Last Updated on April 2, 2021 by Henry John
European companies have been a dominant force in the introduction of 5G technology within and beyond Europe.
The European Union are keen on being on the frontline of this cutting edge technology that is expected to transform industries. And as such, whether in development or in deployment of 5G technology, European companies are standing up to expectations.
Here are the Top companies in Europe that are leading the development and deployment of 5G technology in the Region:
Ericsson is the world’s leading provider of technology and services to telecom operators. Ericsson is the leader in 2G, 3G, 4G and 5G mobile technologies, and provides support for networks with over 2 billion subscribers and has the leading position in managed services.
The company’s portfolio comprises mobile and fixed network infrastructure, telecom services, software, broadband and multimedia solutions for operators, enterprises and the media industry.
Nokia is a Finnish multinational communications corporation engaged in the manufacturing of mobile devices, network infrastructure, location-based technologies, and advanced technologies businesses worldwide. The corporation is also engaged in converging internet and communications industries. It manufactures a wide range of mobile devices with services and software that enable people to experience music, navigation, video, television, imaging, games, business mobility, and more.
Cellnex Telecom is the telecommunication infrastructures operator of the abertis group. It provides cutting-edge audiovisual services to radio stations at a national, regional and local level.
It also provides mobile radio-communications to security and emergency bodies, and telecommunication services to other operators. And designs, deploys and operates WIFI networks for public administrations.
In order to provide these services it possesses its own land network of more than 3,200 centres, spread around the whole country, and has also strengthened its position in the satellite communications sector, through its participation in the Hispasat company and as a partner of reference of the Eutelsat company.
Vodafone is a mobile telecommunications company that offers voice, messaging, and data services across mobile and fixed networks; fixed broadband and TV services; cloud and hosting as well as internet protocol-virtual private network services; roaming services; and unified communications services.
In addition, Vodafone offers machine-to-machine business solutions; carrier services such as fixed and mobile connectivity and other services; smartphones and tablets; and telematics products and services. It sells its products through approximately 16,000 branded stores, distribution partners, and third-party retailers.