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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 […]


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The Next Era of Ethernet

January 12, 2018

Via: The Fast Mode

Initially an enterprise solution, Ethernet has become the ubiquitous networking connection. It is in the midst of a developmental renaissance never seen before. While It took 35 years to jump from 10 Mb/s to 100 Gb/s with steps in-between at […]


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Enabling shared spectrum: Software makes CBRS deployments possible

January 10, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Carriers and other network operators should be able to offer some services using the Citizens Broadband Radio Service spectrum as soon as next year. Vendors have developed software to manage and assign CBRS spectrum dynamically, and are now in the […]


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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, […]


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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 […]


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Vodafone plans to invest 2 billion Euros in gigabit networks

December 12, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

Vodafone has laid out plans to invest 2 billion Euros (around $2.39 billion) to boost gigabit networks in Germany. Vodafone estimated that the incremental capital expenditures, to be doled out between now and the end of 2021, will result in […]


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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, […]


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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 […]


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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 […]


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Sandvine sets its sights on AI, automation for networks

December 5, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

As a new Sandvine emerges following the combination of the company with Procera Networks, its focus is on enabling AI and automation for network visibility and control — and Sandvine plans to pursue very specific use cases that offer value […]