Setting the record straight about Rakuten Mobile’s Open RAN Network: Tareq Amin at IIC/BEREC Forum

June 8, 2021
by Rakuten.today
Setting the record straight about Rakuten Mobile’s Open RAN Network: Tareq Amin at IIC/BEREC Forum

Success sometimes breeds skepticism. As Rakuten’s world-first revolutionary, Open RAN mobile network continues to roll out in Japan, the company’s progress has sparked interest and raised questions around the world. Does the software-driven network work in cities? Will it slow down adoption of 5G-fast service?  Since it depends on multiple vendors and off-the-shelf components, does …