Cable & Telecom

TeraGo builds 5G mmWave network for McMaster researchers

TORONTO and HAMILTON — TeraGo Inc., a Canadian provider of cloud, co-location and connectivity services, announced today it has partnered with Hamilton’s McMaster University to build and deploy Canada’s first university-based 5G millimeter wave (mmWave) private network for research purposes. Using the 5G mmWave network, the two organizations “plan to develop the most cutting-edge technologies for advanced manufacturing and Industry 4.0 in Canada,” reads a press release. “A 5G millimeter wave private network delivers higher speeds and lower latency and is a prerequisite to advanced manufacturing and logistics. With these capabilities, users can access the benefits of machine learning, augmented...