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KPN introduces 5G field lab for healthcare applications

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KPN has launched a sixth 5G field lab, aimed at testing 5G applications for healthcare. Jacob Groote, EVP 5G at KPN, made the statement during his presentation at the Telecom Insights conference organised by Telecompaper. Groot said he has changed the saying, "business first, technology second", into "healthcare first, technology second". Because, Groote said: "It is so incredibly important to have good answers to the questions and needs of healthcare."

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