|LG Uplus executive vice president Kim Sun-tae (right) and Andrew Cope, head of Nokia Networks’ Korean office, pose after signing an MOU for R&D collaboration for the fifth generation networks. (LG Uplus)|
Under the memorandum of understanding, LG and Nokia will cooperate in developing technologies related to the long-term evolution advanced and 5G networks, and also seek to find more efficient ways to transition from LTE to more advanced networks.
The two will also verify and test the new network together and roll out various joint projects together, LG said.
“We hope to acquire core technologies of the 5G network that will overcome the limits of the LTE network through the strategical alliance with Nokia,” LG Uplus said in its release. (Yonhap)