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STC runs trial with Nokia PSE-3 to address rising 5G traffic

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Saudi Telecom Company (STC) says it has used Nokia's PSE-3 chipset with Probabilistic Constellation Shaping (PCS) to conduct the Middle East and Africa's first 200G long-haul transmission and 300G regional reach field trial. It should improve network performance and address the surge in video, cloud and 5G traffic. STC trialed Nokia's PSE-3 to enhance the efficiency of its Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing (DWDM) long-haul network to cut complexity and provide better services to subscribers. 

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Categories: Fixed / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Nokia / STC
Countries: Saudi Arabia
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