Weather
5 ° C
5°C
Breaking News

138 Covid cases 26 Jan, 62 hospitalised - 43 res, 2 in ICU, 365 home monitored, 7,370 recoveries, 46 deaths, 2,157 incidence rate, 70% vaccinated

Monaco Telecom has fastest network

Monaco Telecom has fastest network

By Staff Writer - April 20, 2017

visite Privee S.A.S. le Prince Albert II

Monaco Telecom is launching the first commercial mobile network open to compatible terminals up to 1 Gbit/s. Monaco’s telecoms provider claims this represents a decisive step towards 5G, developed in partnership with Huawei. The Monegasque operator is one of the best performers in the world, it says.

After deploying the first European network in 450Mbps, Monaco Telecom optimised the entire infrastructure of its 4G network to offer speeds of more than 900Mbps. This performance is achieved with Huawei through the combination of a 10Giga Network Function Virtualised (NFV) core and a RAN cloud access solution.

The Monegasque mobile network is now ready to welcome the first smartphones able to support this new technology. The increase in available throughput also improves the experience of all users connected to the Principality, while respecting the environmental standards in force.

Martin Peronnet, Managing Director of Monaco Telecom, said: “One Gbit/s is today the maximum speed reachable by a terminal. We wanted to be among the first to offer these performances to our subscribers. This project was carried out in parallel with a very heavy investment to obtain an excellent indoor and outdoor coverage throughout the Principality, one of the most complex territories to cover given its topography and its density.”

“Huawei’s mission is to support operators in their digital transformation, especially by providing them with the best in cloud infrastructure and networking technologies,” said Karl Song, Managing Director of Huawei France. “Video is one of the pillars of growth for operators and we are proud of the technological partnership with Monaco Telecom, which offers a unique experience to their customers.”

 

READ ALSO

JCEM breakfast serves up financial tools for businesses in Monaco with Minister of Economy

READ ALSO

Monaco takes European satellite presidency

 

shares
SHARE
Sign up to our newsletter
Previous articleHotel workers strike in middle of Masters
Next article“Easy Tennis” with ITA coach and former pro Diego Nargiso

daily

January 25, 2022 | Business & Finance

2021 property report: market rebounds but still down

Stephanie Horsman

Monte-Carlo overtook Larvotto as the most expensive district to buy property last year, at €60,000 sqm. The annual property report also shows that 417 resale apartments fetched over €2 billion.

0
January 21, 2022 | Business & Finance

Marc Vassallo stepping in as new Secretary General

Stephanie Horsman

The position of Secretary General in the Prince’s government, left open by the retirement of Robert Colle, is being filled by the current Deputy Secretary General, Marc Vassallo.

0
January 20, 2022 | Business & Finance

National Council looks to a positive 2022

Luke Entwistle

During his annual address to the press, National Council President Stéphane Valeri was optimistic for 2022, saying "there are reasons to hope that we can get back to a quasi-normal life.”

0
January 20, 2022 | Business & Finance

Government reactivates financial support measures

Cassandra Tanti

Businesses that are suffering an economic loss under the fifth wave of the pandemic will once again receive assistance from the government.

0