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Technology, Wireless

AMD and Viettel complete 5G silicon trial in Vietnam

December 2, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

AMD announced the successful completion of a 5G mobile network field trial with Viettel Group’s R&D arm Viettel High Tech (VHT). AMD supplied its Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC devices for the trial, which is part of Viettel’s plan to complete […]


Technology, Wireless

Swisscom launches 5G FWA services for enterprise customers

December 2, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Swiss operator Swisscom announced the launch of Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) for business customers, the carrier said in a release. Swisscom noted that the FWA solution works for remote buildings not covered by its standard network expansion, as well as […]


Software, Technology

Software projects face supply chain security risk due to insecure artifact downloads via GitHub Actions

December 1, 2022

Via: CSO

The way build artifacts are stored by the GitHub Actions platform could enable attackers to inject malicious code into software projects with CI/CD (continuous integration and continuous delivery) workflows that don’t perform sufficient filtering when downloading artifacts. Cybersecurity researchers have […]


Technology, Wireless

How will private 5G enable smart manufacturing?

November 30, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

The implementation of private 5G and 4G networks in the manufacturing sector is helping manufacturers to embrace the digital transformation and also to boost productivity, reduce certain costs and increase safety for workers, Catherine Gull, head of business development at […]


Hardware, Technology

5G backhaul/fronthaul—but with lasers?

November 30, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

A new 5G demonstration at a lab in Sydney has used a laser to deliver a 5G backhaul link with 10 Gbps capacity, using commercial equipment from a startup as well as Open RAN vendor Mavenir. Venture-backed, Singapore-based start-up Transcelestial […]


Technology, Wireless

The emergence of 5G and 5G-Advanced new features to drive adoption of system-level radio design (Analyst Angle)

November 29, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Since its commercial launch in 2019, 5G is gearing up to enter its next transformational phase, which will be driven largely by 5G-Advanced — an upgrade to The 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) release that will bring about substantial improvements […]


Technology, Wireless

Nokia opens new facility in Portugal to focus on 5G, 6G R&D

November 29, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Finnish vendor Nokia announced the opening of a new research and development center focused on 5G and future 6G mobile network technology at its Portuguese campus in Amadora. The vendor said that the new facility will create employment across several […]


Hardware, Technology

Data-center requirements should drive network architecture

November 28, 2022

Via: Network World

If you like survey data, here’s an interesting fact for you. Every year since 2000, when I started surveying enterprises on the question, the most important factor driving investment and change in enterprise networks was the data center. It’s like […]


Technology, Wireless

Europe authorizes in-flight 5G services

November 28, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Airlines in Europe will be able to provide the latest 5G technology on their planes, now that the European Commission has updated the implementing decision on spectrum for mobile communications on-board aircrafts and designated certain frequencies for in-flight 5G. Following […]


Technology, Wireless

How universal aggregation improves the residential broadband experience (Reader Forum)

November 21, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Residential broadband — it’s certainly not a new concept, but it is one that’s receiving a lot of attention these days. The global pandemic shone a spotlight on the great digital divide and lack of reliable connectivity for vast swaths […]


Software, Technology

Palo Alto Networks to Acquire AppSec Startup Cider Security

November 18, 2022

Via: The Fast Mode

Palo Alto Networks announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Cider Security (Cider), a pioneer in application security (AppSec) and software supply chain security. The proposed acquisition supports Palo Alto Networks Prisma Cloud’s platform approach to securing […]


Technology, Wireless

What AI/ML RAN enhancements are included in 5G Rel. 18?

November 17, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

3GPP Release 18 marks the first release of the 5G-Advanced standard. R16 and R17 exposed new functionality to help 5G address IoT and edge computing, enabling 5G to reach new markets. 3GPP describes 5G-Advanced as “the mid-point of 5G standardization.” […]


Technology, Wireless

Kagan: Benefits to Betacom, Qualcomm private 5G networks

November 17, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Private 5G wireless networks have become a real and important growth sector. In fact, Betacom just announced they are joining forces with Qualcomm in the deployment, management, and scalability of private 5G wireless networks for businesses in the United States. […]


Software, Technology

Networking for remote work puts the emphasis on people, not sites

November 16, 2022

Via: Network World

Many companies had to support work-from-home (WFH) during COVID, and most looked forward to having their staff back in the office. Most now tell me that some or all of the staff isn’t coming back, and that remote work is […]


Technology, Wireless

The basics of lawful interception and 5G considerations

November 14, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

A communication service provider (CSP) was in search of automated testing solutions. Like most providers, they wanted to verify speed and performance for voice and data on 2G, 3G, LTE, and 5G. They also wanted an automated testing solution to […]


Technology, Wireless

MediaTek details how its approaching MLO in Wi-Fi 7

November 14, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Wi-Fi 7 is about more than speed. For those in the industry, it’s becoming increasingly clear that in order for wireless technology to better address the emerging use cases, it’s critical to also achieve lower latency. MediaTek’s Vice President of […]


Software, Technology

Enabling the metaverse with 5G

November 9, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

In my last blog post, I described how we’re in an exciting time to harness the low latency and high capacity of 5G to enable a new era of distributed computing — where workloads can be split between the device, […]


Software, Technology

VMware says its SD-WAN client makes remote-access VPNs unnecessary

November 8, 2022

Via: Network World

VMware is prepping client software for individual devices to connect to its SD-WAN services without the need for remote-access VPNs. Aimed at the work-from-home or hybrid worker, the company will launch VMware SD-WAN Client software that provides secure access to […]


Hardware, Technology

Panduit expand OneMode capabilities on multimode fibre

November 8, 2022

Via: Data Centre & Network News

Panduit has extended the fibre capabilities of OneMode, its 1U rack mounted device that offers a passive media converter to leverage legacy multimode fibre backbone (100Mbps – 1Gbps) and significantly increases bandwidth to 10Gbps, 50Gbps and up to 100Gbps across […]


Technology, Wireless

How can startups innovate Open RAN?

November 4, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

At its essence, Open RAN disaggregates Radio Access Network (RAN) functionality from specialized, bespoke hardware to vendor-neutral hardware and software-defined technology based on open interfaces. This enables Communication Service Providers (CSPs) to source individual components from multiple suppliers. A more […]