Cable & Telecom

Nokia and Google Cloud to co-develop cloud-based 5G radio solutions

ESPOO, Finland — Nokia and Google Cloud announced today a new partnership in which the two companies will collaborate on cloud-based 5G radio solutions combining Nokia’s Radio Access Network (RAN), Open RAN and Cloud RAN (vRAN) with Google’s edge computing platform and applications ecosystem. Building on a recent partnership announced in February, this new collaboration will deliver additional 5G monetization opportunities for communication service providers (CSPs), says Nokia’s press release. Already underway at Nokia’s headquarters in Espoo, Finland, the initial collaboration between the two companies will focus on Cloud RAN and will integrate Nokia’s 5G vDU (virtualized distributed unit) and...

Our industry and COVID-19

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