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HANNOVER MESSE is one of the most important international information technology events and hot spot for industrial transformation. This year's event drew more than 75,000 visitors to visit stands and experience demos from over 2,500 exhibitors, including major industry players such as Siemens, Verizon, Microsoft, AWS, 5G-ACIA, Bosch, Universal Robots, Ai-Link, Ericsson, Nokia, Intel, and other high-profile IT ecosystem participants. 

The solutions that participating companies provide include process control, process automation, robotics, logistics, industrial networking, and other industry vertical digital solutions. As a global company, we have a lot to gain from participating.
Keysight's Jagadeesh Dantuluri

OpenTAP Highlighted by Keysight

OpenTAP was prominently featured in the OpenTAP booth (Hall 9, stand F57). Keysight's message was "Test private networks of the future, today!" with a mission to introduce Keysight (and OpenTAP) to the ecosystem as a key player in next-generation industrial networks and automation, highlighting extended test solution portfolio that includes radio planning and site acceptance, and monitoring and assuring private 5G networks, with a foundation build on OpenTAP.

Reichskanzler Scholz speaking in front of the Keysight booth, as shown on German TV

The Keysight stand, visible above behind German Chancellor Scholz, who spoke at the event, featured two "demo zones" with use cases that build on OpenTAP:

Demo Zone 1: AI Smart Manufacturing

  • Ensure Industry 4.0 5G SLAs

  • Validate URLLC and TSN

  • Implement Low Latency Edge Cloud

Demo Zone 2: 5G for Industrial Automation

  • Test with Effortless Automation

  • Validate Throughput & Latency

  • Prove Cobot & AMR performance

It was great to showcase joint demos with industrial partners such as AI-Link and Universal Robotics to demonstrate Keysight's 5G private networks test solutions and their applications.
Lan Liu, 5G market initiative manager in Europe

Jagadeesh Dantuluri

Presentation by Jagadeesh Dantuluri
Keysight Sr. Director, Private Networks / Industry 4.0

In front of a live audience and online streaming participants, Keysight Jagadeesh delivered a presentation titled: "5G Private Networks in Industry 4.0: Trends, Opportunities, and Challenges."

Jagadeesh's talk was extremely well received, giving rise to an article in Enterprise IOT Insights: "Private networks: All about coverage and capacity, for now, and LTE fits the bill".