China Should Ramp up Efforts on 5G Experiment, MIIT Official Says
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China Should Ramp up Efforts on 5G Experiment, MIIT Official Says

(Yicai Global) April 17 -- China should accelerate internet upgrades, improve the design of the Internet of Things, cloud computing and Big Data technologies and step up efforts in the 5G experiment, said Chen Lidong, deputy head of the Communications Development Department at the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, at the 2017 global future network development summit held today.

The development of the internet should be future-oriented, Chen said, adding that China should further improve network infrastructure, accelerate the construction of the new generation of information infrastructure, further improve high-speed fiber-optic broadband networks and 4G networks, enhance connection speed and quality and hasten upgrades.

China will first test its 5G network at the newly designated special economic zone in Xiongan in Hebei province.

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