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Category: Local area networks and wide area networks


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

How to provide Gigabit LTE cheaply when you don’t have the spectrum?

January 15, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Consumers are only beginning to use LTE in unlicensed spectrum. So far chatter has mostly been about operator trials, commercial chipsets and sales of devices to seed the market before anyone is to be able to use the new service […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Corning and SpiderCloud prepare enterprise-ready LAA small cell

January 12, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Carrier-certified small cells that can be directly purchased by the enterprise give companies a way to take control of their cellular connectivity needs, but bringing these products to market is complicated. Corning made it clear that it wants to move […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Industry Voices—Fixed wireless access is akin to wireline access

January 11, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Fixed wireless access is a hot topic—again. Several topics were hot in 2017 and will remain hot in 2018 including 5G and fixed wireless access (FWA). For those of us with gray hair, FWA is not new. While FWA has […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

What 5G NR technology inventions are becoming a reality in 2019?

January 9, 2018

Via: Nokia Networks

By now, we have a good idea what 5G is envisioned to be – a unifying connectivity fabric that will connect virtually everything and a platform for future innovation that will support existing and future services that are not even known today. But what will 5G […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Small Cell End of Year Report 2017

January 5, 2018

Via: 3G and LTE small cell news and analysis

As we approach the holiday season, it’s once again time for me (and other analysts) to reflect back on the year gone by, revisit our predictions and make some new ones for the year ahead. Progress in each of the […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Verizon wraps its acquisition of WideOpenWest’s Chicago fiber assets

December 28, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Verizon has completed its $225 million acquisition of WideOpenWest’s (WOW) fiber network assets in Chicago, a deal that will help the service provider scale its network to accommodate wireline and its future 5G wireless deployments. Specifically, the acquisition secures fiber […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

From trash bins to surgeries: moving towards 5G

December 7, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

The internet is a defining element of the twenty-first century as it forever changed the way we live, communicate, and get information. This is particularly true for wireless technology. Today, more than 99 percent of Americans have access to an LTE network, […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

5G will transform your event experience

September 13, 2017

Via: Nokia Networks

Attendees at sporting and music events are becoming increasingly more active participants. Social media is changing how teams and music acts interact with their fans and affects how often fans are exposed to content from those they follow. No longer […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

The case for fixed wireless access

September 11, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

Broadband internet service in the U.S. has been plagued by uncompetitive practices. Large, nationwide internet service providers (ISPs) have built monopolies that prohibit innovation, drive down levels of service, and block competitors from entering the market. In its 2016 Broadband […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Mobilizing millimeter wave for 5G

September 8, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

Millimeter wave spectrum provides the kind of capacity that 5G promises, but it comes with tricky propagation characteristics. Right now, particularly in the U.S., operators are tapping millimeter wave spectrum for 5G fixed wireless access deployments with the two-fold aim […]