0
Wireless

Nokia to upgrade KDDI's network to 5G

Monday 30 September 2019 | 09:45 CET | News
Nokia said it was contracted by Japan's KDDI to become its primary partner to upgrade its 4G network to 5G with Nokia's radio access platform AirScale, which supports both 4G and 5G operations. This will allow KDDI to modernise its 4G network and meet the growing consumer and industrial demands for 5G.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: KDDI / Nokia
Countries: Japan
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Nokia grows order book to 63 signed 5G contracts

Published 09 Jan 2020 09:41 CET | World
Nokia has increased its total 5G contract wins to 63, up from 50 in November 2019. The total includes AT&T, KDDI, Korea Telecom, ...

Japan to introduce law to boost 5G-powered industry development – report

Published 10 Dec 2019 07:54 CET | Japan
Japan will introduce a law to help the development of new industries using 5G networks. The new law would target companies in ...

KDDI, Facebook to launch 5G-based product sale system in Japan

Published 26 Nov 2019 20:37 CET | Japan
Japanese operator KDDI has partnered with Facebook to jointly develop 5G-based services in Japan. KDDI and Facebook plan to ...

Nokia cuts outlook, drops dividend on tough competition in 5G market

Published 24 Oct 2019 08:46 CET | World
Nokia has cut its outlook for this year and next, citing tough competition in the early days of the 5G market. The company said ...

Airspan enters strategic partnership for 5G with Mitsui

Published 22 Oct 2019 12:49 CET | Japan
Airspan Networks and Mitsui & Co., a Japanese company that trades in a wide range of products and materials, entered into a ...

Cisco powers KDDI's network refresh for 5G

Published 22 Oct 2019 10:01 CET | Japan
Cisco said it entered into a collaboration with Japanese telecom company KDDI to support its transition to 5G. KDDI is using a ...

Nokia launches intent-based platform for fixed operators

Published 09 Oct 2019 14:48 CET | World
Nokia unveiled what it calls the industry's first fully integrated intent-based platform that changes the ways in which operators ...

Nokia registers over 2,000 5G patents

Published 09 Oct 2019 09:02 CET | World
Nokia has declared over 2,000 patent families to the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) as essential for the ...

Samsung to power KDDI's 5G network launch in Japan

Published 01 Oct 2019 11:24 CET | Japan
Samsung has announced it has been selected by KDDI to provide 5G network services for the Japanese operator's 5G commercial ...

KDDI taps Ericsson for 5G network deployment in Japan

Published 30 Sep 2019 09:19 CET | Japan
Japanese operator KDDI has selected Ericsson as the primary vendor for its 5G network deployment in Japan. KDDI expects the first ...

KDDI joins Mobile Payment Alliance

Published 19 Sep 2019 07:33 CET | Japan
Japanese operator KDDI has joined the Mobile Payment Alliance (MoPA). The MoPA alliance of merchant stores was established by ...

KDDI adopts Infovista Planet for 5G network planning

Published 29 Aug 2019 10:18 CET | Japan
Infovista announced that Japanese operator KDDI is using its Planet software for RF planning as the company rolls out 5G ...

KDDI to cut early termination fee to JPY 1,000 on new plan

Published 28 Aug 2019 12:27 CET | Japan
Japanese operator KDDI said it will start offering a new subscription plan with lower penalty charges, of JPY 1,000, for ending ...

Nokia, KDDI trial LTE connected vehicle applications in Japan

Published 16 Apr 2018 10:07 CET | Japan
Nokia and Japanese operator KDDI have demonstrated the use of LTE in Japan to deliver connectivity for vehicles. The trials use ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

19 Feb Deutsche Telekom Q4 2019
19 Feb CyrusOne Q4 2019
19 Feb Telefonica Brasil Q4 2019
19 Feb Ribbon Communications Q4 2019
19 Feb Gilat Satellite Networks Q4 2019
19 Feb Analog Devices fiscal Q1
19 Feb Telefonica Deutschland Q4 2019
19 Feb OTE Q4 2019
19 Feb Spark H1 results
19 Feb Dish Network Q4 2019
19 Feb Technicolor Capital Markets Day
19 Feb Future Generation Optical Transport Networks Summit 2020
20 Feb Axiata Q4 2019
20 Feb Bouygues Q4 2019
20 Feb Interdigital Q4 2019
20 Feb Consolidated Communications Q4 2019
20 Feb Starhub Q4 2019
20 Feb Windstream Q4
20 Feb Commscope Q4 2019
20 Feb SBA Communications Q4 2019
20 Feb EchoStar Q4
20 Feb Intelsat Q4 2019
20 Feb Liberty Latin America Q4 2019
20 Feb Telefonica Q4 2019
20 Feb Fitbit Q4 2019
20 Feb OTE EGM
21 Feb Proximus Q4 2019
21 Feb Megacable Q4 2019
21 Feb Digi Communications FY results
21 Feb TDS, US Cellular Q4 2019
::: More Calendar Items