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Accelerating new open network solutions into the UK telecom supply chain

SONIC Labs (SmartRAN Open Network Interoperability Centre) is a world-leading innovation programme and R&D facility based in central London.

It is driven by our vision to transform the UK’s telecommunications industry by leading global technology developments to create a more open, competitive and diverse supply market in the UK. Part of the UK’s national 5G Supply Chain Diversification Strategy, SONIC Labs is funded by the UK Government’s Department for Science, Innovation and Technology (DSIT), and co-delivered by Digital Catapult and Ofcom.

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We bring together the leading players of Open RAN innovators, industry, academia and government to inform our work and drive long term industry adoption of open network technologies.

Find out more about the organisations we work with, including our network of programme participants, advisory board and industry groups.

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