[Notes] This page should explain the significance of the following issues and how they are addressed in EU initiatives and in the 5G observatory

  • 5G verticals
  • 5G coverage
  • Green technologies (right words?)
  • 5G security
  • Network slicing
  • Open RAN

Latest News in Europe

Spain and Portugal trial first 5G autonomous public transport

The 5G-driven public transport system had its first run crossing the Spanish-Portuguese border.

European operators pilot 5G holographic calls

Deutsche Telekom, Orange, Telefonica and Vodafone Group teamed up with company Matsuko for a trial to make holographic calls employing 5G and edge computing.

Estonia and Latvia sign a coordination agreement for 3.6 GHz

The new cross-border agreement ensures better 5G coverage without interference.

EU telcos say streaming companies should make “fair contribution” to 5G network investment

The comments relate to a wider political debate about whether the “over-the-top” players which generate so much network traffic should contribute to network costs.

5G Stand Alone with network slicing launched in Finland

A deal with Nokia will allow the Finnish operator Telia to boost its broadband offering by providing Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) using a dedicated slice of its 5G network.

5G Observatory workshop scheduled for 20th October

The 5G Observatory will be holding its 4th Stakeholder Workshop online on Thursday, 20th October between 10:30 – 13:30.

Vodafone Germany trials network slicing

The network operator adapted the technology to use its 4G network so it can support more end-user devices.

A1 Slovenia launches 5G fixed wireless access service

The mobile operator says its new service will benefit consumers struggling with slow broadband connections.

Nokia trials network slicing with Google

The two companies trialled the technology using a Google Pixel 6 phone.

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