Tag: convergence

Technology, Wireless

The Future of 5G and Wi-Fi: Coexistence, Convergence, or Something in Between?

July 22, 2022

Via: The Fast Mode

What’s the difference between Wi-Fi and 5G? Those of us in the industry can likely rattle off a long list of distinctions, weigh strengths and weaknesses, and discuss different use cases. But sometimes, this technical familiarity can blind us to […]


Wireless Broadband Alliance: ‘Wi-Fi/5G convergence is critical and a win-win for all’

January 27, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

When it comes to how Wi-Fi 6 and 5G will work together in future networks, coexistence is said to be the only Wi-Fi and cellular combo really present today. However, there is also a strong case for Wi-Fi 6 and […]


Vodafone, Metaswitch conduct 5G wireless/wireline convergence tests

April 30, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Yesterday, Metaswitch announced that its Access Gateway Function (AGF) solution has been successfully tested by Vodafone in the industry’s first implementation of the 5G Wireless Wireline Convergence (WWC) Access Gateway Function standard at the operator’s labs in the U.K.. The […]


Wi-Fi 6 and 5G convergence offers new opportunities, challenges

September 3, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

As Wi-Fi 6 and 5G continue to follow a comparable rollout timeline, many find themselves wondering just what to expect from the two technologies, especially when considered together. 5G implementation will create a new set of use cases around the […]


5G IP Transport – A Strategic Opportunity for Service Providers

December 6, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

The race to 5G is intensifying as exemplified by a number of public announcements made by leading mobile operators. However, deeper conversations with service providers yield a very simple but important question. How will we make the investments in 5G […]