A testbed called Smart Sound Connect has been launched in Plymouth for companies to conduct marine research up to 20 miles offshore.
The testbed is a world-first and uses a private 4G/5G network by Vodafone and Nokia for connectivity across the coastal proving grounds.
Nick Gliddon, Business Director at Vodafone UK, said:
“Smart Sound Connect is using cutting edge innovation to accelerate developments in marine technology through 5G.
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