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Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Understanding The Hazards of a Converged Internet Edge

April 14, 2022

Via: No Jitter

Enterprises and their users are facing a host of security challenges, from phishing attacks to risks from unsecured Wi-Fi. And now we’re even seeing Internet edge implementations add security risks. Below I’ll discuss the two approaches for building a secured […]


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Why is beam management key to 5G?

April 14, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

5G millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum promises massive bandwidth and huge monetization potential for telcos. But 5G mmWave also introduces propagation challenges. 5G New Radio (NR) adds massive multiple-input multiple-output (mMIMO) support and utilizes beam management techniques to maximize throughput and […]


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Kagan: AT&T, its history, current struggles and eventual recovery

April 4, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

When asked on his CNBC show Mad Money, Jim Cramer said AT&T is not a buy. He said “right now I think they are doing terribly. It’s just not a great company”. While in my opinion that may be a […]


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Kagan: Dish has unique, one-time opportunity entering 5G wireless

March 1, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

A couple years ago T-Mobile US acquired Sprint with the help of Dish Network who wanted to get into wireless themselves. Word was, Dish was going to become the fourth largest wireless provider. We expected to see them rapidly building […]


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America Movil launches 5G in 18 cities across Mexico

February 23, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Mexican telecom group America Movil launched 5G services in 18 of Mexico’s largest cities, reaching more than 48 million people. The company, which operates in the mobile telephony segment through the Telcel brand, initially launched 5G in Mexico City, Monterrey, […]


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Türk Telekom partners with Parallel Wireless, Juniper Networks on Open RAN

February 22, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Türk Telekom is teaming up with Parallel Wireless and Juniper Networks on a multivendor Open RAN initiative that will see the carrier deploy Open RAN technology utilizing the RAN Intelligent Control (RIC) in Turkey. The companies are currently testing Open […]


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KDDI claims world’s first 5G Standalone Open RAN site supported by vRAN

February 18, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

KDDI is claiming to have turned on the world’s first commercial 5G Standalone (SA) Open Radio Access Network (Open RAN) site in partnership with Samsung and Fujitsu. Powered by virtualized Radio Access Network (vRAN), the first network site went live […]


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Vodafone Idea, Nokia demonstrate 5G VoNR in India

February 17, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Indian telecom operator Vodafone Idea says that it has successfully demonstrated 5G Voice over New Radio (VoNR) in partnership with Finnish vendor Nokia. The telco said that the demo was part of the ongoing 5G trials in the city of […]


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Telenor Denmark upgrades 5G network, aims to launch 5G SA in 2022

February 9, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Telenor Denmark announced plans to upgrade another 1,400 masts to 5G and begin the deployment of a Standalone 5G network. In a release, Telenor said that its 1.6 million customers can already experience 5G in most parts of the country. […]


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France ends January with 32,107 authorized 5G sites nationwide

February 7, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

France had a total of 32,107 authorized 5G sites as of February 1, of which 23,085 were declared technically operational by the local mobile carriers, according to the latest monthly report published by France’s spectrum agency ANFR. ANFR said that […]