Cellnex to hold out 5G mmWave trial in Paris La Protection district


Cellnex plans to show La Protection esplanade into an experimental space for corporations wishing to check 5G use instances

Paris La Protection has chosen Cellnex France as companion to run a 5G mmWave trial at 26 GHz within the French enterprise district.

In a launch, Cellnex famous that this venture goals to check the feasibility of a neutral-host mannequin permitting the sharing of antennas and infrastructure, in addition to to experiment with new use instances leveraging the high-speed 26 GHz 5G deployed in La Défense district.

The agency additionally famous that cellular operators and digital ecosystem corporations are invited to affix Cellnex and its companions within the execution of this venture. Among the corporations taking part on this initiative contains Efficacity, Equans and Siradel.

Cellnex mentioned that, along with Paris La Défense, it plans to show La Défense esplanade into an experimental space for corporations wishing to check use instances.

Vincent Cuvillier, CEO of Cellnex France, mentioned: “It is a great alternative to check new use instances, in actual circumstances, similar to digital and augmented actuality with ultra-high-definition video, IoT, autonomous automobiles, and lots of others, in addition to proving extra community capability throughout public occasions with hundreds of attendees. corporations together with startups are additionally welcome to affix us in the present day.”

Cellnex additionally mentioned that another excuse for the deployment of 5G mmWave in Paris La Défense is to exhibit the relevance of the neutral-host mannequin with sharing of antennas and infrastructure.

“Counting on a impartial host operator like Cellnex, as we’re doing right here in Paris La Protection, makes it attainable to restrict the impression of deployment – fewer antennas – to drastically optimize the price whereas additionally guaranteeing all operators optimum turnkey entry,” Cuvillier added.

La Protection is a significant enterprise district positioned 3 kilometers west of town limits of Paris. It’s a part of the Paris metropolitan space and is Europe’s largest purpose-built enterprise district, overlaying 560 hectares.

Cellnex manages a portfolio of greater than 138,000 websites – together with forecast roll-outs as much as 2030 – in Spain, Italy, the Netherlands, France, Switzerland, the UK, Eire, Portugal, Austria, Denmark, Sweden and Poland.


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