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Category: Wireless


Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis, Wireless

Intel, China Mobile, Huawei, test 5G inoperability

July 10, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

U.S. chipmaker Intel, together with China Mobile and Huawei announced the completion of 5G interoperability and development testing (IODT) in compliance with the latest 3GPP Release15 standard. The partners said that this testing phase is a key step towards the […]


Software, Wireless

Four private LTE use cases

July 10, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Emerging private LTE technologies are seen as a middle ground between enterprise-class Wi-Fi and relying on commercial carrier LTE networks: providing broadband data capabilities with mobility and roaming capabilities, SIM-based security and other features to support connectivity for internet of […]


Wireless

3GPP vs. IEEE: Did standards bodies miss an opportunity to align 5G and Wi-Fi?

July 9, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

The 3GPP has finalized the non-standalone and standalone 5G New Radio (NR) standards and is further defining the next generation of cellar to align with IMT-2020 performance requirements. Wi-Fi is simultaneously following a develop roadmap, laid out by the IEEE,  […]


Wireless

The Wi-Fi roadmap: 802.11ax, WiGig and beyond

July 6, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

IEEE Wi-Fi roadmap calls for continued enhancements with ax, WiGig and ad variants of 802.11 standard While it’s not the subject of the generational hype cycles that influence the cellular segment—3G to 4G to 5G—the Wi-Fi industry is steadily enhancing […]


Software, Wireless

With Spectrum Mobile launch, Charter joins Comcast in MVNO space

July 6, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Charter and Comcast are both using Verizon spectrum for mobile services As traditional cable companies increasingly enter the wireless area and wireless companies look to leverage their networks to provide mobile video content, Charter Communications entered the fray June 30 […]


Wireless

Bringing 5G control plane functions to the cloud

July 5, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

InterDigital and Orange demoed a service-based architectural approach to the 5G control plane 5G, as it continues to develop and be built out, is envisioned as a flexible connectivity medium that trades off proprietary equipment for a cloud-native architecture supported […]


Software, Wireless

AT&T tracking to meet 2018 network virtualization goal

July 3, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Since the days of Domain 2.0, AT&T has set ambitious goals for its network virtualization efforts. The operator finished 2017 with 55% of its network virtualized and Chris Rice, SVP of Network Cloud & Infrastructure, said in an interview with […]


Wireless

What, if anything, does emergence of 5G mean for Wi-Fi?

July 3, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Wi-Fi continues to evolve with IEEE 802.11ax, 802.11ad and 802.11ay standards Operators the world over are looking to commercialize multi-gigabit, low latency 5G services; it’s the predominant source of hype in the telecoms world and is touted as ultimately providing […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security, Wireless

The five focus areas for 5G security innovation and thought leadership.

July 2, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

5G brings the promise of new revenue opportunities for service providers. Service providers will be able to offer new differentiated services and capabilities, connecting customers to multi-cloud services and applications with specific KPIs. To help service providers in the delivery […]


Wireless

5G Networking: Good Things Come in Threes

July 2, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

Service providers know that if they want to support the agile services that their customers are increasingly demanding, they need a new approach to networking. One that simplifies and streamlines the way their systems operate. That’s why they’re investing in […]