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Smart, Nokia launch drone, network services for disaster response in Philippines

Monday 26 November 2018 | 12:34 CET | News
Philippines operator Smart Communications and Nokia have launched drones and network services designed to boost the disaster response efforts of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC). The drone service, which will use Smart's frequencies, is part of Nokia Saving Lives (NSL), a program that aims to provide communications technology and technical assistance to emergency response teams. The Nokia Saving Lives platform includes drones, a portable rescue application center, a private mobile broadband network, and applications like video streaming, mapping and analytics.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Nokia / Smart Communications
Countries: Philippines
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