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Italy's Piaggio and Ericsson partner on 5G connected scooter

Tuesday 7 March 2017 | 09:11 CET | News
Italian scooter manufacturer Piaggio, maker of the Vespa, has announced a partnership with Ericsson to test 5G network technology for connected vehicle applications. Under the terms of the deal, the partners will test a number of new capabilities that harness the lower latency and improved connection speeds offered by 5G technologies, such as real time monitoring to detect threats on the road and automatic calling of rescue teams in the event of an accident.

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