Globalstar, a provider of mobile Satellite Voice and knowledge services, and telecoms huge Nokia have declared a partnership to deploy a conversion Platform Utilizing 3Gpp Band fifty 3 spectrum. A shared answer is being showcased at the Globalstar stand at AfricaCom.
The solution permits enterprises to deploy intelligent network applications in an exceedingly dedicated spectrum band. it’s supported Nokia’s industrial-grade non-public wireless Digital Automation Cloud platform along with Globalstar’s 3GPP Band fifty three spectrum.
Both firms with success collaborated on the third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) method to standardize this specific band of spectrum, selected as Band fifty three. the businesses say that their strategic alliance more expands the opportunities for each Globalstar and Nokia in terms of development, innovation and application across countries, industries and use cases. Nokia is already giving Band fifty three access points and user finish devices (UEDs) like modems, ruggedized handsets and tablets.
In its bid to develop a consonant utilization of Band fifty three for terrestrial non-public LTE/4.9G deployments across the African continent, Globalstar has secured rights from the authorities in African country, Mozambique, Gabon, African nation and Rwandese Republic.
Globalstar MSS solutions offer complementary property to end-user assets and workers once outside the Nokia Digital Automation Cloud network in remote areas, like mining installations, or oil, gas and energy sites.
This 4IR/IoT partnership permits each firms to introduce digitisation solutions to the African market that may be tailored to be used across multiple industries. Band fifty three permits the readying of comprehensive solutions that may cowl all operational needs notwithstanding location, say the partner firms.
As the partnership evolves, Globalstar and Nokia say they anticipate the enlargement of their industrial relationship to form new opportunities for business.