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Vodafone trialling OpenRAN technology in Europe and Africa to improve rural networks and expand suppliers

Monday 7 October 2019 | 08:58 CET | News
Vodafone said it has begun testing open access radio technology in Europe for the first time with a view to increasing the number of vendors that can supply mobile network equipment to telecom operators and connecting more of the world's most remote communities using standardised, lower cost systems. In a statement, the company announced the first European tests of OpenRAN in the UK and said it may extend the trials to more of its markets on the continent. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Lime / Mavenir / Vodacom South Africa / Vodafone
Countries: Africa / Europe
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