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Sprint strengthens IP mobile network for 5G with Cisco

Monday 25 February 2019 | 11:10 CET | News
Cisco announced its collaboration with Sprint to deploy new routing technology to support Sprint's growing backhaul network traffic as the operator prepares to launch mobile 5G service in nine cities in H1. To accomplish its goals, Sprint is relying on the Cisco Network Convergence System 540 router series, which is capable of tripling backhaul network capacity and delivering 100G connectivity into the core transport network. With added support of streaming telemetry and integration with Cisco Network Services Orchestrator for performance optimisation and network automation, Sprint is better

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Cisco / Sprint
Countries: United States
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