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Rakuten applauds the signing of the CHIPS and Science Act into law

The CHIPS and Science Act is an important step for realizing a secure and reliable supply chain that supports the future of telecoms, says Rakuten Group CEO.

Rakuten Symphony to expand in India with the establishment of Global Innovation Lab and new engineering development facilities in Bengaluru

Rakuten Symphony to expand in India with the establishment of Global Innovation Lab and new engineering development facilities in Bengaluru

Rakuten Symphony Names Zia Syed President of Symworld™ Platform Business Group to Accelerate Telco Industry Change

Rakuten Symphony today announced the appointment of Zia Syed as President of its Symworld™ Platform Business Group to accelerate telco industry change.

Rakuten Symphony and F5 Accelerate Supply Chain Diversity With Availability of F5 Cloud-Native Solutions in Symworld™

Rakuten Symphony and F5 today to bring F5’s new BIG-IP Next Cloud Native Network Functions (CNFs) to a global customer base through SymworldTM marketplace.

Past Press Releases

MTN Group and Rakuten Symphony sign a Memorandum of Understanding to conduct 4G and 5G Open RAN trials in South Africa, Nigeria and Liberia

MTN Group and Rakuten Symphony signed a Memorandum of Understanding to conduct live 4G and 5G OpenRAN trials in South Africa, Nigeria and Liberia

Former Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai To Join Rakuten Symphony Board of Directors

Rakuten Symphony announced the appointment of former FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to newly-formed board of directors effective April 1, 2022.

Nokia is the first Symworld™ partner to be selected by Rakuten Symphony for cloud-native Core software

Rakuten Mobile and Rakuten Symphony™ announce Nokia cloud-native Core software on Rakuten Symphony’s Symworld™ marketplace

Rakuten Symphony agrees to acquire leading US-based cloud technology company Robin.io to deliver highly integrated telco-cloud for mobile

Rakuten Symphony agrees to acquire leading US-based cloud technology company Robin.io to deliver highly integrated telco-cloud for mobile

AT&T and Rakuten Symphony Collaborate to Enhance Network Design and Build Solutions for Operators  

AT&T and Rakuten Symphony Collaborate to Enhance Network Design and Build Solutions for Mobile Network Operators Globally

Cisco and Rakuten Sign Strategic Agreement to Accelerate Open RAN and Telco Cloud Market

Cisco and Rakuten sign strategic agreement to accelerate Open RAN and Telco Cloud market, combining tech portfolios, expertise, and services.

Rakuten Symphony and Qualcomm to Offer Solutions for Open RAN Deployments Worldwide

Rakuten Symphony selects Qualcomm Technologies to commercialize Massive MIMO RU and DU to be made available for Next Generation 5G Mobile Infrastructure.

Powering Mobile Networks at Scale and Speed of Cloud: Rakuten Symphony Launches Symworld™

Introducing Symworld™, a platform to help telecom operators scale faster as cloud sets the pace for speed, innovation and network expectations.

Rakuten Symphony Expands Operations in Europe

Rakuten Symphony’s operations in key European markets will strengthen the company’s local presence and its ability to serve customers in the region.