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Telcos need to have access to city poles and ducts for 5G deployment: Rogers

October 22, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Operators willing to deploy 5G infrastructure will need to have access to certain city infrastructure including ducts and poles, Canadian telecom operator Rogers Communications’ President and CEO Joe Natale said during a conference call with analysts. “We need access and […]


News

Ericsson, Qualcomm demo OTA, NSA 5G NR video streaming

October 22, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Qualcomm Technologies President Cristiano Amon opened up the company’s 4G/5G Summit by telling the assembled crowd that 5G “will be a reality” next year as networks go live in the U.S., Asia and Europe, and commercial devices hit the market. […]


Networks & Systems

Analyst Angle: 5G to dominate marketing—LTE to dominate capacity

October 18, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

In addition to the typical location asymmetries between data consumption and mobile infrastructure investments that characterized the first part of the LTE cycle (Figure 1), differing spectrum assets among the US operators coupled with the resiliency of the LTE standard […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

The 3.5 GHz band is seen globally as key 5G spectrum

October 15, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

In the U.S. later this month regulators will consider a key set of rules associated with priority access license to spectrum in the 3.5 GHz band, known here as the the Citizens Broadband Radio Service. While the focus is on […]


Modern Media, Worldwide equipment sales

SK Telecom completes 5G call with Samsung’s equipment

October 15, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

South Korean carrier SK Telecom says it has completed the first call in a test bed using commercial 5G equipment provided by compatriot firm Samsung Electronics. The carrier said the test utilized the 3GPP 5G New Radio Non-standalone (NSA) specification […]


Modern Media, Worldwide equipment sales

Overcoming the Challenges of 5G Product Testing

October 12, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

The transition from LTE to 5G is more challenging than most people realize as 5G pushes the boundaries of complexity and what is technically possible. A key issue at the forefront of bringing new 5G products to market is to […]


Networks & Systems

Signaling and network slice-as-a-service mark Oracle 5G strategy

October 12, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Current and near-term standards-based 5G deployments are focused on the non-standalone 5G New Radio specification, but that’s just a first step. That will be followed by an upgrade cycle to the standalone 5G NR spec, which contemplates a completely new […]


Internet, Modern Media

Small Cell Forum focuses on enterprise, 5G

October 11, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Small Cell Forum is sharpening its focus on the large-scale deployment of small cells within the enterprise, laying out a new work program that it says “reflects the growing urgency to deploy small cell networks around the world to […]


Internet, Modern Media

Successful tests mark important milestone toward a 5G future

October 10, 2018

Via: Phys.org

A future vision of high speed wireless Internet that promises to break down two major 5G challenges has taken a leap forward following milestone tests of a cutting-edge European millimeter wave wireless technology. A European consortium of engineers and scientists […]


Networks & Systems

The next-gen telco evolution is happening at the edge

October 10, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

The future of telecommunications is just as important today as it was when the telephone revolutionized the world. The industry is undergoing a drastic transformation as continued trends toward cloud adoption, mobile communication and big data analytics are driving demand […]