Tag: network testing

Networks & Systems

Testing, low latency and the edge: Five things to know

December 21, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

With latency becoming an increasingly important part of enabling new services and monetizing 5G, just what does testing to assure low latency look like? Rich McNally, senior director of mobile service strategy with Spirent Communications, discussed real-world observations and lessons […]


Verizon’s network is fast and getting faster, RootMetrics says

May 22, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon’s network has provided it a consistent advantage over its competitors over the years. The differences are narrowing, according to data from RootMetrics, but the carrier still shows “consistent and excellent performance across the board” and has been stepping up […]


OpenSignal: US ranks 5th globally in LTE availability, but 30th in download speeds

May 31, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

LTE continues to gain ubiquity around the world, even in developing markets — but the rivalry between Verizon and T-Mobile US has helped drive the availability of LTE in the United States to put the country in fifth place globally […]

Networks & Systems, News

OpenSignal: There’s a ‘4G renaissance’ happening as operators lay groundwork for 5G

January 30, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

As mobile operators prepare for 5G, their existing 4G networks are benefiting from the increased densification, faster speeds and the extension of LTE’s reach, according to OpenSignal’s most recent report. Though the first true 5G mobile network — one using […]