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Norwegian postal service takes supply of personal 5G from Telia

Norwegian postal service takes supply of personal 5G from Telia


Posten, the Norwegian postal service, has recruited the native division of Swedish operator Telia to deploy a personal 5G community at its new terminal in Oslo Logistikkpark Drøbak, northwest of Oslo. The agency mentioned it expects to run all its operational knowledge over the community, each inside and out of doors the depot constructing itself. The 5G community is backed-up (“in case of “connection points”) with a satellite tv for pc hyperlink. Posten additionally has two fibre cables to the greenfield facility to connect with cloud providers and its personal central programs, it mentioned. 

The seller has not been named, however Telia works with country-mate Ericsson on most of its non-public mobile tasks. The implication, within the press word saying the deployment, is that Posten was motivated to scale back downtime, increase cybersecurity ranges, and allow the sort of community flexibility to help assorted warehouse operations. It famous “optimum efficiency and enhanced safety”, and the timing of the undertaking, additionally, which is reside for the busy Christmas interval. Telia has labored with Posten (as its “know-how accomplice”) since late 2021.

Arne Erik Berntzen, chief info officer at Posten, mentioned: “After we have been going to construct a brand new terminal, we wished to see if it was attainable to base all knowledge communication on the cell community. It supplies safe communication for all our units – each inside and out of doors the terminal. Offering protection in a constructing akin to [this] could be tough, because the calls for change relying on what’s on the cabinets…. We’re utterly depending on our gear being related always. Downtime is dear and stops manufacturing. With this… we might be related in the absolute best approach.”

Jon Christian Hillestad, head of enterprise at Telia Norway, mentioned: “Some great benefits of such a facility is that it ensures full availability and capability for the gear that Posten is totally depending on in its operation of the terminal. A personal 5G community can be the most secure type of wi-fi communication, and presents a totally completely different degree of safety, mobility, and efficiency that you just don’t get with – for instance – Wi-Fi. It is rather inspiring to work with a buyer like Posten, which challenges us and has ambitions to change into much more digital and wi-fi. [Its] new terminal is an ideal instance of that.”



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