English | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 한국어 | 日本語
Thursday, 19 November 2020, 14:16 HKT/SGT
Share:
    

Source: NEC Corporation
NEC Establishes its Global Open RAN Center of Excellence in the U.K. to Accelerate Global Adoption of 5G Open RAN

TOKYO, Nov 19, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced the establishment of its Global Open RAN Center of Excellence (CoE) in the U.K. to accelerate the global adoption of Open RAN and to further strengthen its structure for accelerating the global deployment of 5G.

This new CoE is responsible for business and solution development, product development support, project execution and technical support for NEC's global Open RAN business. The CoE helps communication service providers (CSP) introduce Open RAN worldwide through its in-depth knowledge of wireless technology and NFV businesses, as well as NEC's experience in supporting large scale Open RAN commercial deployment in Japan. It will also form the backbone of NEC's global project delivery capability, building on the company's long term experience in communication network deployment, including wireless networks, across the globe.

Its operations will be further strengthened and scaled through an Open RAN Laboratory (technical verification facility) based in India, which will be responsible for building up Open RAN ecosystems with interoperability validation in a multi-vendor environment, as well as verifying product and system level performance and quality assurance.

With this approach, NEC will drive initiatives to promote openness of networks at full scale through an Open RAN ecosystem that includes its own advanced product portfolio as well as the leading-edge products of partner companies. NEC will further leverage the CoE to strengthen collaboration with partner companies to contribute to revitalizing the global Open RAN market and transforming CSPs into digital service providers.

"Our customers expect commercial grade quality and operational readiness to underpin the deployment of Open RAN technology in their networks," said Atsuo Kawamura, Executive Vice President and President of the Network Services Business Unit, NEC Corporation. "NEC will be a strategic partner to our customers in making that happen through our technology leadership, R&D capability as a RAN product vendor ourselves, and operational experience we have gained through generations of RAN deployment."

About NEC Corporation

NEC Corporation has established itself as a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies while promoting the brand statement of "Orchestrating a brighter world." NEC enables businesses and communities to adapt to rapid changes taking place in both society and the market as it provides for the social values of safety, security, fairness and efficiency to promote a more sustainable world where everyone has the chance to reach their full potential. For more information, visit NEC at https://www.nec.com.

Source: NEC Corporation

NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701)

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


Copyright © 2020 ACN Newswire. All rights reserved. A division of Asia Corporate News Network.

 
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 Releated News
Nov 25, 2020 10:00 HKT/SGT
NECネクサソリューションズ、クラウド型RPAサービス「Robot as a Service」を提供開始
Nov 24, 2020 15:00 HKT/SGT
NISSHAとNECソリューションイノベータ、テイクアウト容器のシェアリングサービス「Re&Go」の実証実験を開始
Nov 24, 2020 10:00 HKT/SGT
NECと産総研、生産ライン構築や計画変更を高速化するAI技術を日産自動車と実証
Nov 20, 2020 10:00 HKT/SGT
NEC、「Dow Jones Sustainability Indices(DJSI)」に選定
Nov 20, 2020 10:00 HKT/SGT
NEC、A3カラーページプリンタの最上位モデル「Color MultiWriter 3C750/3C730」を発売
More news >>
Copyright © 2020 ACN Newswire - Asia Corporate News Network
Home | About us | Services | Partners | Events | Login | Contact us | Cookies Policy | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms of Use | RSS
US: +1 800 291 0906 | Beijing: +86 400 879 3881 | Hong Kong: +852 8192 4922 | Singapore: +65 6653 1210 | Tokyo: +81 3 6859 8575