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Hardware, Wireless

AT&T bringing 5G to Samsung semiconductor manufacturing facility

September 26, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

DALLAS–As operators look to develop 5G revenue streams beyond the consumer segment, AT&T today announced it was working with Samsung to kit out the technology giant’s Austin, Texas, semiconductor fabrication facility with next-generation cellular applications. Thaddeus Arroyo, CEO of AT&T […]


Hardware

Solving 5G’s Cell Site Space Headache with Hardware Modularity

September 24, 2018

Via: The Fast Mode

5G has become a very different beast for the industry to tame than what’s come before it. Among all the hype and speculation for what will be possible in the future, there are immediate challenges being faced by those on […]


Wireless

Rogers Communications partners with UBC to build 5G Hub in Vancouver

September 21, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Canadian telecom group Rogers and the University of British Columbia (UBC) have inked a three-year, multi-million dollar partnership deal to build a real-world 5G hub on the UBC campus in Vancouver. The 5G Hub will act as a testbed for […]


Wireless

Nokia CEO discusses Industry 4.0 and what it means for society

September 21, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Rajeev Suri, chief executive officer of Nokia, has been consistently spreading the Industry 4.0 message in meetings with customers, employees and during major industry events. He followed suit last week at Mobile World Congress Americas in Los Angeles, telling attendees […]


Wireless

Sprint CEO: We’re prepping for 5G merger or not

September 21, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

While the U.S. Federal Communications Commission has currently stopped the clock on a proposed merger of Sprint and T-Mobile US, Sprint CEO Michel Combes said last week at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference he expects the deal to close in […]


Wireless

Telefonica, Samsung to trial 5G FWA technology in Germany

September 18, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Telefónica Deutschland and Samsung Electronics have agreed to carry out fixed wireless access trials in Germany. Under the terms of the agreement, up to 20 households in the city of Hamburg will test FWA technology during a three-month period. Trials […]


Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

Eight edge computing trials and projects

September 17, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Edge computing puts compute resources closer to the end user, enabling lower latency, more predictable quality of service and the ability to offer a more flexible, cloud-based service enablement environment at the network edge. Multi-access edge computing is expected to […]


Wireless

Nokia execs talk the state of 5G in the US

September 13, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

LOS ANGELES–A fragmented approach to spectrum availability, coupled with rigid albeit changing siting regulations for wireless infrastructure, are impediments to the deployment of 5G in the U.S., according to Rick Corker, Nokia’s president of North America. And aside from the […]


Wireless

GSMA forecasts 200 million 5G connections in North America by 2025

September 13, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Almost half of all mobile connections in North America are forecast to be running on 5G networks by 2025, according to a new report by the GSMA. The GSMA forecasts a total of 200 million 5G mobile connections in the […]


Wireless

Verizon: ‘5G is here’

September 12, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon is laying claim to the first commercial launch of a 5G-based residential wireless broadband service, opening orders tomorrow for customers in select markets for its Verizon 5G Home service and aiming its marketing directly at would-be cord cutters. That […]