BSNL expects to start 5G service trials by March 2018
BSNL expects to start 5G services (field trial ) by the end of march, 2018. "We had interaction with Nokia last week (on 5G). Next we tend to are planning to gift concerning our necessities once that field path construct is there. It ought to begin before the top of this fiscal year," Shrivastava told reporters nowadays.
The state-run firm has started discussion with Larsen & Toubro and HP for finish devices that may be needed for 5G services.
He was speaking on the sidelines of language its information sharing agreement on 5G technology with network firm Coriant.
Under the terms of the agreement, Coriant and BSNL can get together to accelerate spec and repair innovation for 5G services.
"This (MoU with Coriant) is barely information sharing agreement. There aren't any commercials concerned. we tend to ar at emergent stage. By this agreement, we are going to get to grasp additional concerning 5G through this and alternative agreements," Shrivastava aforementioned.
He aforementioned the speed of the 5G goes to be a lot of quicker than 4G and it'll use same 4G and 3G network however with optimised network.
"Latency goes to be in 5G technology that is time taken by internet to succeed in one purpose to alternative. 5G system are developed supported used cases which is able to disagree from country to country. Like good automobile parking might not be a priority for india however it e-health, waste management are often used case of Asian country," Shrivastava aforementioned.
He aforementioned that BSNL owns largest glass fibre network, which might give highest knowledge speed, within the country to the tune of over seven 100000 kilometre.
Coriant Chairman and business executive Shaygan Kheradpir aforementioned that the corporate can share its experiences on 5G technology with BSNL specially on network style.
"The knowledge speed in 5G ought to be able to support real time computing speed like just in case of autonomous cars wherever sensors need to instantly study traffic. we are going to share our expertise in coming up with network for sending internet data from wireless towers to wherever computing is going down and back to the network," Kheradpir aforementioned.