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Finland’s 6G Flagship secures financing from the EU for 6G R&D

September 8, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Finland’s 6G Flagship announced that Horizon Europe, the EU’s most significant investment initiative in European research and innovation, approved twelve new project proposals. According to 6G Flagship, these twelve new projects include Terahertz (THz) integrated systems enabling 6G Terabit-per-second ultra-massive […]


Technology, Wireless

O-RAN Alliance announces 52 new specifications

July 18, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

O-RAN Alliance has published a new set of 52 specifications for open and intelligent RAN, as the first batch of the O-RAN Release 003 specifications. Among them there are 12 new titles, including use cases for massive MIMO and the […]


Technology, Wireless

Small cells or massive MIMO: The best way to densify (Analyst Angle)

May 23, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

The saying “don’t reinvent the wheel” implies not repeating what has already been done.  In the early days of 5G, operators seem to heed that advice.  During the 4G era, operators relied on cell splitting via small cells in dense […]


Technology, Wireless

What is further enhanced MIMO (FeMIMO)?

April 19, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

According to a report by Ericsson, Rel-17 MIMO enhancements address four areas: Beam management; multiple transmission and reception points (mTRP) for ultra-reliable, low-latency communication (URLLC); mTRP for enhanced mobile broadband (eMBB); and TDD and FDD reciprocity. “The multi-beam enhancements are […]


Technology, Wireless

Why is beam management key to 5G?

April 14, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

5G millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum promises massive bandwidth and huge monetization potential for telcos. But 5G mmWave also introduces propagation challenges. 5G New Radio (NR) adds massive multiple-input multiple-output (mMIMO) support and utilizes beam management techniques to maximize throughput and […]


News

Novel developments and innovation in Massive MIMO design are maximizing 5G macro site potential (Analyst Angle)

January 26, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

5G will have a seismic impact on the network. At the end of 2021, there will be 507 million 5G subscriptions, showing a growth rate of 92% Year on Year (YoY). By the end of 2025, ABI Research forecasts that […]


News

Ericsson inks partnership to boost 5G, 6G research in Saudi Arabia

November 22, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Ericsson and King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST) have announced an initial three-year research and development (R&D) partnership focused on three research projects aimed at advancing telecommunication networks with innovative technologies. In a release, the Swedish vendor said […]


News

Airspan’s antennas, Open RAN software anchor Gogo’s 5G air-to-ground network

June 30, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

In-flight internet service provider Gogo is in the test stage of deploying a 5G air-to-ground network in the United States, and it is using Airspan’s 5G massive multiple-input multiple-output and Open RAN software to do so. Gogo expects the nationwide […]


Hardware, Technology

Nokia Launches Latest Range of AirScale 5G Portfolio Powered ReefShark SoC

June 25, 2021

Via: The Fast Mode

Nokia on Thursday announced the global launch of its latest range of industry-leading AirScale 5G products covering baseband, remote radio heads, and massive MIMO active antennas with digital beamforming. The innovative solutions are powered by the latest generation of Nokia’s […]


Hardware, Technology

Ericsson leverages Intel compute power to extend 5G Cloud RAN offering

June 23, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

With help from Intel, Ericsson has extended its Cloud RAN (Radio Access Network) offering to include support for 5G mid-band and massive MIMO deployments. Ericsson’s expanded portfolio will leverage Intel’s compute – across multiple product generations of Intel Xeon Scalable […]


News

Mavenir, Xilinx prepping Open RAN massive MIMO radios for metro deployments

April 14, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

The availability of Open RAN-compatible massive MIMO radios has been on operator wish lists for some time as they look to bring disaggregated radio access network kit into more demanding, urban deployments. Cloud-native network specialist Mavenir this week said it’s […]


Wireless

Can test instrument automation help with 5G deployment?

October 7, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

The technologies being deployed in 5G New Radio mean that radio sites are significantly more complex than they were in previous generations of technology. It means, for example, up to 64×64 multiple-input-multiple-output (MIMO) and active antenna systems being installed, which […]


Hardware, Wireless

10 things you need to know about MU-MIMO Wi-Fi

September 17, 2019

Via: Networkworld Software

Multi-user MIMO allows multiple Wi-Fi devices to simultaneously receive multiple data streams. For example, a wireless access point (AP) can send data to four different Wi-Fi devices at the same time. MU-MIMO can greatly increase the network’s throughput and is […]


Hardware, Wireless

New Options for Alpha Wireless Concealed Antenna Node (CAN)

February 19, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Alpha Wireless’ Concealed Antenna Node (CAN) was launched last year and proved so popular that mobile operators were using it before it was even officially released to the market. The CAN was developed with concealment in mind as Alpha Wireless […]


Wireless

5G demands more network densification

October 3, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Digital usage trends—such as 220 million connected vehicles on the road by 2020 and videos accounting for 82 percent of internet traffic by 2021—all point to the need for faster and more converged networks, but there is still uncertainty around […]


Hardware, Wireless

5G everywhere as new technologies boost throughput

July 23, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Coax for cable TV went digital and provides good performance for HD TV as well as high-speed internet, and is the most deployed in a home, shared-media (TV, Phone, and Internet) connection. But, since the last mile (switching station connectivity […]


Wireless

Qualcomm, Vivo fit 5G mmWave antenna in smartphone

June 25, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Vivo and U.S. semiconductor company Qualcomm have integrated a 5G millimeter wave antenna array into a commercial-sized smartphone and measured its performance over the air, the companies announced. The design integrates a 28 GHz mmWave antenna array […]