WNC, ASOCS Receive RRA Certification in South Korea
Rosh Haayin, Israel, Hsinchu, Taiwan, and Anyang, South Korea – October 2023, ASOCS, WNC, a network communications solution provider headquartered in Taiwan, and Bellution have jointly announced that they have received certification from the RRA (National Radio Research Agency) in South Korea for a fully integrated Private 5G Network solution between WNC’s Radio Units and ASOCS’ CYRUS® vRAN (CU & DU) software.
ASOCS and WNC have partnered in a number of countries in order to provide best-of-breed validated solutions for Open RAN based private 5G networks for enterprises. Bellution, a recognized System Integrator in South Korea, has been working closely with ASOCS to develop validated solutions for South Korea over the past 2 years. The close collaboration has been highly successful, as most recently shown in the granting of the RRA certification in South Korea.
“Full integration between WNC’s Open Ran radios and ASOCS’ CYRUS® 5G software means fast, reliable, and scalable deployment of a Private 5G Network,” said Mr. Dongwon Cho, South Korea Country Manager of ASOCS. “We see our partnership with both WNC and Bellution key in 2024 as Private 5G becomes the bedrock of connectivity in the digitization of enterprises such as Smart Manufacturing, ports, logistics, and others.”
“The RRA Certification not only is seen as a validation of the technology but an anchor of trust and reliability for South Korean enterprises,” continued Mr. Dongwon Cho.
“We are delighted to collaborate with ASOCS and Bellution on a range of 5G O-RAN solutions,” said James Chen, Vice President of the Networking Business Group at WNC. “The recent achievement of KC certification for our 5G O-RU represents a pivotal milestone in our strategic expansion into the South Korean market. WNC will continue to deliver advanced technical support to foster further innovation in the realm of 5G O-RAN.”
“Bellution, ASOCS, and WNC have worked closely together in order to attain the RRA certification in South Korea, “ said Mr. Hyunsu Kim, SVP at Bellution. “Bellution sees this as a significant step in the commercialization of Private 5G Networks in South Korea and enables us to go to market with not on a validated end-to-end solution but a certified one.”ASOCS and WNC encourage System Integrators and enterprises to learn more by contacting either company via their websites.
ASOCS provides a fully virtualized Private 5G Network solution, along with 5G Positioning Services for enterprises that require mission-critical, data-driven applications. ASOCS products are delivered on a scalable Software as a Service (SaaS) model.
CYRUS® 5G software by ASOCS enables enterprises to run their networks on their own terms using standard hardware, just as they do with their IT infrastructure. ASOCS enables companies to easily implement private 5G networks and benefit from high network reliability, enhanced security, and low latency. Hermes Next-Gen Positioning Services is an AI-driven application utilizing Private 5G for real-time location and positioning in real-world environments.
Wistron NeWeb Corporation (WNC) is a leading network communications solutions provider headquartered in Hsinchu, Taiwan. WNC has an R&D base in Taiwan, manufacturing facilities in Taiwan, Vietnam and China, sales offices in the U.S., U.K., Germany and Japan, and a workforce of over 13,000 employees worldwide. WNC provides whole-range communications solutions covering 5G edge infrastructure, satellite broadband, satellite broadcasting, enterprise networking, Wi-Fi devices, automotive connectivity, and smart home. Leveraging its expertise in antenna/RF design and system integration, WNC is a key supplier of networking brands, tier-1 telecom operators, automakers, and automotive electronics companies.
Bellution Networks is a system integrator recognized for constructing and consulting in systems, networks, and security solutions.
Bellution Networks deals with transmission equipment, broadcast video equipment, and application equipment, and provides maintenance.