06/30/2018 | By Netmanias
KT, South Korea’s largest telecommunications company, is pioneering new opportunities in the next-generation of virtual reality (VR) with its cutting-edge and innovative technologies.
The Korean telecom leader announced the opening of its second VR theme park VRIGHT (www.vright.com) near the main gate of Konkuk University in eastern Seoul today. The park is a joint partnership with GS Retail Co., a major convenience store chain operator in Asia’s fourth-largest economy.
06/29/2018 | By Netmanias
KT announced on 27th that it will promote 'Open 5G standard' by participating as a board member at the founding general meeting of 'O-RAN (Open Radio Access Network) Alliance' held at Kerry Hotel, Shanghai.
06/29/2018 | By Netmanias
KT showcased its expertise and global leadership in next-generation wireless technology and services at this week’s Mobile World Congress (MWC) Shanghai 2018, the largest mobile industry event in Asia.
06/27/2018 | By Netmanias
KT SAT, the satellite-operating subsidiary of KT, is offering its cutting-edge satellite services to potential Southeast Asian customers this week at CommunicAsia 2018, the largest Asia-Pacific trade show for broadcasting and telecommunications.
06/26/2018 | By Netmanias
KT announced today the launch of a digital pilot project in Russia to enable remote medical diagnosis and treatment among hospitals in the world’s largest country, in partnership with Russian Railways and Seoul National University Bundang Hospital(SNUBH).
06/19/2018 | By Netmanias
KT, South Korea’s largest telecommunications company, is spearheading the global effort to commercialize the next generation of wireless connectivity, paving the way for its planned launch of the first nationwide 5G mobile network in March next year.
06/15/2018 | By Netmanias
KT said today that it won the TechXLR8 Awards in the three categories of “Best 5G Core Network Technology,” “Blockchain Innovator of the Year” and “Best IoT Deployment” at this year’s London Tech Week, solidifying its global leadership in the next-generation wireless technology.
06/11/2018 | By Netmanias
KT Corp. , South Korea’s largest telecommunications company, said today that its satellite business operator will gear up efforts to bring the next technology revolution to outer space as well as the Korean peninsula.
06/08/2018 | By Netmanias
KT said today that it has proposed a “Smart Boracay” project to the Philippine government to help make the world-famous tourist destination safer and more wired with KT’s advanced ICT (information and communications technology) solutions.
05/15/2018 | By Netmanias
KT announced on May 14th that it celebrated the completion of Rwanda’s 4G LTE network at the Transform Africa Summit 2018, Africa’s largest ICT conference, which was held May 7-10 in the Rwandan capital, Kigali.
05/10/2018 | By Netmanias
KT hosted the inaugural meeting of the '2018 Future Forum' in Seoul last month, and announced the development of the 5GaVP (5G as a Vehicle Platform), a commercial self-driving platform using the innovative 5G technology demonstrated and proven in Pyeongchang.
03/27/2018 | By Netmanias
KT who successfully demonstrated 5G network operation and 5G pilot service at the PyeongChang Olympic Games, held a press conference on May 22 and announced the world's first 5G commercialization in March 2019.
02/20/2018 | By Netmanias
KT, Qualcomm Technologies and Samsung Electronics announced today the successful completion of multi-vendor 5G NR interoperable testing compliant with the recently completed 3GPP Release-15 Non-Standalone (NSA) 5G NR global standard.
02/07/2018 | By Netmanias
KT, Verizon, and Samsung Electronics joined to demonstrate Samsung 5G solutions and use cases, including a prototype 5G tablet device, and a successful live video call conducted over 5G between Minneapolis, USA and Seoul, Korea during a sponsored sport event.
01/29/2018 | By Netmanias
KT held a briefing session on 5G RFP for selecting 5G commercial system development partner company at KT Gwanghwamun West building on the 29th. The meeting was held to explain KT's 5G commercialization direction and key technology requirements for the six global manufacturers (Nokia, Samsung, Cisco, etc.) attending.
12/24/2017 | By Netmanias
KT will build a high-speed communications network in Gabon, Africa. Gabon's ANINF (Agence Nationale des Infrastructures Numériques et des Fréquences) has announced that they have signed a contract with KT worth 9 million euros to build a high-speed communications network in Gabon on the 17th.
12/21/2017 | By Netmanias
Samsung and KT announced today that the LTE-Railway (LTE-R) network for the new Wonju-Gangneung high-speed train line is now live. The activation represents the world’s first application of LTE-R technology to a high-speed train, with the new line traveling up to 250km/hour.
12/19/2017 | By Netmanias
On December 8, KT signed strategic MOU with Seoul Metro Corporation to make ‘a safe and clean Green Subway development business and to work on future public transport technology research.
10/18/2017 | By Netmanias
KT announced on October 27 that it succeeded in interworking a 5G device of Samsung Electronics in compliance with 'Pyeongchang 5G standard' with KT's 5G demonstration network located at the main stadium of the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games.
09/25/2017 | By Netmanias
KT and Dalim Special Vehicle (Dalim) announced last week that the upcoming launch of NB-IoT-based 'Remote LP gas metering service' scheduled at the end of September.