NEC, Ceragon Partner to Develop Advanced Technologies to Deliver Edge Solutions for 5G Wireless Backhaul

NEC, Ceragon Partner to Develop Advanced Technologies to Deliver Edge Solutions for 5G Wireless Backhaul Image Credit: Funtap/

NEC and Ceragon Networks announced they have entered into a collaboration  agreement to further expand their global wireless backhaul business  footprint.

With the increased pace of 5G deployments, networks are becoming more  sophisticated and complex, requiring advanced wireless backhaul  solutions that resolve 5G network challenges by enhancing network  intelligence and simplifying network rollouts.

The agreement calls  for a development program, wherein the companies will leverage both  parties' rich experience and unique capabilities in microwave and  millimeter-wave communications, to develop advanced technologies  which will further accelerate innovation and deliver premium cutting-  edge solutions for 5G wireless backhaul.

NEC and Ceragon will each  provide their own differentiated solutions based on these advanced  technologies.

akihiko Kumagai, Senior EVP, NEC
NEC and Ceragon will collaborate to further develop and provide more  attractive technologies for communications service providers. NEC has more than 80 years of experience in the microwave radio  market, and this partnership is one part of NEC's long-term  commitment to and strategy for the market.

Ira Palti, President & CEO, Ceragon Networks
The agreement will allow  Ceragon to increase its market leadership by spearheading innovation  that delivers elite technological advancements in the 5G wireless  backhaul market, allowing service providers to stay well ahead of the  curve.

Ray is a news editor at The Fast Mode, bringing with him more than 10 years of experience in the wireless industry.

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