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News

SoftBank demos automated network slicing between 5G and MEC

September 14, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Japanese carrier SoftBank says that it has successfully completed automated 5G network slicing over 5G mobile networks and Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC) applications. “To make an end-to-end (E2E) network slice from a 5G mobile user to a MEC application, Segment […]


News

Verizon CEO: ‘Private networks are the gateway to’ MEC

August 1, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

While it’s weathering a rough second quarter, Verizon still sees material revenue opportunities from delivering private 5G networks, mobile edge computing and other services into the enterprise and government sectors. Speaking on an earnings call last week, CEO Hans Vestberg […]


Technology, Wireless

CommScope, Microsoft to Advance Industrial Manufacturing with Private Wireless Network

July 25, 2022

Via: The Fast Mode

CommScope announced that it has collaborated with Microsoft to create a converged private wireless network solution, enabling new low-latency and mobile applications to transform industrial manufacturing. CommScope successfully deployed the combined solution—using Microsoft Azure private MEC and CommScope CBRS access […]


Mobile Networks

Verizon, Cisco demo LTE, MEC for millisecond C-V2X communications

March 30, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Cisco and Verizon took to Las Vegas to demonstrate how cellular and mobile edge compute (MEC) technology can enable low-latency autonomous driving solutions without using physical Roadside Units (Rus). For cities, like Vegas, that already have public MEC technologies in […]


News

Four routes to 5G monetization: FWA, mmWave, MEC, private networks

February 18, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Operators have invested billions in designing and deploying 5G networks but, to date, meaningful new service revenues have proved elusive. This is because 5G monetization is much more than a new network; it’s a new approach to collaboratively developing the […]


News

Alaska Airlines picks T-Mobile as preferred carrier

December 7, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Alaska Airlines and T-Mobile have announced a wide-ranging partnership that installs T-Mobile as the preferred wireless provider to the airline. As part of the new agreement, Alaska will migrate the majority of its mobility business to T-Mobile. “With air travel […]


Mobile Networks

5G Expanded Services: Blessing, Threat, or Both?

November 29, 2021

Via: CSO

Next-generation mobile technologies such as ultra-reliable low latency communications (URLLC), high speed enhanced mobile broadband (EMBB) and the deployment of the multi-access edge cloud (MEC) are enabling both enterprise-specific applications and services as well as enhanced end-user services and experiences—key […]


News

AT&T brings private 5G network, MEC to Ford’s new electric vehicle factory

October 26, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Ford recently announced its first-ever electric pickup truck, the F-150 Lightning. Now, AT&T will bring 5G and MEC to the factory where the new electric vehicles are being built. The Rouge Electric Vehicle Center in Dearborn, Michigan, which Ford calls […]


Technology, Wireless

AT&T deploys mmWave 5G testbed at University of Tennessee campus

August 18, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T said it is working with the University of Tennessee (UT) to carry out research activities using 5G millimeter wave spectrum and Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) technology. The AT&T 5G+ network being installed at the UT campus will enable the […]


Monitoring&Analysis

Verizon and IBM partner on 5G, MEC Industry 4.0 testbed in Texas

August 12, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon is helping IBM expand the capabilities at its Industry Solution Lab in Coppell, Texas to include a testbed environment for developing and testing 5G-enabled use cases for Industry 4.0 applications. Verizon and IBM first collaborated on 5G and edge […]


Technology, Wireless

5G and MEC Drive the Evolution of Connected and Autonomous Vehicles

July 2, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

As the connected and autonomous vehicle industry continues to evolve, it is becoming increasingly dependent on technologies that can help improve safety, security, efficiency and costs. While the widespread adoption of driverless mobility is still in the distance, the infrastructure […]


News, Technology, Wireless

AT&T to provide private 5G, MEC to USC’s cancer research center

May 13, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T is deploying a private 5G network, as well as Multi-access Edge computing (MEC), at the University of Southern California’s (USC’s) Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine to support cancer research, treatment and wellness education. The combination of AT&T’s […]


Mobile Networks

5G and MEC let Super Bowl fans join in on the game from their phones

March 1, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Days before this year’s Super Bowl at Miami’s Raymond James Stadium, Verizon Vice President of Device Technology Brian Mecum told RCR Wireless News that fans will have access to a number of “off-the-charts-cool” featured thanks to 5G and Mobile Edge […]


Wireless

Verizon and Deloitte to help ‘unlock’ retail data with 5G, MEC platform

February 10, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon Business and Deloitte hope to help retail locations “unlock” in-store data with a 5G and mobile edge computing (MEC) digital platform that is designed to deliver real-time analytics to improve customer engagement, inventory efficiency and associate productivity. When combined […]


Wireless

SK Telecom, AWS launch 5G edge cloud service in Korea

December 28, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Korean operator SK Telecom announced the launch of “SKT 5GX Edge,” which claims to be the first 5G edge cloud service in Korea, built in collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS). Using AWS Wavelength at the edge of its 5G […]


Wireless

Verizon and Microsoft collaborate on private 5G mobile edge computing

October 20, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon and Microsoft are collaborating to integrate the service provider’s on-site 5G Edge network with Azure edge services to enable ultra-low latency and faster connectivity help businesses enable and utilize real-time data analysis and delivery. The collaboration hopes to more […]


Wireless

Could USPS help deliver national 5G?

October 6, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Could the original service connecting people and businesses across the United States play a role in furthering the deployment of next-generation 5G connectivity? According to a report from the U.S. Postal Service’s Office of Inspector General, the answer is yes, […]


Wireless

From 1G to 5G: How innovations in celluar have shaped our lives

September 22, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Each generation of cellular networks fundamentally changed the world we live in. 1G brought us the brick phone utilizing analog technology in the ‘80s. For the first time, phones became truly mobile albeit they were bulky and expensive, and limited […]


Wireless

Verizon, AWS Wavelength bring the 5G edge to life

August 7, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Identifying colon polyps in real time as a scope moves to scan the inside of a patient’s organ. Tracking a basketball player’s position and speed as he moves through the arena to provide never-before tracked statistics, instantaneously. Those are two […]


Wireless

Verizon beats expectations, signals busy second half for 5G

July 24, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon outperformed Wall Street’s expectations in the second quarter, and although its overall revenues were still down slightly from last year, the company seems to limiting the potential fallout from the pandemic while it maintains its focus on 5G. After […]