Close
Close

Published

Telia shows off 5G at EU Digital Summit, promises city launches in 2018

Telia was the first operator in the world to deploy commercial 4G services, and it is in the vanguard in 5G too, claiming to be offering the first live public 5G network use cases in Europe. The company’s Estonian subsidiary worked with Ericsson and Intel to build a trial network in capital Tallinn, to support the recent EU Digital Summit, including connectivity to a cruise ship in the city’s harbor. There was also an industrial use case demonstrated, featuring remote control of a construction excavator. Telia delivered a simulated real life 5G environment for the Tallink shipping company in the Port of Tallinn, including support for WiFi access for 2,000 passengers throughout a cruise ship, as well as support for…

Close