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Rakuten taps Nokia for cloud-native mobile network deployment in Japan

Wednesday 13 February 2019 | 09:51 CET | News
Nokia has announced that it is working with Japanese e-commerce group Rakuten to build a mobile network in Japan. Nokia will provide full turnkey services to plan, manage, deploy and integrate cloud RAN, AirGile cloud-native core network technology and several Nokia software functions.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Nokia / Rakuten Mobile
Countries: Japan
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