Nokia announces launch of 5G MoNArch research project
Nokia has formally launched the 5G MoNArch research project. Supported and financed as part of Phase II of the 5G Infrastructure Public Private Partnership - under the auspices of the European Union's Horizon 2020 Framework Programme - 5G MoNArch will put fifth-generation mobile network architecture into practice. The project consortium, consisting of 14 leading industrial and academic partners and coordinated by Nokia, will focus on the implementation of a set of 5G use cases in real-world testbeds.5G MoNArch involves 14 key mobile network players from six European countries, bringing together the complementary background and technical know-how required to turn the project's vision into reality. It will run for two years with a total budget of EUR7.7M.