Ericsson Now Completes 5G Platform for Operators

Ericsson Now Completes 5G Platform for Operators

Ericsson finalizes 5G readiness for operators by enhancing its 5G Platform with new solutions for the radio and core network. Ericsson Now Completes 5G Platform for Operators.

According to this, the company launches 5G Radio Access Network commercial software, based on the recently approved first 3GPP 5G New Radio standard. It also introduces a new category of radio products called Street Macro, a new site type that addresses the need of operators to grow in cities with limited available radio locations.

Ericsson Now Completes 5G Platform for Operators

Ericsson now expands its 5G Core System offering with new capabilities to support 5G NR and also enhances its Distributed Cloud solution. It also introduced its 5G Platform and it comprises the 5G core, radio and transport portfolios together with OSS/BSS network services and security.

Executive VP and Head of Business Area Networks at Ericsson, Fredrik Jejdling says :

Operators who want to be early with 5G now have the essential pieces for launching 5G networks already this year. With our expanded platform, they will get more efficient networks as well as opportunities to create new revenues from emerging consumer and industrial use cases.

CTO, TIM, Giovanni Ferigo says :

Ericsson is an important enabler of our 5G in field innovation activities that span several cities in Italy. Although we activated a 5G NR cell in the mmW frequencies in the city of Torino, reaching speeds above 20Gbps.

Further he added that we are looking forward to testing Ericsson’s new solutions that will contribute to address the wide variety of use cases we are working on.

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