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Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

5G tech drives $788 billion economic output in China: Report

June 10, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

The commercialization of 5G in China has generated an overall economic output of approximately CNY 5.6 trillion ($787.53 billion) over the past five years, local press reported, citing a Chinese government official. Zhao Zhiguo, chief engineer of the Ministry of […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Vodafone, Ericsson to jointly promote private 5G networks in Spain

June 5, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Vodafone Business, which is the business division of Vodafone Spain, and Ericsson have announced they will jointly carry out activities focused on promoting the advantages and applications of private 5G networks across Spain. In a release, Vodafone noted that the […]


Networks & Systems

Ensuring flexibility and control when scaling private 5G

June 3, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Even as private 5G deployments are taking off around the world, from China to Europe, scaling across and managing multiple services and locations remains a challenge. At the Private Networks Forum, panelists discussed how their companies ensure flexibility, visibility and […]


Internet, Modern Media

Chile to award 3.5 GHz spectrum for 5G next month

May 30, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Chilean telecom regulator Subtel confirmed that the allocation of additional 5G spectrum will be carried out via an auction on June 17 after the announcement of a technical tie between the proposals submitted by local carriers Entel and Claro. In […]


Internet, Modern Media

Why does timing and sync matter for 5G monetization?

May 29, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

In modern networks, timing and synchronization are taking on increasing importance for several reasons: The widespread deployment of Time-Division Duplexing (TDD) midband spectrum for 5G, and because increasingly exact coordination is being demanded of the network for advanced air interface […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Integration of IoT, AI in Industry 4.0 poses risks for private networks

May 28, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Integrating IoT, AI and big data in Industry 4.0 poses significant security challenges for private 5G networks, increasing the attack surface due to numerous devices and complex networks, according to Mauricio Sanchez, senior director of enterprise security and networking research […]


Internet, Modern Media

Orange, Vodafone expand shared O-RAN pilot in Romania

May 23, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Orange and Vodafone have expanded a shared Open RAN (O-RAN) 4G network pilot project in some rural areas of Romania, the former said in a release. Following the October 2023 announcement of the first 4G calls made on a shared […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Wi-Fi and 5G private networks both belong in the networking ecosystem (Reader Forum)

May 16, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

With the arrival of every new generation of networking technology, the comparison of mobile- and Ethernet-based solutions has traditionally been debated including now, prompted by the recent unveiling of the new Wi-Fi 7 standard (IEEE 802.11be). In keeping with this […]


Internet, Modern Media

Why AI will be the new normal for 5G, 6G RAN (Reader Forum)

May 15, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Mobile connectivity pervades every aspect of today’s society. Changing lifestyles, remote work, smart automation and the proliferation of cloud-native applications are all driving fundamental changes in mobile network usage patterns. At the same time, technology advances are continually enabling innovative […]


Internet, Modern Media

UAE telco e& claims record 5G speed of 30.5 Gbps

May 14, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Emirati-based operator e& UAE claimed a record speed of 30.5 Gbps on its live 5G network, which, according to the carrier, represents a significant milestone in its evolution towards 5G-Advanced technology. The telco noted that this achievement was unveiled during […]


Broadcast, Modern Media

1&1 reaches 1,334 antenna sites across Germany at end-Q1

May 13, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

German operator 1&1, which is owned by United Internet AG, had constructed a total of 1,334 antenna sites by the end of the first quarter of the year, the company said in a statement. The carrier, which launched mobile services […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

O2 Telefonica and Nokia deploy 5G SA on AWS cloud

May 8, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Amazon Web Services (AWS) will host O2 Telefónica’s Standalone (SA) 5G core network software on its public cloud infrastructure in Germany. Nokia, which supplies the carrier’s 5G core, claimed that this development is a first of its kind. “This deployment, […]


Networks & Systems

What’s next for test and measurement?—NTN, 5G-Advanced, 6G

May 7, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

With the continued evolution of 5G, close-in priorities for operators are understanding the why and how of 5G-Advanced, working with satellite providers on Non-terrestrial networks (NTN), and setting the stage for the commercialization of 6G in the 2030 timeframe. And […]


Internet, Modern Media

Vodafone joins LF Edge to boost industrial internet

May 6, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

LF Edge, an umbrella organization within the Linux Foundation, announced that Vodafone has joined the project as a new member, the former said in a release. Additional members of LF Edge include AMD, American Tower, Arm, AT&T, Baidu, Charter Communications, […]


Networks & Systems

A leap towards 6G: Spectrum allocation and its global impact

May 1, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

The aftermath of WRC-23 and NTIA’s National Spectrum Strategy As the curtains closed on the World Radiocommunication Conference 2023 (WRC-23) in Dubai this past December, the airwaves buzzed with more than radio frequencies. This year’s conference marked a significant step […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Hughes opens private 5G incubation center in Maryland

April 29, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

EchoStar subsidiary Hughes Network Systems announced the opening of a new manufacturing facility and private 5G incubation center in Germantown, Maryland. The Hughes Manufacturing Facility (EXM) produces the company’s satellite modems and Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite terminals. In addition […]


Networks & Systems

Ericsson: US consumers are ‘primed’ for FWA and prefer 5G over 4G

April 25, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

U.S. consumers are primed to accept Fixed Wireless Access service as a primary connectivity option, and those who have it don’t intent to switch any time soon, according to a new report from Ericsson’s Consumer Lab. Of U.S. households which […]


News

‘We’re growing the right way’: AT&T’s Q1 delivers solid mobile, fiber numbers

April 24, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

5G, fiber continue to drive the telco’s results in Q1 AT&T beat expectations on its customer growth, with revenues off just slightly from the same period last year as CEO John Stankey continued to emphasize the telco’s focus on consistent, […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Malaysia’s DNB denies lack of transparency in 5G contracts

April 22, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Malaysian state-run 5G network Digital Nasional Berhad (DNB) denied a report which had alleged that the company had not been transparent in its internal operations, with regards to the awarding of contracts to third party vendors—in particular, for Ericsson’s 5G […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Delta to deploy T-Mobile US 5G hybrid network at headquarters

April 19, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

T-Mobile US is now Delta Air Lines preferred mobility partner, the companies announced this week. As part of the pair-up, Delta will move more than 60,000 lines to T-Mobile US and the carrier’s 5G hybrid network will be deployed at […]