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Nokia deployed long-term evolution (LTE) connectivity at the NORCAT Underground Centre. The Nokia Digital Automation Cloud will provide a high-bandwidth, low-latency private LTE wireless network to support mission-critical communication services, asset tracking and remote-controlled vehicles. With this network, NORCAT's tech clients can develop, test and demonstrate emerging technologies, such as private radio services and automation, to create safer and more productive mines.

"Nokia is proud to support the creation of new jobs and economic growth for the mining industry in Canada through our collaboration with CENGN and the Province of Ontario. We are providing private LTE cellular technology that will bring the mining industry into the digital age, creating the digital mine of the future with sensors and devices that will modernize safety and efficiency in the Canadian and global mining industry."

Shawn Sparling
Vice-President, Enterprise and Public Sector, Nokia Canada

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