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Jim Zou shares insights from Europe’s first 5G rail trial at ECOC 2020

Extended virtual talk to lift the lid on showcase of multi-Gbit/s connectivity to fast-moving train

  • Speaker: Jim Zou, principal engineer, advanced technology, ADVA
  • Topics: Europe’s first 5G-ready railway trial utilizing integrated optical passive WDM access and broadband millimeter-wave to deliver multi-Gbit/s seamless connectivity
  • When: Wednesday, December 9, 9:10 a.m. and 6:40 p.m. CET
  • Where: ECOC 2020 online:

This year, ADVA successfully carried out Europe’s first 5G-ready railway trial in an operational environment by combining a passive wavelength-agnostic WDM for optical transport and 60GHz millimeter-wave for wireless connectivity. 

In this extended talk, Jim Zou will share insights from the EU Horizon 2020 project 5G-PICTURE’s demo and explain how it achieved multi-Gbit/s seamless connectivity from track-side access points to a fast-moving train. Register for the online event beginning December 6.