Open RAN Policy Coalition Launches To Advance Open And Interoperable Solutions To Expand The Global Advanced Wireless Supply Chain

Thirty-One Global Technology Companies Join Together to Further Innovation in the 5G Supply Chain

Contact: Emily Covington
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May 5, 2020

WASHINGTON, DC –Thirty-one global technology companies today launched the Open RAN Policy Coalition to promote policies that will advance the adoption of open and interoperable solutions in the Radio Access Network (RAN) as a means to create innovation, spur competition and expand the supply chain for advanced wireless technologies including 5G. 

“As evidenced by the current global pandemic, vendor choice and flexibility in next-generation network deployments are necessary from a security and performance standpoint,” said Diane Rinaldo, Executive Director, Open RAN Policy Coalition.  “By promoting policies that standardize and develop open interfaces, we can ensure interoperability and security across different players and potentially lower the barrier to entry for new innovators.”

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