Yael Maguire, vice president of connectivity at Facebook adds, "We’re excited to work with Qualcomm Technologies to advance the adoption of pre-802.11ay and 802.11ad 60-GHz technologies and build a robust ecosystem of interoperable solutions based on Terragraph. With Terragraph, our goal is to enable people living in urban areas to access high-quality connectivity that can help create new opportunities and strengthen communities.”
The companies expect to begin trials of the integrated solution in mid 2019.
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