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Nokia, Facebook partner on developing fixed-wireless services in 60 GHz band

Sunday 25 February 2018 | 16:32 CET | News
Nokia announced a partnership with Facebook to develop fixed-wireless broadband services in the 60 GHz band. Aimed at urban and suburban areas as a complement to fibre, the partnership will bring together Nokia's wireless passive optical network (WPON) platform with Facebook's Terragraph technology, both based on the WiGig standard. The companies aim to launch trials in 2018 with select customers. 

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Companies: Facebook / Nokia
Countries: World
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