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TIM, Fastweb and Huawei launch 5G pilot project in Bari and Matera

Wednesday 8 November 2017 | 15:26 CET | News
Italy's Ministry of Economic Development (MISE) has announced the launch of pre-commercial trials of 5G networks in the southern cities of Bari and Matera. Telecom Italia (TIM), Fastweb and Huawei were awarded the project to conduct trials on the 3.6-3.8 GHz band over the next four years and have committed to investing some EUR 60 million. The three companies submitted a joint plan as lead partners in coordination with 52 international, national and local bodies, with areas of intervention ranging from smart city, public safety, environmental monitoring, industry 4.0 and 5G healthcare

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Companies: Fastweb / Huawei / Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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