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Networks & Systems

Dynamic Spectrum Sharing live in ‘portions’ of AT&T network

June 5, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T has previously discussed its plans to use Dynamic Spectrum Sharing to add 5G network coverage by using software to dynamically share the same spectrum between 4G and 5G transmissions, side-stepping the massive exercise of re-farming spectrum. And today, according […]


News

Wireless workers asked to be vigilant Saturday due to possible attacks against infrastructure

June 4, 2020

Via: Wireless Estimator

Some activist groups have declared Saturday, June 6, 2020 as Global 5G Protest Day, resulting in associations and carriers as well as contractors warning the industry to be extra vigilant to ensure worker safety and protect the nation’s infrastructure. One key […]


News

U.S. Cellular appoints new CEO Laurent Therivel from AT&T

June 2, 2020

Via: Wireless Estimator

U.S. Cellular has announced that Laurent C. Therivel (“LT”) will be appointed President and Chief Executive Officer, effective July 1, 2020. Kenneth R. Meyers will be appointed to “Senior Advisor to the CEO” until his retirement on September 4, 2020. […]


Networks & Systems, News

Report: COVID-19 takes a bite out of carrier managed SD-WAN revenue

June 1, 2020

Via: Fierce Telecom News

After posting a triple-digit revenue increase last year, the growth outlook for carrier managed SD-WAN has been lowered by 17%, according to a report. According to research by Vertical Systems Group, the corornavirus pandemic was the primary factor for lowering […]


News

Verizon’s network is fast and getting faster, RootMetrics says

May 22, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon’s network has provided it a consistent advantage over its competitors over the years. The differences are narrowing, according to data from RootMetrics, but the carrier still shows “consistent and excellent performance across the board” and has been stepping up […]


News

AT&T has ad group recommending that Verizon should throttle its faulty 5G message

May 19, 2020

Via: Wireless Estimator

The advertising industry’s self-regulatory organization has suggested that Verizon should stop claiming that it has America’s first 5G network, but Verizon claims that its “first to 5G” commercials are not misleading and is appealing the decision. The National Advertising Division […]


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Kagan: What the AT&T of tomorrow will look like

May 8, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T is a company in transition. Then again, it has always been a company in transition for the last 15 years and that is only continuing. So, let’s pull the camera back and take a look at who they were, […]


Internet, Modern Media

AT&T, Loon prepare for the worst with high-altitude internet balloons

May 7, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T has partnered up with Alphabet’s Loon division, whose aim is to provide internet connection using high-altitude internet balloons, or more technically, unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). The pair are on a mission to deliver connectivity as quickly as possible in […]


News

AT&T: Damn COVID-19, it’s full speed ahead for 2020’s goals

May 5, 2020

Via: Fierce Telecom News

AT&T has not only weathered the networking storm of the coronavirus pandemic, it has also stayed on track for some of this year’s biggest goals. AT&T’s Scott Mair, president of technology and operations, said in a Tuesday blog that 2020 […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

FirstNet hits 1.3 million customers, sees accelerated pace of additions

April 29, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

FirstNet now has 1.3 million connections, AT&T executives say, which reflects a 30% increase from the 1 million that the carrier reported in December. FirstNet is now serving around 12,000 agencies, according to AT&T, up from the 10,000 that were […]