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Telefonica, IBM begin Open RAN trial in Argentina

Monday 29 March 2021 | 10:51 CET | News
IBM and Movistar Argentina (Telefonica) have announced the launch of a live, fully functional Open RAN network in the coastal city of Puerto Madryn in the southern Patagonia region. The proof of concept covering 81,000 inhabitants will test live, commercial traffic on a 24x7 basis and is described as one of the earliest implementations of its kind in the world. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Altiostar / IBM / Movistar Argentina / Quanta / Red Hat / Telefonica
Countries: Argentina
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