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Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

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

November 20, 2017

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 […]


Networks & Systems

We’re no longer looking at cable acquisitions to bolster the fiber network

November 16, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Verizon is no longer considering a large-scale acquisition of a major cable MSO as a way to get the fiber infrastructure it needs to support a multipurpose fiber network for 4G and 5G wireless and enterprise services. While he did […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

From trash bins to surgeries: moving towards 5G

November 15, 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, […]


Networks & Systems

Vodafone plans to invest 2 billion Euros in gigabit networks

November 14, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

Vodafone has laid out plans to invest 2 billion Euros (around $2.39 billion) to boost gigabit networks in Germany. Vodafone estimated that the incremental capital expenditures, to be doled out between now and the end of 2021, will result in […]


Internet, Modern Media

Frontier to connect up to 100K homes to fiber through 2018

November 13, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Frontier is taking a bullish stance on rolling out FTTH with plans to roll out service to 50,000 to 100,000 over the next two years. The service provider’s network expansion is just one of several moves it has planned following […]


Networks & Systems

Business Broadband: The Answer to Your Networking Needs

November 13, 2017

Via: No Jitter

All enterprises should be making the most of business broadband (BB) Internet transport services. BB will enable cloud networking and seamlessly connect an enterprise’s users together while replacing much more expensive and complicated technologies like MPLS. After all, BB connects […]


Modern Media, Radio and television

Television like you’ve never seen before

November 13, 2017

Via: Nokia Networks

The Nokia video team have been imagining the future. Working with industry experts, researchers and innovators to evaluate technology and commercial innovation, we have looked forward to a radically different video market in 2025. A new and more ambitious vision […]


News

Huawei pushing global NFV, SDN adoption

November 10, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

Global network functions virtualization (NFV) and software-defined networking (SDN) adoption is on the rise, as underscored by a recent announcement from Chinese technology firm Huawei. According to the company, over the course of the first half this year, Huawei launched […]


Networks & Systems

In move from macro to small cells, what’s the role of cable companies?

November 9, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

DENVER–As carriers and neutral host providers look to create ultra-dense networks using small cells, cable companies will have increasing opportunities in the wireless market based on the reach of existing hybrid fiber-coaxial networks. That was the key takeaway from a […]


Networks & Systems

5G is Bigfoot: ‘What is it? Where is it?’

November 9, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

DENVER–The 3GPP is tracking to complete the non-standalone variant of the 5G specification with the 5G New Radio specification tracking for completion in mid-2018. Pointing this out during the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo, Keith Hayes of Broadband Advisors Group said, “Today […]