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NGMN, Wireless Broadband Alliance join forces to address RAN convergence opportunities

Tuesday 22 January 2019 | 15:05 CET | News
NGMN and Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) published the first results of their collaboration to drive the convergence of multi-technology RANs and core networks. The joint report identifies a number of emerging opportunities and use cases that the industry can benefit from through the convergence of 3GPP's 5G and Wi-Fi, driven by the ever-enhancing functionalities of licensed and unlicensed technologies. It also highlights the key challenges which must first be addressed in order to realise convergence over 3GPP Access and Wi-Fi – including tighter integration of Wi-Fi access in 5G networks,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Wireless Broadband Alliance
Countries: World
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