China has awarded the first private 5G network license to Commercial Aircraft Corp of China, maker of the country’s first single-aisle airliner, the C919, for 5G connectivity at its plants.
The move is part of China’s broader effort to expand the application of 5G and network technology, a frontier widely seen by countries around the world as key to boosting the do work
The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the country’s top industry regulator, said it had granted China’s first 5G private network license to COMAC to use frequency lines dedicated to the technology 5925-6125 megahertz and 24.750-25.15 gigahertz, indicating high speed and low speed. the length.
As manufacturers talk about innovation, automation and digitalization, 5G private companies can enable companies to manage resources and deploy their own networks. They can safely store sensitive data on their own networks and do not have to send the information to telecom operators, said a report from mobile phone maker Ericsson.
The MIIT announced the move at the 2022 China 5G plus Industrial Internet Conference, held from Saturday to Monday in Wuhan, Hubei province.
Zhang Yunming, Vice Minister of MIIT, said that the business network is an important source and new technology ecosystem for the deep integration of new information communication technology and economy.
The new development of 5G and the industrial network will encourage companies to improve quality, reduce costs, increase efficiency, and promote green and safe development. It involves a new way of improving traditional technology, and speeding up the implementation and dissemination of new manufacturing methods, said Zhang.
“More efforts will be made to establish standards for 5G fully integrated by the industry.”
The value of the Internet business is expected to increase to 4.45 trillion yuan ($617 billion) this year, accounting for 3.64 percent of GDP and rise from 4.10 trillion yuan in 2021, the new report said. from the China Academy of Industrial Internet.
The technology network will help expand China’s manufacturing infrastructure and stabilize employment, helping to create more than 1 million new jobs this year, the report said.
Currently, all major companies are starting to develop production, and have rolled out strategic methods to improve production in order to be more digital era-oriented, connected Internet and intelligence, experts say.
Lu Chuncong, head of the China Academy of Industrial Internet, said that cooperation in various sectors is important to speed up the development of the industrial Internet. Technology companies, telecom companies, software companies and business management companies need to cooperate in depth to strengthen the research of basic technologies.