Top

Tag: 5G


Wireless

U.K. regulator updates timetable of 5G spectrum auction

January 18, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

U.K. telecommunications regulator Ofcom has updated the timetable for setting the regulations that will apply to the forthcoming auction of spectrum in the 2.3 GHz and 3.4 GHz bands designed to support 5G deployment efforts. “Ofcom believes it is in […]


Wireless

What spectrum bands will US operators use for Mobile 5G?

January 5, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Although much of the dialogue on 5G spectrum in the US has focused on millimeter (mmWave) spectrum, it is not clear whether the mmWave spectrum is suitable for mobile network deployment in the near to mid-term future. This is exactly […]


Wireless

5G and the end of net neutrality

January 4, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Service providers have said for months that the end of net neutrality will make it easier for them to monetize 5G networks by offering enhanced service levels. Now that net neutrality is over, they may find that in some places, […]


Wireless

With new 5G standard, industry kicks into high gear

January 4, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

As the industry celebrates the much-anticipated, official ratification of the first 5G standard, companies are eager to utilize the specification for “full-scale development of 5G NR” with tests and trials over the coming year and commercial offerings as soon as […]


Wireless

From trash bins to surgeries: moving towards 5G

December 7, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

The internet is a defining element of the twenty-first century as it forever changed the way we live, communicate, and get information. This is particularly true for wireless technology. Today, more than 99 percent of Americans have access to an LTE network, […]


Wireless

5G is Bigfoot: ‘What is it? Where is it?’

December 6, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

DENVER–The 3GPP is tracking to complete the non-standalone variant of the 5G specification with the 5G New Radio specification tracking for completion in mid-2018. Pointing this out during the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo, Keith Hayes of Broadband Advisors Group said, “Today […]


Wireless

In move from macro to small cells, what’s the role of cable companies?

December 6, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

DENVER–As carriers and neutral host providers look to create ultra-dense networks using small cells, cable companies will have increasing opportunities in the wireless market based on the reach of existing hybrid fiber-coaxial networks. That was the key takeaway from a […]


Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

Edge computing is essential for real-time and 5G

September 21, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

Ericsson–and every other telecom infrastructure vendor–are pushing hard to develop the underlying 5G technologies that will support a broad range of applications that leverage the promised ultra high capacity and very low latency promised by the emerging 5G New Radio […]


Wireless

We are getting “Edgy” in a 5G way

September 11, 2017

Via: Cisco Blog

The mobile wireless industry is undergoing tremendous transformation with 5G. This enables companies to not only create new content, but also devise innovative means of delivering that content. Some of these new realities require changing the way we envision the […]


Wireless

Ixia survey: 5G gains interest, momentum

September 11, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

A new survey shows that almost 100 percent of the organizations surveyed intend to leverage “5G” wireless technologies, with plans to evaluate and/or roll out 5G capabilities in the next 12 months — and 13% say they’ve already deployed 5G networks, despite […]