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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 […]


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 […]


Security

Wi-Fi or private cellular: What’s an enterprise to do?

November 29, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Of the many possible takeaways from the recent Private Networks European Forum, one of the most ubiquitous was that nearly every enterprise across a variety of verticals can benefit from a private cellular solution. However, the specifics of how, when […]


News

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% […]


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 […]


News

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 […]


Mobile Networks

BAI Communications Completes Acquisition of ZenFi Networks

November 18, 2022

Via: The Fast Mode

BAI Communications (BAI) announced the close of its acquisition of ZenFi Networks (ZenFi), a US East coast-based provider of digital infrastructure solutions and innovator in small cell deployment, offload & roaming services, fibre connectivity, and network edge colocation. ZenFi now […]


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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 […]


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. […]


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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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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, […]


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 […]