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US govt starts 5G research project, to build 4 city testbeds

Sunday 17 July 2016 | 15:18 CET | News
The US government announced the start of the Advanced Wireless Research Initiative (AWRI), a public-private partnership spearheaded by the White House to accelerate the development of next-generation mobile networks in the US. Led by the National Science Foundation, the USD 400 million programme will enable the deployment and use of four city-scale testing platforms for advanced wireless research over the next decade, building on the spectrum just approved for 5G by the Federal Communications Commission.

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