Telefonica, Juniper Networks work together on 5G network

Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), an industry leader in automated, scalable and secure networks, continues to work with Telefónica, one of the world´s largest telecommunications companies, to help the service provider overcome the challenges of its planned 5G mobile services rollout, the company said.

Juniper participated in the recent “Telefónica Talks” technology overview event for the company´s 17 global operating units to address the topic of 5G with thousands of Telefónica employees globally.

During the online event, Juniper discussed the hurdles of the surging connectivity, traffic density and security demands that 5G will place on networks, balanced against the increasing pressure of rising expectations from organizations undergoing business transformation that will look to 5G-driven services as a significant enabler of new digital business models and revenue streams.

Juniper highlighted the importance of agile, scalable, intelligent and secure IP networking as the foundation for effective 5G services that will help Telefónica to deliver innovation and excellence in areas such as large-scale IoT, mobile broadcast, connected vehicles and mobile broadband in densely populated areas.

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