News stc, Nokia announce world’s first O-RAN based 5G private wireless network trial

stc and Nokia announced they have achieved a significant milestone by successfully testing a 5G private wireless network based on cloud-native O-RAN technology. The trial was hosted on Microsoft Azure Operator Nexus, Microsoft’s carrier-grade cloud platform. The accomplishment reinforces stc’s position as a leading technology provider in the region and also empowers businesses to accelerate their digital transformation efforts by taking advantage of new 5G growth opportunities.