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Wireless

5G deployment–5 commandments for success

August 16, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

“A goal without a plan is just a wish” – so wrote French novelist Antoine de Saint-Exupéry in the early twentieth century. Nearly a hundred years later, these words ring true to mobile operators as they seek to deploy 5G […]


Monitoring, Monitoring&Analysis, Software

Unifying network performance and application monitoring puts an end to ‘mean time to innocence’

August 15, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Network architectures are becoming more complex and decentralized. Applications are becoming more advanced, data-heavy, and compute-intensive. Both trends will continue as communications service providers (CSPs) upgrade their 4G networks first, and then begin the migration to 5G. While doing so, […]


Wireless

Intel, Lenovo collaborate on AI as 5G complicates data management

August 14, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Intel and Lenovo have entered a multiyear, global collaboration that will accelerate the convergence of high-performance computing (HPC) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to address some of the biggest challenges facing businesses today. The companies aim to utilize Lenovo’s TOP500 supercomputers […]


Wireless

When should enterprises move to 5G?

August 12, 2019

Via: Networkworld Software

One of the biggest areas of hype these days centers around how 5G will change the wireless world. Carriers are ramping up their rhetoric, which not always matched with actual deployment. End users are being bombarded with 5G news from […]


Wireless

How will dynamic spectrum sharing ease the transition to standalone 5G?

August 9, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Right now, 5G deployments around the world use an LTE core and radio access network with the addition of a 5G carrier. The next step is to move from that scenario, non-standalone 5G, on to full-blown standalone 5G with a […]


Wireless

BT investing in cloud and virtualization as 5G rolls out

August 8, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

With its mobile unit EE in the early days of offering up 5G, parent company BT has recently made strategic investments that underpin the operator’s plans for a cloud-native, converged network that uses open source tools to manage mobile, fixed […]


Wireless

Verizon EVP on spectrum strategy: ‘Not all 5G is created equal’

August 7, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon’s ongoing mobile 5G network deployment, slated to hit parts of 30 cities by the end of the year, taps the operator’s millimeter wave spectrum holdings and has delivered downlink speeds in excess of 2 Gbps. In discussing how Verizon […]


Wireless

How will 5G, IoT and small cells support the enterprise?

August 7, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

As early 5G deployments begin amid expectations that the next generation of wireless technology will be enterprise-led, Small Cell Forum has been exploring the intersection of 5G, small cell infrastructure and the internet of things. “It is widely accepted in […]


Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

What’s really happening with digital transformation?

August 6, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

To understand what’s really happening with digital transformation across the communications industry it helps to contrast conventional wisdom, or the hype cycle, with actual communications service provider (CSP) activities. Here we examine five domains that inform digital transformation and draw […]


Wireless

Where do the major US carriers stand in deploying 5G?

August 6, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Major carriers have big 5G plans moving forward, and preliminary tests have shown that, yes, 5G is way faster All four major U.S. carriers are officially in the 5G game. While AT&T appears to be leading the pack with the […]