Maroc Telecom, Ericsson demonstrate 5G in Morocco

29 March 2019

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Ericsson and Maroc Telecom (IAM) have staged a live 5G demonstration at IAM’s headquarters in Rabat, in order to showcase the capabilities of the new technology. The demonstration presented several cases of 5G use as part of an end-to-end autonomous 5G system, including a prototype radio, baseband, and a prototype UE device, offering high speeds reaching 25.8Gbps. Rafiah Ibrahim, Head of Ericsson Middle East and Africa, said: ‘We are exploring the potential of 5G with our long-time partner, Maroc Telecom. This will allow us to jointly develop 5G-based technologies based on their business needs in order to improve their business operations and seize new opportunities offered by other industries. Today’s collaboration aims to make 5G a reality in Morocco.’

Source: All Africa