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EU-Japan project RAPID5G brings 5G to the public

On July 12th, RAPID5G has demonstrated its new 5G technology for the first time in a public space under real-live conditions. The developed RAPID5G mobile environment enables interoperability between heterogeneous mobile technologies including LTE, WiFi and 60 GHz 5G. The

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Shopping mall live demo up and running!

All RAPID5G systems are up and running in the BlueCity shopping mall in Warsaw. The preparation efforts have been successful for the press demo on 12th July, which will show: Seamless WiFi/LTE/5G experience Wireless HDMI high quality video streaming 5G

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RAPID5G is entering its final phase

The 11 European and Japanese partners of the RAPID5G consortium have worked hard on developing novel 5G solutions and are eager to show the results! In the final phase of the project the RAPID5G technology will be showcased and demonstrated

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Workshop on Millimetre-wave technology for 5G access, fronthaul and backhaul

The RAPID-5G project co-organised a workshop on mm-wave technology at EuCNC on 12th June, in Oulu, Finland. Together with the projects mmMAGIC (H2020 5GPPP) and 5G MiEdge (H2020 Eu-Japan).  There were two sessions, the first focussing on fronthaul and backhaul

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RAPID-5G publicized at 5G World

The RAPID-5G project was publicized on the University of Kent booth at the 5G World industry conference and exhibition in London on 13th – 15th June.  A video demonstration of radio-over-fibre supported mm-wave wireless transmission was included, and RAPID-5G leaflets

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Expanded collaborations in RAPID5G’s 4th Project Meeting

The 4th RAPID5G project meeting, taking place in Duisburg on 1st and 2nd of June 2016, has been successful in expanding collaborations and detailing plans for the upcoming RAPID5G field trial demonstrations.

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It’s time to start 5G!

RAPID member Exatel participated in the PLNOG16 conference to inform about the hot topic that is 5G. Exatel gave a presentation on the current status of the LTE successor: key functional requirements, standardization and to up-to-date R&D projects. In particular,

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New world record in digital radio transmission

Spectral efficiency of 10 bit / s / Hz at 60 GHz experimentally proven Scientists of the Center for Semiconductor and Optoelectronics have made a new breakthrough in radio data transmission, which could simplify the rollout of future 5G mobile

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New coherent photonic mixer for coherent radio-over-fiber wireless systems

The best overall paper prize of the MWP conference 2015 was awarded to Rattana Chuenchom for her research and presentation on the new  developed coherent photonic mixer (CPX). The presented photonic mixer (CPX) is a joint development of the University

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UDE performs field trials for long distance mm-wave communication

UDE has performed mm-wave radio-over-fiber transmission experiments in the rural areas of Duisburg. The link was established by high gain antennas operating in the E-band (60-90 GHz) and delivered multiple Gbit/s over more than 200 m wireless distance. The fast

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