Nokia announced partnering with the Google Cloud unit of Alphabet for building 5G core network infrastructure. It allows business clients to provide services like automated manufacturing and smart retail. Cloud computing sections of organizations like Amazon and Microsoft have also started entering partnerships with telecom vendors as a proactive measure ahead of implementing the 5G infrastructure.
These collaborations will help to gain new businesses that will be enabled by new technology. Nokia will be bringing in its 5G expertise, and Google Cloud will act as the platform for assisting customers and launching applications for building the ecosystem of services.