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Hardware

Test and review of 4 Wi-Fi 6 routers: Who’s the fastest?

January 21, 2021

Via: Network World.com

One of the most anticipated features of Wi-Fi 6 wireless routers is improved throughput over their Wi-Fi 5 predecessors, and we wanted to check whether they deliver. Four vendors – Extreme, Cisco, EnGenius and Meraki (owned by Cisco) – provided […]


Wireless

Kagan: Who biggest 5G wireless winners will be in 2021

January 18, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Everyone is always searching for the best companies. Investors are looking for the best companies to make money. Users are looking for the best quality and reliability. Workers are looking for the best companies to work for. There are always […]


Wireless

2021 wireless test trends: Innovating our way through the new normal

January 13, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Pandemic, social distancing, flattening the curve, positivity rates, super-spreader events, quarantining, contact tracing, respiratory droplets, PPE – when we look back on 2020, these might be the obvious reflections. With a significant amount of work, school, and life conducted from […]


Wireless

Why WiFi 6E is a Much Bigger Deal Than the Name Suggests

January 4, 2021

Via: eWeek

Like many shoemakers, I should be ashamed that my children are running around barefoot. Actually, no–that’s a metaphor. It’s my communications infrastructure that’s running around barefoot. I’m a tech analyst with an embarrassingly ancient network and connection to the outside […]


Wireless

Industrial IoT: Top 3 trends for 2021

December 16, 2020

Via: Cisco Blog

After 2020’s twists and turns, here’s hoping that 2021 ushers in a restored sense of “normal.” In thinking about what the upcoming year might bring for industrial IoT, three key trends emerge. Trend #1: IT will take a bolder posture […]


Wireless

Is Open RAN disruptive? Not for everyone

December 15, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

The merits of Open RAN has become a topic of much debate in wireless circles. This is unsurprising since Open RAN will – or won’t – drive hundreds of billions of dollars of investment by telecom equipment manufacturers, mobile network […]


Wireless

What does TIP’s mmWave testing tell us about indoor 5G?

December 14, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Telecom Infra Project performed testing last year specifically looking at penetration losses in indoor environments at 28 GHz and 60 GHz. TIP’s testing gives some insights into the challenge of achieving outdoor-in coverage for 5G at millimeter-wave frequencies, but […]


Wireless

CBRS and neutral host: The new path to enterprise-driven mobility

December 9, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Delivering indoor connectivity has long dogged mobile network operators (MNOs). Whether it be the location of a building or the construction materials used, it is frequently difficult for mobile subscribers to get a reliable wireless signal from the MNO towers […]


Wireless

FCC’s RDOF boosts rural broadband—and SpaceX

December 8, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund auction has wrapped up, setting the stage for $9.23 billion in subsidies to be doled out over the next decade in support of high-speed rural broadband deployment. That deployment will come as a combination of […]


Wireless

China reaches 700,000 5G base stations nationwide: Report

November 16, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

China has announced it has already installed nearly 700,000 5G base stations so far this year, exceeding the country’s original target of 500,000, South China Morning Post reported. According to China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) vice-minister Liu […]