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5G private network at Fraunhofer FIT for digital applications and comprehensive ecosystems for the economy and SMEs​

The COCUS 5G Campus network is deployed by Fraunhofer FIT (Institute for Applied Information Technology) in Sankt Augustin as a development, demonstration and test environment for mobile collaboration support in office and industrial environments. The stand-alone 5G network is intended to help shape research into future, innovative applications and practical 5G solutions and their ecosystems for industry and promote their use in small and medium-sized enterprises.

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5G für die Wirtschaft
5G für die Wirtschaft

„We would like to show especially small and medium sized enterprises the possibilities of own 5G networks based on Open-RAN. For us, the main focus is on simple implementation, a good cost-performance ratio and technical feasibility.“

- Dr Mathias Kretschmer, Head of Network Research Group, Cooperation System Department