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Vodafone Germany tests first driverless train controlled via 5G

Tuesday 17 September 2019 | 16:17 CET | News
Vodafone Germany said that it has steered the first driverless train with its 5G network at the Smart Rail Connectivity Campus. The new mobile technology enabled bandwidths of more than 500 Mbps on the test track and reduced the latency to less than 10 milliseconds. 

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Companies: Vodafone Germany
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