VNPT and Casa Systems sign MoU for 5G technologies in Vietnam

18 May 2022

Casa Systems has announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with telecoms operator Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) for next generation 5G technologies in Vietnam. The MoU will explore 5G technologies, including cloud-native 5G Core, RAN and Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) solutions. VNPT Group is in the process of implementing its 5G network development strategy and developing a portfolio of digital services to meet the needs of corporate, government and consumer customers. As part of the agreement, both companies will explore the potential of 4G and 5G technologies across various use cases including public and private networks, in-building solutions and home networking.

‘The cooperation with Casa Systems helps VNPT rapidly develop digital services, learn new technologies as well as take advantage of the resources of experts and experiences from Casa Systems in joint researching and building solutions and services suitable to the needs of the Vietnamese market, as well as improving the capacity of VNPT Group,’ said Huynh Quang Liem, General Director of VNPT Group, adding: ‘This MoU is the basis for a more detailed exploration of Casa Systems’ solutions both technically and commercially, conducting technical trials to get ready for deployment when 5G services are officially commercialised.’

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