platform with intelligent and secure operations.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Etisalat / Rakuten Mobile
Countries: Japan / Middle East
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