stc, Ericsson to collaborate on 5G SA deployment

11 Aug 2021

Saudi Telecom Company (stc) has expanded its partnership with Ericsson to deploy a 5G Core New Radio (NR) network on the Ericsson Cloud Native Infrastructure. The core network will support 5G standalone (SA) and non-standalone (NSA) services, in addition to 4G. The company will also implement Control and User Plane Separation (CUPS) for more flexible and efficient network traffic performance.

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