Tech Mahindra and Rakuten Mobile Network, a Japanese telecom firm, have entered into an agreement to set up 5G and 4G network labs in Tokyo and Bengaluru. Rakuten is close to launching fourth mobile network in Japan after NTT Docomo, KDDI and Softbank Group with investment of over $5 billion. Tech Mahindra will also provide network integration capabilities under the collaboration.
Tech Mahindra is a leading provider of solutions and services to the telecommunications industry with a majority stake owned by Mahindra & Mahindra. The company, since 2002 has operations in China with offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Nanjing and Guangzhou.