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Rogers rolling out 5G standalone core network


Adds 26 more towns to existing 5G footprint TORONTO — Rogers Communications is starting to roll out Canada’s first 5G standalone core network, powered by Ericsson, in Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto and Vancouver, the company announced today. Rogers also gave an update on the expansion of its existing 5G network footprint, saying it has added 26 new cities and towns in Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec and New Brunswick, bringing its 5G coverage to a total of 160 communities across the country. (Please see the individual press releases for a list of communities in each province. Rogers’ full 5G coverage map...