Nokia is Finnish multinational telecommunication, information technology, and consumer electronics company. Nokia shapes technology to transform the human experience and has successfully met the needs of customers for 150 years and counting.
Intel, on the other hand, is an American multinational corporation and technology company that helps its customers find the technologies and solutions that allow them to transform their business and gain market advantage.
Finland’s and Intel announced a collaboration for 5G networks. “Nokia is working with multiple partners to support its ReefShark family of chipsets, which are used in many basestation elements,” Nokia said.
Both companies have been working closely together on the new Intel Atom P5900 radio portfolio. So, working together in a new partnership is not hard for both companies.
The partnership shows Nokia’s continued efforts on the development of its 5G portfolio. It also shows the further development of its ReefShark chipset.
Tommi Uitto, President of Mobile Networks at Nokia said, “This partnership highlights our continued commitment to ensure our 5G portfolio is underpinned by best-in-class technology. 5G networks need to support billions of devices and machines, and this massive increase in volume and scale means that existing infrastructure and components must evolve rapidly, adopting technologies and techniques to enable to deploy 5G networks quickly.”
Also commenting is Dan Rodriguez, Corporate Vice President and General Manager of Intel’s Network Platforms Group. “Implementing technology innovations from the core to the edge of the network is key to unlocking the full potential of 5G. Through our collaboration with Nokia, our broad portfolio of products and ASIC capabilities, we are showing the value that can be realized with a consistent, high-performance architecture across the intelligent 5G network.”