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Vodafone NL tests calls over open RAN equipment with NEC, Altiostar

Monday 19 October 2020 | 16:52 CET | News
VodafoneZiggo and NEC Europe in partnership with Altiostar jointly announced the first successful voice call made on an open virtual Radio Access Network (Open RAN) on Vodafone's network in the Netherlands. During the course of this trial, VodafoneZiggo and NEC intend to integrate products of large open RAN technology vendors, such as Altiostar and various other radio vendors, including NEC's own 5G radio products, using commercial off the shelf (COTS) hardware from third parties. This will allow VodafoneZiggo to transform its network to a software-based one suiting multiple deployment

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Altiostar / NEC Europe / Vodafone / Vodafone Netherlands
Countries: Netherlands
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