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Verizon names Indianapolis as final 5G launch city

August 15, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Sacramento, Los Angeles, Houston and Indianapolis—with the Aug. 14 addition of Motor City, those are the four locales where Verizon will launch its 5G fixed wireless residential broadband service by the end of the year. Also this week Verizon announced […]


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Sprint, LG announcement grows 5G device ecosystem

August 15, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Sprint is planning to launch commercial 5G services in nine cities in the first half of 2019. And the carrier has been working with device OEM LG to bring to market a compatible handset. Device technical specifications, price and availability […]


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Consumers weigh in on proposed Sprint, T-Mobile US merger

August 13, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Since opening up the public input period last month, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has received more than 300 comments on the proposed merger of T-Mobile US and Sprint. While some of the filings are from industry trade groups […]


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Ericsson increasing US investments to support accelerated 5G deployments

August 10, 2018

Via: Telecom Reseller

To support the accelerated build out of 5G in the United States, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) will increase its investment in the market. This series of strategic initiatives will allow Ericsson to operate even closer to its customers, meeting the growing […]


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5G network slicing will create personalized experiences: Verizon Wireless president

August 9, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Ronan Dunne, executive vice president and group president of Verizon Wireless, highlighted how 5G, like LTE, is a technology that will evolve over time as standards are finalized and new capabilities are activated in the network. The long goal, he […]


Networks & Systems

The role of antenna quality in small cell and 5G deployments

August 8, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

While the importance of fiber, spectrum availability and ease of siting are often discussed in network equipment deployments, one overlooked factor is the impact that antenna quality has on the efficiency, effectiveness and total cost of ownership of such deployments. […]


Networks & Systems

Westell Technologies sees growing opportunities in network densification, 5G: CEO

August 6, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Westell Technologies is seeing increasing opportunities in areas such as network densification, in-building wireless, 5G and the internet of things, the company’s President and CEO Stephen John told investors during a conference call. “The industry, which continues to be characterized […]


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Amidst the hype, 5G still needs to prove its worth, says GlobalData

August 2, 2018

Via: Telecom Reseller

The ‘race to 5G’ has moved beyond the telecoms industry and become a priority for governments around the world, but it remains unclear whether the end result will ultimately be worth the effort, according to GlobalData, a leading data and […]


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How Will America Compete in the Race for 5G?

August 2, 2018

Via: No Jitter

With the advent of mobile phones and networks, each generation of wireless standard and technology (2G, 3G, 4G, etc.) has brought different capabilities that have provided a platform for operators and developers to create services — and revenue. These services […]


Internet, Modern Media, News

NEC Enhances Traffic Management Solution for 5G

August 1, 2018

Via: Telecom Reseller

NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced the launch of an enhanced Traffic Management Solution (TMS) for 5G that improves the throughput of high speed networks that support data transfer rates of more than 5Gbps. TMS increases the quality of experience […]