According to foreign media reports, a few months ago, Intel and the International Olympic Committee in New York held a signing ceremony, announced the two sides reached a long-term technical cooperation partnership. Specifically, Intel will join the "Olympic Global Partner" this global sponsorship project to become the TOP partner (The Olympus Partner) until 2024, while the first cooperation between the two sides of the Olympic Games in February 2018 in South Korea Held in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
Intel has said that the company will show 5G communication network technology in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics and explain how this communication technology will revolutionize communications over the next decade. At the same time, Intel also specifically in the company's blog revealed more details on this topic.
News that Intel will work with the Korean telecommunications company KT to build the world's first large-scale 5G network, bringing a series of immersive 5G field experience. During the Olympic Games, the two sides to build the 5G network in conjunction with Intel's 5G technology will experience the user to bring a series of immersive 5G experience. Among them, the Intel 5G mobile test platform (MobileTrial Platform) and Intel Xeon processor-based FlexRAN platform will be deployed to some Olympic venues.
In this regard, Intel senior vice president and network platform business unit general manager Sandra - Rivera (Sandra Rivera) said in Bowen: "The upcoming Olympic Games will show you the future of the 5G network, we and KT's Cooperation will be able to bring you a unique 5G experience. & rdquo;
2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games for the 23rd Winter Olympic Games, will be held February 20, 2018 to February 20, 2018, held in Pyeongchang, Korea. Intel, KT and eco-circle partners will be in the 2018 in the Jiangling Olympic Park, Seoul Gwanghwamun and other Olympic venues in South Korea to carry out 5G demonstration.
In fact, Intel has long been on the 5G network development and deployment. In the past year, the company has with Verizon, Ericsson, AT & amp; T, Huawei launched a 5G network technology intensive testing. In the domestic and China Unicom, China Telecom and other operators also work together to try to explore the commercial scene.
In this regard, Intel Communications and Equipment Division General Manager Robert - Topol (Robert J. Topol) said: "5G technology for Intel has important strategic significance, not only because the 5G is the fifth generation of wireless connectivity technology, while It is also the first generation of connected computing. In other words, there are so many devices connected to each other, they have the computing power, which for Intel as an end-to-end solution for manufacturers that means unlimited business opportunities. & rdquo;
In addition to providing 5G network support for next year's Winter Olympics, Intel also said it plans to provide Windows Mixed Reality for the Winter Olympics. Although Intel has not yet defined its specific content, it should be similar to the VR Live offered by the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
In addition, Intel's global sponsorship program will also subvert more Olympic experience, including 5G platform, virtual reality (VR), 3D and 360-degree environment development platform, artificial intelligence platform , UAVs, and other silicon chip solutions to further enhance the Olympic events.