ITC picks Huawei for 2nd phase of 5G network expansion

Monday 1 March 2021 | 11:23 CET | News
Saudi operator Integrated Telecom Company (ITC) has chosen Huawei to start implementing the second phase of 5G infrastructure expansion through the addition of 1,000 new sites. This will increase ITC digital connectivity and bring very fast internet to businesses and residents, said the Saudi group. The increased roll-out of 5G technology will enable Fixed Wireless Access in areas where fibre coverage is lacking.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei / Integrated Telecom Company
Countries: Saudi Arabia
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