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KT, Verizon strike 5G partnership deal

Tuesday 28 June 2016 | 04:46 CET | News
South Korean operator KT has partnered with US-based Verizon to establish global standards and develop technologies for 5G networks, The Korea Times reports. Under the terms of the agreement, KT and Verizon will cooperate on faster commercialization of 5G technology which is expected to come in 2020. The partnership also covers setting 5G standards, KT said. Also as part of the deal, KT and Verizon will cooperate on the development of next-generation network technologies, such as SDN and NFV.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: KT / Verizon
Countries: Korea, Republic of / United States
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