SK Telecom to develop 5G smart power plant solutions

ZDNet | Jun 14, 2019 at 3:03 AM
  • The country’s largest wireless network provider and energy company, a hydroelectric and nuclear energy subsidiary of South Korea’s national electric utility Korea Electric Power Corporation, will co-develop 5G smart factory solutions that increase energy production efficiency and improve on and off-line security.
  • The collaboration will start off with the implementation of SK Telecom’s Digital Twin technology, which utilises 5G wireless networks, onto Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power’s nuclear plant equipment.
  • SK Telecom, Samsung Electronics, and Cisco will collaborate to develop and launch 5G-based smart office services.