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Nokia makes world's first 5GTF connection

Monday 13 February 2017 | 16:05 CET | News
Nokia carried out a connection based on the 5GTF 'pre-standard' in a laboratory environment in Oulu, Finland, on 23 December 2016, claiming this is the world's first 5GTF connection. The test adds another key component to the development of 5G and the implementation of the first 5G applications, the company said. The 5G connection used the 5GTF (Verizon 5G Technology Forum) draft specification and was made possible by Nokia's commercially available 5G-ready AirScale radio access with the Nokia AirFrame data centre platform running on Intel architecture, together with the Intel 5G mobile trial

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Companies: Intel / Nokia / Verizon
Countries: World
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