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Huawei And Airtel Conduct Successful 5G Trial In India

The setup demonstrated high-spectral efficiency and potential for diversified services such as the Internet of Things (IoT) and Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality (AR/VR)

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Airtel and Huawei successfully tested the 5g network in India. Wikimedia Commons
Airtel launches women's safety app with FLO. Wikimedia Commons
  • Huawei and Airtel successfully conducted 5G network trial
  • A speed of 3Gbps was achieved during the test
  • This will lead to an era of extra fast internet in India

Chinese technology giant Huawei and telecom services provider Bharti Airtel on Friday announced to have successfully conducted 5G network trial under a test set-up in India.

The trial was conducted at Airtel’s Network Experience Centre in Manesar (Gurugram), the company said in a statement.

Airtel successfully tests 5g network with Huawei. Wikimedia
Airtel successfully tests 5g network with Huawei. Wikimedia Commons

“We are moving quickly to begin collaboration towards 5G interoperability and development testing (IODT). We look forward to working closely with our partners for developing a robust 5G ecosystem in India,” said Abhay Savargaonkar, Director-Networks, Bharti Airtel.

During the test trial, a user throughput of more than 3Gbps was achieved.

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This is the highest measured throughput for a mobile network in 3.5 GHz band with 100MHz bandwidth and end-to-end network latency of approximately 1 msec, the company said.

“We have been focusing on developing the 5G ecosystem and use cases and the show with Bharti Airtel impressively demonstrates the performance capability of 5G in 3.5 GHz band,” said Emmanuel Coelho Alves, Director, Wireless Marketing, Huawei HQ.

The two companies are trying to create a 5g ecosystem.
The two companies are trying to create a 5g ecosystem.

The setup demonstrated high-spectral efficiency and potential for diversified services such as the Internet of Things (IoT) and Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality (AR/VR) that can be delivered by 5G technology to serve a digitally connected world. IANS

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Wipro Planning to Develop 5G Technology with Finnish Varsity: Report

The partnership is a significant step towards building competency, contributing in 5G/6G standards and creating patents in disrupting technologies

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Wipro net plunges almost 21% yearly in Q4. Wikimedia Commons

Indian software major Wipro has tied up with the University of Oulu in Finland to develop 5G technologies, the IT vendor said on Tuesday.

“Our collaboration with Oulu is to focus on wireless communications in 5G/6G at GHz, THz and light wave frequencies under the Finnish university’s flagship programme,” said the city-based company in a statement here.

As an international science institute, the Oulu-based university focuses on innovation for the future, wellbeing and knowledge through research and education.

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FILE – People stand next to a 5G logo during the Mobile World Congress wireless show, in Barcelona, Spain, Feb. 28, 2018. VOA

“The new research partnership will spur innovation and a great start for the beneficial cooperation between Finland and Wipro. It will also take the innovation corridor partnership between Finland and Karnataka to the next level,” said Finnish minister Timo Harakka.

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“We both will create technology pilots to address industry and customer needs, which have not been addressed so far. The partnership is a significant step to next generation technology innovations,” said K.R. Sanjiv, Chief Technology Officer, Wipro.

The partnership is a significant step towards building competency, contributing in 5G/6G standards and creating patents in disrupting technologies. (IANS)