Keysight Technologies, CICT strengthen collaboration on 5G technology

Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a technology company that helps enterprises, service providers, and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, extended its collaboration with China Information and Communication Technology Group (CICT) with a new purchasing framework agreement, strengthening the two companies´ commitment to develop 5G technology, the company said.

The agreement was signed on November 7, 2018 at the China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai. CIIE — a China government sponsored event — brought together government officials, business communities, exhibitors and professional purchasers, from around the world to strengthen economic cooperation and trade between China and other countries.

The extended collaboration leverages Keysight´s technical expertise in over-the-air (OTA) measurement science, MIMO technology, and millimeter-wave broadband. The purchasing framework agreement consists of Keysight´s innovative 5G test solutions, including channel emulators, signal generators, and signal analyzers.

CICT, formed earlier this year, combines the strengths of FiberHome and Datang Telecom to focus on the industry´s latest communication technology in broadband construction, 5G, and information security.

Keysight´s industry-first 5G end-to-end design and test solutions enable the mobile industry to accelerate 5G product design development from the physical layer to the application layer and across the entire workflow from simulation, design, and verification to manufacturing, deployment, and optimization. Additional information about Keysight´s 5G solutions is available at www.keysight.com/find/5G.

Keysight Technologies is a technology company that helps enterprises, service providers, and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world. More information is available at www.keysight.com.