The New T-Mobile doubles 5G speeds in Philadelphia

May 29, 2020

The multi-billion dollar T-Mobile US and Sprint merger closed on April 1, and a few weeks later, President of Technology of New T-Mobile, Neville Ray, provided a video update on network integration efforts as he oversees the nationwide effort. Ray […]

Nokia, KDDI trial fully virtualized 5G cloud RAN

May 21, 2020

Category: News

Finnish vendor Nokia announced that it is working with Japanese mobile operator, KDDI, in a joint initiative aimed at delivering a fully cloudified RAN solution. The planned lab-based Proof of Concept (PoC), which will use Nokia’s AirScale All-in-Cloud BTS solution, […]

Cradlepoint Launches Industry’s First 5G-Optimized Wireless WAN Edge Router for Enterprise Branch Deployments

May 15, 2020

Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud-delivered LTE and 5G wireless network edge solutions, today announced the Cradlepoint E3000 Series, the industry’s first 5G-Optimized, all-in-one wireless edge router for enterprise branch deployment. The clean-slate design optimizes performance and investment protection, enabling […]


FirstLight Buys Fiber from DFT

June 1, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

FirstLight has found another inorganic way to expand its network in the northeastern USA. Today they announced a definitive agreement to acquire certain fiber assets of DFT Communications. DFT is a regional telecommunications operator serving the western New York State […]

Networks & Systems

Why service providers and vendors are tuning up home-based SD-WAN services

May 29, 2020

Via: Fierce Telecom News

With millions of employees now working from home, service providers are looking for ways to offer more secure, manageable services into those home offices. SD-WAN could emerge as a prime technology that better enables work-from-home (WFH) and work-from-anywhere (WFA) scenarios […]


Test and Measurement: Keysight expects to be at full capacity by end of Q3

May 29, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Keysight Technologies said this week that after pandemic-driven shut-downs in March and April, it expects to be back to full operational capacity by the end of the third quarter. “After site closures and limited capacity in March and April, we […]