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Telefonica, Vodafone release RFIs for OpenRAN technology

Tuesday 26 June 2018 | 10:51 CET | News
The Telecom Infra Project (TIP) announced that two of its members, Telefonica and Vodafone, have each issued a Request for Information (RFI) for OpenRAN solutions. The RFIs will identify vendors of Radio Access Network (RAN) equipment and assess their ability to meet requirements for RAN platforms as established by TIP's OpenRAN project group. TIP said the group's aim is to develop fully programmable RAN solutions based on General Purpose Processing Platforms (GPPP) and disaggregated software.

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Countries: World
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