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Networks & Systems

Nokia, Google Cloud strike deal to develop cloud-native 5G compute, network edge

January 14, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Nokia and Google Cloud have put together a global strategic partnership aimed at supporting telecom providers’ compute needs for 5G in both the core and the network edge. The two companies said that they will “work closely to validate, optimize […]


Modern Media, Worldwide equipment sales

Everstream gears up to support 5G with fiber builds in 7 Midwest markets

January 12, 2021

Via: Fierce Telecom News

In order to help connect over 2,000 macro cell sites, Everstream is building out its fiber across seven Midwest markets to support 5G roll-outs. Totaling more than 1,000 route miles, the new fiber additions will serve the cities of Fort […]


Networks & Systems

The vital role of microwave and millimeter wave for backhauling 5G traffic (Analyst Angle)

January 8, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

5G is set to have a significant impact on backhaul networks in the coming years. From ABI Research’s own research on the top 30 markets, 5G mobile subscriptions are expected to grow by a 41.2% Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) […]


Networks & Systems

5G in 2021: Expectations and Evolution

January 5, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

5G is the fastest-growing mobile technology in history and is being adopted four times as quickly as LTE was when it was introduced, as 5G Americas observed in a new report. For impatient customers, 5G and the new applications it […]


Networks & Systems

Magenta Telekom’s 5G network reaches 1,200 sites across Austria

January 4, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Austrian operator Magenta Telekom, which is owned by German telecom group Deutsche Telekom, said its 5G service reached 1,200 locations across the country as of the end of 2020. Magenta Telekom said it had reached around 40% of households and […]


Networks & Systems

Taiwan Star expects 5G to account for 10% of its mobile base by end-2021

December 29, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Taiwanese carrier Taiwan Star Telecom said that its 5G subscribers already represent 5% of the company’s overall mobile base and that it will step up its efforts to push the ratio to 10% in 2021. Taiwan Star has attracted a […]


Networks & Systems

The current state of 5G in Australia

December 29, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Mobile operators in Australia have been accelerating 5G deployments in 2020 and are waiting for additional spectrum that local regulator ACMA plans to award next year to further expand 5G networks. The main cities across the country are already covered […]


Networks & Systems

SK Telecom, AWS launch 5G edge cloud service in Korea

December 28, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Korean operator SK Telecom announced the launch of “SKT 5GX Edge,” which claims to be the first 5G edge cloud service in Korea, built in collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS). Using AWS Wavelength at the edge of its 5G […]


Networks & Systems

Wrapping up the year with 5G possibilities: moving full speed ahead

December 28, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

As we reach the close of 2020, the make-or-break moment for telecom companies to realize the potential from IoT is becoming clearer. The promise of a new phase of digitalization driven by multiple converging enablers – robotics, AI, AR, and […]


Modern Media, Worldwide equipment sales

Lumen CMO: We think differently about fiber than our competitors

December 23, 2020

Via: Fierce Telecom News

While AT&T and Verizon tout the ability of their fiber to provision multiple services and applications, Lumen CMO Shaun Andrews said his company has taken a different approach. “One of the things that really differentiates us right now is our […]