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AT&T, DT, China Telecom throw support behind TM Forum’s Open APIs

May 14, 2019

Via: Fierce Telecom News

The TM Forum announced that AT&T, Deutsche Telekom, Salesforce and China Telecom have signed on in support of its Open APIs. Those companies showed their support by signing the TM Forum’s Open API Manifesto, which commits them to using the […]


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Sprint CEO: Without T-Mo merger, ‘We will be less of a nationwide competitor’

May 8, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Sprint invested some $5 billion into its network in fiscal year 2018, according to company executives, which marks a significant increase over 2016 and 2017 capex of $2 billion and $3.3 billion respectively. But, despite network improvements, the carrier continues […]


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FirstNet surpasses 600K connections

May 7, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

FirstNet connections have reached more than 600,000, and most of those connections are new to the network, not AT&T subscribers migrating to FirstNet plans and devices, the carrier said. “A majority of agencies and nearly 50% of FirstNet’s total connections […]


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AT&T and LiveU Team Up on 5G for Live News and Sports Broadcasts

May 1, 2019

Via: Broadcast Beat

Broadcasters, production crews, and sports organizations must deliver breaking news and live events quickly and efficiently. 5G offers the potential to transform behind-the-scenes video operations, expand broadcast production capabilities and deliver the next generation of entertainment options. AT&T* and LiveU […]


Networks & Systems

Sprint’s CTO talks massive MIMO, imminent 5G launch

April 25, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Sprint’s massive MIMO network is already on-air in its initial nine launch cities and carrying LTE traffic, and 5G service via the same sites will be officially launched before the end of the first half — in some cases, launches […]


Regulations

Sprint’s 5G ‘E’ lawsuit against AT&T settled, ending what was considered a PR ploy

April 23, 2019

Via: Wireless Estimator

According to a court document obtained by Wireless Estimator, Sprint’s lawsuit against AT&T for deceptively marketing its upgraded 4G service as “5G Evolution,” has been settled. U.S. District Court Judge Vernon Broderick for the Southern District of New York said […]


Networks & Systems

10 operators, including AT&T and Verizon, align around creating task force for NFVi

April 12, 2019

Via: Fierce Telecom News

There are numerous attempts afoot to wrestle NFV into a more manageable and workable approach to virtualization. Last week at the Open Networking Summit, some of the carrier members of a new effort around simplifying network functions virtualization infrastructure (NFVi) […]


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AT&T seeks to kayo Sprint’s ‘fake’ 5G Evolution lawsuit since consumers don’t understand 5G standards

April 10, 2019

Via: Wireless Estimator

AT&T has asked a New York federal court to dismiss a false advertising lawsuit filed by Sprint on Feb. 7, 2019 that alleges AT&T is deceptively marketing its upgraded 4G service as “5G Evolution,” arguing that Sprint can’t prove that […]


Networks & Systems

Ericsson and Nokia both have 16 public 5G wins

March 29, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Both vendors publicly working with AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile US on 5G With first-blush services turned up in the U.S. and a few other key global markets, operators are planning to scale out 5G networks throughout 2019. And, with a […]


Regulations

US officials not explaining why Huawei poses a security risk: AT&T CEO

March 22, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

U.S. officials are failing to provide concrete details about the risks of implementing telecom equipment from Chinese vendors, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said during an event hosted by the Economic Club of Washington D.C, earlier this week. He said that […]