Top Page | English | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 한국어 | 日本語
Friday, 22 February 2019, 13:55 HKT/SGT
Share:
    

Source: NEC Corporation
NEC Develops 5G Base Station Equipment Compliant with O-RAN Fronthaul Specifications
- Enabling interoperability between multiple vendors -

TOKYO, Feb 22, 2019 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation today announced the development of Radio Units (RU) for 5G base stations that comply with O-RAN fronthaul specifications established by the O-RAN Alliance.

In the future, 5G is expected to require a large number of small-coverage base station devices. NEC's RU are ideal for 5G conditions as they are compact, lightweight and consume a low level of power, which reduces installation and operation costs.

The amount of 5G network traffic is rapidly increasing, which requires efficient configuration and operation of mobile networks and network devices. The O-RAN Alliance, in which major global telecommunications carriers and vendors of telecommunications equipment participate, designs and promotes open interfaces that enable multi-vendor interconnections, aiming to quickly build highly scalable and intelligent networks by combining equipment from several vendors.

"NEC aims to drive the global expansion of 5G by contributing to ecosystems in radio access networks via interoperability testing between multiple vendors' equipment that is compliant with O-RAN fronthaul specifications," said Nozomu Watanabe, senior vice president, NEC Corporation.

NEC will display RUs compliant with the O-RAN fronthaul specifications at Mobile World Congress 2019 held in Barcelona, Spain from February 25 to 28.


About NEC Corporation

NEC Corporation is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies that benefit businesses and people around the world. The NEC Group globally provides "Solutions for Society" that promote the safety, security efficiency and fairness of society. Under the company's corporate message of "Orchestrating a brighter world," NEC aims to help solve a wide range of challenging issues and to create new social value for the changing world of tomorrow. For more information, visit NEC at https://www.nec.com.

Contact:
NEC
Seiichiro Toda        
s-toda@cj.jp.nec.com
+81-3-3798-6511


Feb 22, 2019 13:55 HKT/SGT
Source: NEC Corporation

NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701)

Topic: Press release summary
Sectors: Telecoms, Mobility/Wireless
http://www.acnnewswire.com
From the Asia Corporate News Network


Copyright © 2019 ACN Newswire. All rights reserved. A division of Asia Corporate News Network.


Multimedia
View Image
 
NEC Corporation Links

http://www.nec.com

https://www.facebook.com/nec.global/

https://twitter.com/NEC_corp

https://www.youtube.com/user/NECglobalOfficial

https://www.linkedin.com/company/nec/

NEC Corporation
Mar 21, 2019 08:45 HKT/SGT
ANA Harnesses the Power of NEC's Virtual Reality Solutions in Flight Attendant Training
Mar 13, 2019 11:39 HKT/SGT
Toyota Tsusho and NEC Conclude Contract with Uzbektelecom on Nationwide Data Communication System
Mar 8, 2019 19:12 HKT/SGT
NEC and Macromill Launch Consumer Insight Marketing Business Using AI
Feb 28, 2019 15:37 HKT/SGT
NEC Completes Process for Acquisition of All Shares of KMD Holding
Feb 25, 2019 16:30 HKT/SGT
NEC Releases "NEC Multiband Radio Solution" White Paper
Feb 25, 2019 14:53 HKT/SGT
Rakuten Selects NEC's and Netcracker's Next-Generation Digital Customer and Business Solutions
Feb 25, 2019 13:33 HKT/SGT
NEC Provides Facial Recognition for E. SUN Commercial Bank in Taiwan
Feb 22, 2019 13:29 HKT/SGT
Mobile industry leaders to Develop O-RAN Fronthaul-Compliant Products and Drive Multi-vendor Radio Access Networks
Feb 21, 2019 09:29 HKT/SGT
NEC Supports the Safety of Automated Driving with Demonstration of Adaptive Network Control Technology
Feb 21, 2019 09:06 HKT/SGT
NEC Wins Multiple iF DESIGN AWARDs
More news >>
 News Alerts
Copyright © 2019 ACN Newswire - Asia Corporate News Network
Home | About us | Services | Partners | Events | Login | Contact us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | RSS
US: +1 800 291 0906 | Beijing: +86 400 879 3881 | Hong Kong: +852 2217 2912 | Singapore: +65 6304 8926 | Tokyo: +81 3 6721 7212

Connect With us: