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MTN South Africa selects Ericsson for commercial 5G core and radio

Thursday 14 November 2019 | 13:34 CET | News
As part of its transformation strategy, MTN South Africa is upgrading its core network to support 3GPP-compliant 5G Non-Standalone (NSA) architecture. The 5G commercialisation is planned between 2020 and 2022, with a focus on use cases and applications relevant in the South African context. These include enhanced mobile broadband, fixed wireless access, and the IoT. MTN and Ericsson are working together to identify and develop 5G use cases and applications that will contribute to the digital transformation of industry verticals. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Ericsson / MTN South Africa
Countries: South Africa
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