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BAI Communications underpins Sunderland’s 5G future with CityFibre’s Full Fibre network

CityFibre, the UK’s largest independent Full Fibre platform, has partnered with BAI Communications (BAI), a global communications infrastructure provider, and Sunderland City Council to support the delivery of a new 5G small cell network that will provide a platform for business growth and innovation across the city. Sunderland City Council awarded a 20-year strategic partnership […]

Using smart lighting to ’switch on‘ smart communities

Lighting grid infrastructure is ubiquitous throughout most major cities, so it is no surprise that streetlamps offer an incredible opportunity as smart assets. Not only as a tool for municipalities to introduce energy efficient, sustainable lighting or Internet of Things (IoT) devices; but also as a channel for mobile network operators (MNOs) to extend their […]

How to build the connectivity citizens want

Governments worry routinely about how best to plan their budgets so that money goes where citizens and businesses need it most. When building out digital infrastructure for advanced smart city connectivity, they should know they have enthusiastic backing from a key constituency: public transport users. 93% of respondents in our recent Connectivity outlook report said […]

BAI Communications partners with Mavenir to deliver Sunderland’s Smart City Project

Mavenir, the Network Software Provider building the future of networks with cloud-native software that runs on any cloud and transforms the way the world connects, today announced that BAI Communications (BAI), a global communications infrastructure provider, will be launching a Smart City project for Sunderland City Council in the north of England (UK), powered by […]

Celebrating the start of hyperconnected London

Hear from BAI Communications leadership team, Group and UK, share why they are excited about the hyperconnected London. Igor Leprince, Group CEO, BAI Communications: “So, what we’re really doing here is creating a faster, smarter and safer London. And really bringing a lot of great benefits to people that live in that work in, that […]

Sunderland City Council and BAI announce new partnership to create the UK’s most advanced smart city

New 5G network will realise Sunderland City Council’s ambition to be a digitally enabled, UK smart city leader. BAI Communications will build a new 5G centric network to accelerate adoption of transformative digital services for sectors including manufacturing and logistics, education and social care. Roll-out of new next generation connectivity across Sunderland will stimulate economic […]

UK Department of International trade announces BAI’s £1bn global investment in Transport for London

UK and Australia Trade Ministers welcome new partnership between Transport for London and global communications infrastructure company BAI Communications. International Trade Secretary Anne-Marie Trevelyan has today (Thursday 14 October) welcomed the launch of the new communications infrastructure partnership between TfL and BAI Communications, which aims to transform the capital into a smart city and boost […]

Private network and 5G pairing supports smart city development

Consider the superior performance that 5G offers in terms of security and data flow, as well as the reliability, speed, mobility, flexibility, efficiency, and coverage that supports the necessary connectivity for advanced – smart – technology applications. As more organisations develop operations, processes, and services that require strong and ubiquitous cellular coverage, private networks are […]

Smart communities podcast episode 3

Smart communities podcast Episode three: A brighter future with connected lighting Join Justin Berger, BAI Communications Chief Strategy Officer, and Khalid Aziz, Head of Global Ventures and Smart City Connectivity Solutions at Signify, as they discuss how connected lighting and partnerships between ecosystem players are illuminating the future of smart communities. ubiquitous coverage across smart […]

Virtual tours

Virtual tours Explore a world full of new opportunities and experiences for people, business and communities. Smart communities Smart communities are being built using state of the art technology to improve people’s lives and create smarter, more intuitive infrastructure. Discover how 5G, IoT, real-time data analytics and AI are changing enabling us to create the […]