After Telkomsel and Indosat , XL Axiata received a Letter of Info Laik Operasi (SKLO) from the Ministry of Communication and Informatics (Kominfo) to organize 5th generation or 5G connections.
“PT XL Axiata Tbk recently obtained a 5G Service Laik Operation Info Letter (SKLO) on August 6, 2021 a few days ago,”
Said Minister of Communication and Information Johnny G Plate, during a virtual press conference, Thursday (08/12/2021).
Sklo was able to be after the implementation of the Operation Laik Test (ULO) on August 3 to 5, 2021 at the Margonda Street, Depok City. The day after ULO, SKLO was immediately circulated.
XL Axiata itself uses a frequency of 1,800 MHz or 1.8 Ghz. The bandwidth used 20 MHz in prone 1807.5 mhz-1827.5 mhz.
In addition, continued Dian,
XL will accelerate the preparation of the ecosystem needed, including infrastructure procurement.
The ideal includes fiberization of networks in all areas of operation, in collaboration with device suppliers in the procurement of 5G mobile devices.
“Until learning to increase knowledge to citizens regarding the benefits of 5G technology to provide life support every day,” he explained.
In the ULO 5G process, experimental scenarios that have been done include device clarification, basic phone (call / sms) and internet connection, bandwidth and load tests, network monitoring, and information center availability.
Benchmark tests used when ULO XL 5G include the availability of information centers, 5G connectivity quality, percentage down call / blocked call, percentage of CSSR (Call Setting Success Rate), and throughput DL (Downlink) and UL (Uplink).
XL 5G has been tried in several cities.
Initially, according to The Minister of Communication and Information (Menkominfo) Johnny G. Plate, and the ULO process that has been done by XL Axiata is in margonda territory, Depok City, West Java. That way, he said, there are currently three mobile operators that can bring 5G Internet services in Indonesia.
In addition, XL Axiata will prepare human resources (HR). He sees this as necessary and critical.
Dian mentioned that currently some countries in the world are starting towards 5G. Therefore, the availability of digital talent needs to be prepared to meet the new age.
“So the preparation of human resources is okay that can take care, create, and market 5G is something that is needed,” dian more. Dian Siswarini President Director of XL Axiata in a virtual press meeting, Thursday (08/12/2021)
He hopes that the agreement of XL Axiata with SKLO 5G is expected to help accelerate national development in all sectors, provide benefits for citizens, and accelerate Indonesia’s digital progress.
“This common hope cannot be carried out without cooperation. Shoulders are needed to create telecommunications infrastructure in Indonesia, “he said.