In this news, we discuss the Nokia helps Chunghwa Telecom in 5G small cell deployment across Taiwan.
Nokia announced on Tuesday that it will support Taiwanese mobile operator, Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), in its initiative to provide full 5G coverage in Taiwan.
As part of the agreement, Nokia will provide a range of products from its innovative small cell portfolio that enables operators to meet the demands of 5G network densification and indoor coverage. These include Nokia’s flexible AirScale (ASiR) indoor radio solution for better indoor coverage and capacity and AirScale micro RRH for outdoor and urban hot spots.
“This is a continuation of our innovative and ambitious approach to deploying small cells in Taiwan. We are an existing customer of Nokia’s 4G small cell portfolio and have not hesitated to adopt their 5G products for the first wave of deployment as well, ”said Dr Max Chen, president of the mobile division of Chunghwa Telecom.
CHT works closely with local small and medium-sized businesses to provide secure 5G coverage to enable Industry 4.0 automation and Nokia’s portfolio of cost-effective small cell solutions will help it meet all consumer and business needs.
Nokia said it has already started the deployment and installed 140 small 5G cells to date. CHT is the first Taiwanese operator to deploy a non-autonomous 5G small cell (NSA) solution allowing instant 5G coverage in specific areas.
Commenting on the agreement, Tommi Uitto, President, Mobile Networks, Nokia, said, “We are proud to support Chunghwa Telecom in its innovative efforts to provide compelling 5G coverage to major sites interior and exterior of Taiwan. We are delighted that they have chosen our small cell portfolio to achieve their ambitious strategy and we look forward to working with them moving forward.
- CHT works closely with local small and medium-sized businesses to provide secure 5G coverage to enable Industry 4.0 automation and Nokia’s portfolio of cost-effective small cell solutions will help it meet all consumer and business needs.
- Nokia helps Chunghwa Telecom roll out 5G small cells in Taiwan