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Fastweb to build trial 5G network in Rome

Tuesday 19 September 2017 | 15:52 CET | News
Fastweb has signed an agreement with Rome city council to begin trials of 5G and future Wi-Fi technologies in 2018 with a view to building an IoT and Smart City-focused network in parts of the Italian capital by 2020. The aim of the pilot scheme is to enrich the city's digital ecosystem by building a platform that supports services and applications in the areas of intelligent mobility, sensing, industry 4.0, tourism and video surveillance, said the operator in a statement. Rome's mayor Virginia Raggi commented that the field trial would involve around 3,000 users and would help the capital

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Companies: Fastweb / Open Fiber / TIM / Vodafone / Vodafone Italia / Wind Tre
Countries: Italy
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