Moscow, February 3 – “News.Economy.” While allocated 338 million rubles.

According to “Vedomosti”, the joint development of equipment corresponding to the international open standard of the fifth generation of communications, will take part GK “rostec” concern “Constellation” and the company “Globalinformation” (GIS). About this publication said the representative of “Rostec”. In GIS to request the newspaper did not respond, but that the information is true, said a person close to the company.

“Constellation”, and the GIS long-term partners, according to “Vedomosti”, and in 2019 the cooperation materialised in particular, the company jointly developed the model of the base station of the fourth generation of when to perform nutsprogramme “Digital economy”. Serial manufacturing of stations will “Constellation”. According to the representative of “Rostec” similar domestic integrated solutions for networks of the fifth generation on the market yet.

At the end of December last year, GIS has received the status of a leading research center through a digital wireless access technology. This allowed the company to obtain a grant for the development of equipment for fifth-generation communication from “Russian venture company” in the amount of 224 million rubles For the terms of the grant the project must be financed by the developer for another 114 million rubles.

As noted in an interview with the publication, the representative of one of operators “the Big four”, the amount was very small compared to the total cost, after the spring of 2019, the Ministry estimated the costs for the development of 5G networks and the Internet of things 28 billion rubles, This amount is spelled out in the draft target program “Development of industrial production of the fifth generation networks and Internet of things for years 2019-2024”.

the Questions is another aspect. According to the Director of Telecom Daily Denis Kuskov, before the government will take a final decision on the frequencies that will provide for the fifth generation of communication, it is not clear under what ranges to make the equipment. And this, according to Kuskov, an important moment for Russian companies, which, unlike foreign manufacturers are unable to produce a large range of equipment.

meanwhile, Russian operators told the newspaper that it is willing to consider domestic equipment if it is to meet international standards and competitive in price. Text: News.Economy