Gurgaon-based engineering and manufacturing company VVDN has bagged a deal from Sterlite Technologies Limited (STL) for manufacturing 5G radio products.

As per the deal, VVDN will manufacture 5G radio products including small cells and macro response unit (RU).

STL will be using these products for both local and global markets.

Commenting on the development, Badri Gomatam, group chief technology officer (CTO), STL, said that the joint collaboration with VVDN aims to advance the evolution of 5G small cells thereby supporting telecom operators in their mission to rollout 5G networks. Also, with an indigenous Make in India approach to 5G Radio Units, STL aims to target operators globally and focus on private enterprises for broad-scale deployments of 5G.

As per VVDN, it is taking a significant efforts in the 5G space with its end-to-end software and hardware expertise.