Japan

Ericsson wins network core contract to power SoftBank’s standalone 5G network
Ericsson has been selected to deploy cloud-native, dual-mode 5G Core technology, enabling the launch of SoftBank’s standalone 5G services
BICS doubles footprint in Japan for 2020 Tokyo Games
Network expansion increases capacity tenfold in preparation for expected surge in mobile roaming traffic
Nokia joins Sendai City in world’s first test of private wireless connected drones for tsunami evacuation alerts
Nokia and Sendai City demonstrate the effectiveness of drones for disaster prevention and mitigation, using a private LTE mobile broadband network