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Telefonica, Huawei in first 5G UCNC Radio Access Network PoC

Thursday 17 November 2016 | 12:01 CET | News
Telefonica and Huawei have claimed an industry first with the successful completion of a proof of concept (PoC) for 5G UCNC (user centric and no cell) RAN (radio access network) architecture at the Telefonica-Huawei 5G Joint Innovation Lab in Madrid, Spain. In a statement, the companies said the tests focused on an improved way of delivering 5G connectivity that eliminates the need for masts to transfer cell signals over the air as users move between them. According to the results of the tests conducted at the lab, the number of 5G connections per cell increased by 233 percent, overhead

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Companies: Huawei / Telefonica
Countries: Spain / World
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