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Oracle is well positioned to help carrier’s transition to new emerging technology

January 16, 2019

Via: Telecom Reseller

5G will start being deployed this year. As it is deployed, IoT providers will be enhancing the service to their customers. How are carriers and enterprise to stay current with all of these advancements? Leonard Sheehan, Senior Director, Product Marketing, […]


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With merger pending, T-Mobile US execs frequent Trump’s DC hotel: Report

January 16, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Lobbying groups aligned with Saudi Arabia and Cyprus, the Embassy of the Republic of the Philippines, Vietnamese resort developers and executives from T-Mobile US have all been guests at the Trump International DC, a Pennsylvania Avenue hotel owned and operated […]


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Avaya Expands Its A.I.Connect Ecosystem

January 16, 2019

Via: No Jitter

Following on a strong 2018 that saw Avaya rejoin the ranks of publicly traded companies, launch new cloud services and a marketplace, and hire some big-name people, Avaya today announced two new partners to its A.I.Connect program, bringing the total […]


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Alphabet’s Loon brings on former telecom execs to advise

January 15, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Alphabet’s Loon, which focuses on bringing balloon-based connectivity to remote areas, is adding former telecom executives from some of the largest mobile operators to a new advisory board focused on commercialization and network operator partnerships. The three founding members of […]


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Switzerland gets ready for 5G spectrum auction: Report

January 15, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Swiss telecommunications services regulator Ofcom said it aims to kick off a 5G spectrum auction this month, according to Reuters. The country’s main carriers, including Swisscom, Sunrise and Salt Mobile are expected to participate in the spectrum auction, according to […]


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AT&T Communications CEO: 5G is the ‘Yes you can’ network

January 14, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Last week, AT&T pushed a new indicator to devices connected to its LTE-Advanced network, which drew significant criticism from competitors, the media, analysts and other industry stakeholders. AT&T has branded its LTE-Advanced network as “5G Evolution,” and offers the enhanced […]


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Sprint completes 5G test using 2.5GHz and massive MIMO

January 11, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Sprint completed what it claims to be the world’s first over-the-air 5G data transmission using 2.5 GHz and massive MIMO on its live commercial network. The test was carried out with Nokia and Qualcomm Technologies, the carrier said. The field […]


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RAN disaggregation focus of AT&T, Nokia partnership

January 11, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

5G is often described as the first generation of cellular “born in the cloud,” which describes a dynamic, flexible network that’s increasingly automated through the use of NFV and SDN tools. This gives operators more flexibility while also lower equipment […]


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Samsung, KDDI carry out two 5G demonstrations in Tokyo

January 11, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Samsung Electronics and Japanese telco KDDI have carried out two new 5G demonstrations, with the first involving the transmission of 4K ultra-high-definition surveillance video on a train platform and the second testing their 5G functionalities to deploy ultra-fast communications at […]


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ZTE completes third phase of China’s national 5G core network tests

January 10, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Chinese vendor ZTE said it has completed the third phase of China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology’s IMT-2020 5G core network tests. In a statement, ZTE revealed it has completed the third-phase testing, which involves evaluating the performance of […]