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Ericsson forecasts five billion 5G connections by end-2028

December 1, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Global 5G subscriptions are forecast to reach one billion by the end of this year, and five billion by the end of 2028, despite current and developing economic challenges in many parts of the world, according to the latest edition […]


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Ericsson highlights 5G potential in emerging markets

November 28, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

The deployment of 5G technology could trigger a number of economic benefits for certain emerging markets, according to a new Ericsson-commissioned study by Analysys Mason. The study noted that emerging markets could benefit from GDP growth between 0.3 and 0.46% […]


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FCC closes authorization loophole for banned devices

November 28, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced Friday new rules that prohibit communications and video surveillance equipment made by Chinese companies including Huawei, ZTE, Hytera, Hikvision and Dahua from being authorized for import and use by U.S. buyers. The equipment […]


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Ericsson Hits 1Gbps in 5G SA Field Trial over CBRS Spectrum

November 22, 2022

Via: The Fast Mode

Ericsson has successfully achieved a peak data rate of more than 1Gbps for a single user device in a recent 5G Standalone (SA) field trial. The trial was done over a live Citizen’s Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) multi-operator, neutral-host capable […]


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Betacom, Qualcomm Partner to Accelerate Delivery of Private Networks to U.S. Businesses

November 22, 2022

Via: The Fast Mode

Private wireless pioneer Betacom announced its close collaboration with Qualcomm Technologies to accelerate delivery of private networks to U.S. businesses through an integrated delivery model. Mutual customers of Betacom and Qualcomm Technologies will benefit from fast, simple deployments that combine […]


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NTT DoCoMo, SK Telecom ink 6G, metaverse partnership

November 21, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Japanese operator NTT DoCoMo announced an agreement with Korean telecommunications operator SK Telecom (SKT) to collaborate on the enhancement of their respective “smart-life businesses” and as well as communications infrastructure technologies. In the smart-life field, DoCoMo and SKT say they […]


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TIM picks Ericsson for 5G Standalone

November 21, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Ericsson noted Friday that Italian telco TIM has selected Ericsson’s dual-mode 5G core for its forthcoming 4G and 5G core modernization efforts. TIM will use Ericsson’s technology to modernize its current Evolved Packet Core (EPC) network and to deploy 5G […]


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Korean government to cancel 28 GHz spectrum allocations

November 21, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

The South Korean government said it will cancel the spectrum licenses in the 28 GHz band that was allocated to local operators for 5G deployments, citing the lack of investment and missed rollout requirements. Once this measure is fully implemented […]


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Telefonica Germany implements Nokia’s cloud RAN tech for 5G

November 18, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

German carrier O2 Telefónica, which is controlled by Spanish telco Telefónica, said it is currently using cloud RAN technology from Nokia in its 5G network. The telco noted that cloud RAN allows parts of the radio access network to be […]


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5G to account for 2% of India’s GDP by 2030: Study

November 17, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

5G telecom networks are expected to represent nearly 2% of India’s GDP by 2030, according to a recent report by India’s National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) and Arthur D. Little. The report anticipates that the 5G sector […]


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Opensignal details top broadband trends in new report

November 17, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

In a new report, Opensignal explored the fixed broadband experience in 25 U.S. cities, a process that ultimately led to several key findings. The report is the first of its kind because it includes both wired and 5G Fixed Wireless […]


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China reaches 2.22 million 5G base stations at end-Q3

November 16, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

China ended September with a total of 2.22 million 5G base stations across the country, state news service Xinhua reported. The figure represents a net increase of 795,000 5G base stations from the end of 2021. The combined operating revenue […]


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Nokia, TPG Telecom reach record speed using 5G mmWave

November 16, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Nokia and Australian operator TPG Telecom announced they have hit a 5G uplink speed of 2 Gbps using the latter’s mmWave spectrum. The European vendor noted that this record speed was achieved during a live demonstration at the Nokia 5G […]


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Verizon updates on mmWave 5G use cases

November 16, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

MAUI—Coinciding with Qualcomm’s annual Snapdragon Summit in Hawaii, Verizon deployed a mmWave 5G network on-site at the Grand Wailea that has been consistently pushing download speeds north of 3 Gbps and upload speeds in the 200 Mbps to 300 Mbps […]


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Project Sylva promises open-source telco cloud framework

November 15, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Linux Foundation Europe announced Tuesday the formation of Project Sylva. The inaugural project from Linux Foundation Europe (LF Europe), Project Sylva’s goal is to create a new, open source and production-grade telco cloud stack. The project has drawn the support […]


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T-Mobile US activates mid-band spectrum on 5G SA nationwide

November 15, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

T-Mobile U.S. said it has activated its “Ultra Capacity” 5G offering via 5G Standalone architecture nationwide. The telco’s “Ultra Capacity” offering provides higher speeds compared to its regular 5G service and is offered via midband spectrum at 2.5 GHz. The […]


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Qualcomm merges AI and 5G in Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 

November 15, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

MAUI—At its annual Snapdragon Summit, Qualcomm today unveiled its latest flagship SoC, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 which leverages AI to enhance key smartphone experiences, including camera, connectivity, gaming, security and sound. To the connectivity piece, branded as Snapdragon Connect, […]


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The scorching of Arm’s earth (Analyst Angle)

November 14, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

On September 30, 2022, Qualcomm Inc. quietly filed a counterclaim to Arm’s lawsuit against Qualcomm/Nuvia. It was a long-awaited rebuttal as it seemed Qualcomm had gone dark after the company’s General Counsel, Ann Chaplin, released a brief retort shortly after […]


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Why educational institutions need standardized wireless broadband solutions (Reader Forum)

November 11, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Digitalization is rapidly transforming education at all levels. In K-12 schools, colleges and universities, the evolution of data-driven technologies has opened the door to a host of compelling online learning and campus operations applications. To take advantage of these applications, […]


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EU is close to funding its own satellite internet system – report

November 11, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

European Union (EU) countries and European Parliament officials are close to a finalizing a €6 billion (US$6.18 billion) deal to put a satellite internet system into orbit. The European Commission first announced plans to do so earlier this year. Lawmakers […]