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Orange and city of Lille launch call for 5G projects

Wednesday 20 June 2018 | 12:07 CET | News
Orange has partnered with the city of Lille to launch a call for 5G projects named 'Defi 5GMEL', open to public and private players such as start-ups and universities. The operator received the regulatory green light to undertake 5G pilots using 3.5 GHz spectrum earlier this year. The cities of Lille and nearby Douai have been selected as locations for the trials, starting in the second half of the year. Extending this collaboration, the 'Defi 5GMEL' call for projects aims to explore innovative use cases for 5G services within the Lille metropolitan area, which in 2020 will take the title of

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Companies: Orange France
Countries: France
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