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ITU adopts 5G roadmap with IMT-2020 name

Friday 19 June 2015 | 13:29 CET | News
The ITU has established the overall roadmap for the development of 5G mobile and defined the term it will apply to it as "IMT-2020". With the finalization of its work at a meeting of the ITU-R Working Party 5D in San Diego, the ITU has now defined the overall goals, process and timeline for the development of 5G mobile systems. The meeting agreed that the work should be conducted under the name of IMT-2020, as an extension of the ITU's existing family of global standards for International Mobile Telecommunication systems (IMT-2000 and IMT-Advanced) which serve as the basis for 3G and 4G

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