SK, Ericsson demo First end-to-end 5G Network

Sweden —
Ericsson has implemented the first end-to-end 5G trial system as the common infrastructure for future 5G services.

The successful live demonstration based on joint development with SK Telecom Korea was made on December 21, 2016, in Ericsson’s lab in Kista, Sweden. It used Cloud Core, virtual RAN and over-the-air NR/LTE interworking. A similar demonstration was made with Telefonica on December 22, 2016 involving Cloud RAN.