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Qualcomm Unveils New RF Filter Technology for 5G and Wi-Fi

October 26, 2021

Via: The Fast Mode

Qualcomm Technologies, last week announced the Qualcomm ultraBAW RF filter technology for bands up to 7 GHz. Radio frequency (RF) filters isolate radio signals from the different spectrum bands that phones use to receive and transmit information. The new Qualcomm ultraBAW […]


Technology, Wireless

Cloud RAN as an innovation for 5G: Is it disruptive or incremental?

October 25, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

The telecommunication industry has undergone tremendous change over the last 30 years, starting from 1G, where the consumer had access to voice only. 5G is the fifth-generation wireless technology that brings to the table new features for consumers, such as […]


Hardware, Software, Technology

What is a Cloud native Network Function?

October 25, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Examples of CNFs can include network routers, bridges, firewalls, and Virtual Private Network (VPN) gateway services. Cloud native Network Functions replace Physical Network Functions (PNFs). PNFs are purpose-built hardware devices (with embedded software or systems) which provide essential network services. […]


Software, Technology

What is a Virtual Network Function?

October 21, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

VNFs are network services running as software processes on off-the-shelf server hardware. They replace dedicated hardware devices. By virtualizing essential network functions that were previously the domain of dedicated hardware appliances, operators can deploy new services, enhance security and tailor […]


Technology, Wireless

Verizon: 5G adoption ‘tracking well ahead’ of 4G adoption rate

October 21, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon has “great momentum” in 5G device adoption across its customer base, with more than 25% of its consumer wireless customers using a 5G-capable device, CEO Hans Vestberg said during the company’s quarterly call. “This is tracking well ahead of […]


Mobile Networks

AT&T sees postpaid phone surge in Q3

October 21, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T saw its best postpaid phone gains in a decade during the third quarter, adding 928,000 postpaid phone lines out of a total of 1.2 million postpaid net adds overall. AT&T also added 249,000 prepaid phone net additions, and 293,000 […]


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Keysight acquires network simulation company

October 20, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Keysight Technologies has acquired Scalable Network Technologies, a privately held company based in southern California that specializes in large-scale modeling and simulation of communications networks and for cybersecurity assessment and training. Keysight said the purchase will enable it to deliver […]


Mobile Networks

‘Not waiting on 6G’: Carriers talk 5G evolution and beyond

October 20, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Brooklyn 6G Summit, since its inception in 2014, has focused on the long-term future of wireless technology and looks ahead to research and development and what may come into being beyond 5G. But one of the virtual event’s panels […]


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Azure’s ready for 5G low-latency, says Microsoft

October 18, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Microsoft Azure can help operators with 5G Ultra-Reliable Low Latency Communications (URLLC). That’s the message from Victor Bahl, Microsoft technical fellow and chief technology officer, Azure for Operators. Microsoft wants operators to consider Azure to be a reliable backbone worldwide […]


Technology, Wireless

Verizon’s 5G Network Powers CareAR’s AR and AI-based Platform

October 13, 2021

Via: The Fast Mode

Verizon Business and CareAR, a Xerox Company, announced a strategic partnership to transform the service and customer experience CareAR delivers. Combining Verizon’s 4G, 5G networks, and near real-time compute technology with CareAR’s augmented reality and AI-based platform, technicians can remotely […]