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Japan’s KDDI selects Nokia for 5G SA upgrade

December 2, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Nokia announced that Japanese carrier KDDI has selected the vendor’s 5G Core and Converged Charging software to support its transition to a cloud-native 5G Core architecture. In a release, Nokia explained that following the evolution of KDDI’s networks to 5G […]


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The Decommissioning of Copper Gets Real

December 1, 2021

Via: No Jitter

All year I’ve written about how telecom carriers are in the beginning stages of decommissioning their copper wire-based networks. These networks are aging, parts aren’t available, and technicians are retiring. With currently 40 million plain old telephone services (POTS) lines […]


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ATEME Leads NESTED 5G Consortium to Provide Energy-Efficient Solution for Streaming over 5G

November 23, 2021

Via: Broadcast Beat

ATEME, the leader in video delivery solutions for broadcast, cable TV, DTH, IPTV and OTT, today announced that it is leading NESTED (New vidEo STandards for Enhanced Delivery), a consortium aimed at developing a high quality-of-experience (QoE) and sustainable video-streaming […]


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Nokia, Bell Canada stake claim with first 25G trial in North America

November 19, 2021

Via: Fierce Telecom

Nokia and Bell Canada teamed up to test next-generation fiber technology in the operator’s Advanced Technical Lab in Montreal, marking the first trial of 25G PON in North America. The pair offered little technical detail about the trial in a […]


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Apollo taps former Verizon execs to lead $2B fiber charge with Lumen assets

November 17, 2021

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Investment firm Apollo Global Management unveiled a plan to deploy fiber to 3 million locations across the 20-state ILEC footprint it acquired from Lumen Technologies earlier this year and installed a team of former Verizon executives to oversee the rollout. […]


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California State University Taps Celona For Private 5G LAN

November 1, 2021

Via: No Jitter

Universities face many connectivity challenges when it comes to deploying campus-wide wireless networks. However, one California-based university has proven that it’s possible to have pervasive, reliable wireless broadband access with a private 5G mobile network. California State University Stanislaus is […]


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Net Insight signs agreement worth SEK 220 million with Türk Telekom in synchronization

November 1, 2021

Via: Broadcast Beat

Under the agreement, which is worth SEK 220 million, Net Insight is initially provided SEK 55 million for product development, as well as an initial order worth SEK 25 million for existing products with delivery starting this year. The remaining […]


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Thursday Bytes: Equinix, 1623 Farnam, Redzone, SEACOM

October 28, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Four expansion projects in four very different geographies and infrastructure sectors: Equinix is building a major new data center in the UK city of Manchester. The first phase of the data center giant’s fifth facility in Manchester will provide 3,600 […]


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RFFE system design is helping democratize 5G adoption beyond smartphones (Analyst Angle)

October 27, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Through the addition of 5G, the device User Experience (UX) can be improved immeasurably from previous generations, making integration highly desirable and advantageous, offering the chance to better unleash its full capabilities. This has led many across the 5G value […]


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AT&T adds 289K fiber subs in Q3, but supply chain issues resurface

October 21, 2021

Via: Fierce Telecom News

AT&T executives hailed continued momentum in its fiber broadband business in Q3 as the operator added 289,000 fiber customers in Q3, but CEO John Stankey acknowledged deployments continue to be plagued by smattering of supply chain issues. “Are we seeing […]