Wireless Telecom Group Joins NSC & IWRP to Contribute Innovative 5G Solutions

The Wireless Telecom Group (WTG) has now joined the National Spectrum Consortium (NSC) and the Information Warfare Research Project (IWRP) Consortium to collaborate on the research, development, and implementation of 5G-based technologies. Wireless Telecom Group will leverage its expertise in specialized 5G radio access network (RAN) solutions to contribute to the development of next generation 5G network applications.

About the National Spectrum Consortium

The National Spectrum Consortium (NSC) is a team of USA's leading technologists, engineers, scientists, manufacturers, and program managers from industry, academia, and government working to solve the toughest problems facing the nation with regard to 5G, 5G-based technologies, and spectrum access and sharing. The NSC’s mission is to foster collaboration among Government, Industry and Academia to identify, develop and demonstrate the enabling technologies necessary to broaden the military and commercial access to and use of the electromagnetic spectrum for 5G and beyond.

About the Information Warfare Research Project Consortium

The Information Warfare Research Project (IWRP) Consortium, is a consortium focused on advancing information warfare capabilities to enhance United States Navy and United States Marine Corps mission effectiveness, with specific technology focus areas that include assured communications, Internet of Things (IoT) enabled systems, and mobility.

The Wireless Telecom Group (WTG), comprised of Boonton, CommAgility, Holzworth, Microlab, and Noisecom, provides 5G solutions for small cells and 5G RAN that are ideal for niche applications, including 5G test beds, satellite communications systems, transportation solutions, industrial private network deployments, and United States Department of Defense-funded projects that support the aligned pursuits of the NSC and the IWRP in 5G development, testing, and deployment.

The company’s hardware and software solutions feature a comprehensive and flexible software suite including a 5G Core (5GC), a pre-ported and validated 5G protocol stack and PHY, as well as a reference chain that developers can use with hardware platforms to customize requirements for unique applications. The robust product portfolio provides a complete, optimized 5G software and hardware solutions package that can help the NSC and IWRP meet the complex challenges facing 5G implementation.