NTT Docomo, a leading Japanese mobile operator, has signed a contract with Nokia for the expansion of its 5G network. The partnership will see Nokia provide its Open RAN (O-RAN) compatible 5G AirScale baseband solution to NTT Docomo for commercial use. This marks a significant milestone in the partnership between the two companies, as Nokia has been providing RAN services for 3G networks and helping NTT Docomo with its 4G strategy.
The introduction of the 5G network represents a new stage of cooperation between Nokia and NTT Docomo. The partnership aims to enhance the capabilities of NTT Docomo’s network and ensure that it is equipped to handle the demands of 5G technology. With its expertise in providing advanced networking solutions, Nokia is an ideal partner for NTT Docomo as they navigate the complexities of implementing a 5G network.
This collaboration extends beyond just providing technology solutions. It represents a collaborative effort to drive innovation and deliver cutting-edge telecommunications services to customers in Japan. The use of Nokia’s Open RAN compatible 5G AirScale baseband solution will position NTT Docomo well to offer high-quality and reliable 5G services to its users. This partnership underscores both companies’ commitment to delivering the latest in telecommunications technology to the Japanese market.
The partnership between these two companies is expected to bring about significant benefits for both parties involved, including increased revenue streams from new services and enhanced customer satisfaction through improved network performance.