ZTE and China Mobile have announced the industry’s first 5G smart transportation demonstration city in Guangzhou.
The 5G Pilot City project was launched in April 2020 and aims to actively promote 5G rollout and application innovation in Guangzhou, so as to achieve Guangzhou’s leading position in 5G networks, applications and ecosystem. It features innovative 5G applications in five major transportation scenarios, including high-speed railway, subway, bus, road administration and the Internet of Vehicles.
In addition, the project has witnessed the deployments of the world’s first 5G smart high-speed railway application, the world’s first 5G SA wireless hard slicing subway application, the world’s first 5G intelligent fast bus dispatch system application, world-leading smart Internet of Vehicles application and the world’s first 5G road inspection system.
In addition, 5G technologies can help realize visualization and intelligentization of traffic safety and scheduling management, enabling traffic management departments to transform from traditional O&M to commercial operations, thereby laying a solid foundation for building a smart city in Guangzhou.