The Commission has approved the merger with a series of remedies to stave off competition concerns.
THE EU Digital Decade
Announced in 2021, the EU Digital Decade sets out a vision for Europe’s digital transformation by 2030. It has four key areas: ICT skills; business transformation; secure and sustainable digital infrastructures; and digitalisation of public services.
5G is key to this vision: the Digital Decade sets a goal for coverage of all populated areas by 2030 and regards 5G verticals as digital transformation enablers for businesses. Read more about the Digital Decade here.
The Finnish vendor says French mobile operator Orange will be the first customer to use this technology.
It says Berlin is a clear frontrunner for 5G quality.
Vendor Nokia and Austrian mobile operator A1 say they have completed the first 5G edge cloud network slicing trial with Microsoft.
The mobile operator says it’s the first mobile operator in Finland to launch standalone 5G.
The Global Satellite Operators Association (GSOA) and the European Space Agency (ESA) have signed a new collaboration agreement.
The operator says its network now reaches a speed of 275.6 Mb/s in some areas.
These 5G projects will be funded under the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF Digital) programme.
The report was published by the US-based ATIS Next G Alliance and the EU-based 6G Industry Association.
The Finnish vendor has signed a new agreement with the Portuguese mobile operator.