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Internet, Modern Media

The best thing since bread: Telecommunications in the age of network slicing

September 18, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

The use case for telecommunications technology has changed before our eyes. Today, millions of viewers are consuming content via YouTube, video live streaming platform Twitch, or even playing video games, with young gamers (18-25) in the U.S. spending nearly three […]


News, Regulations

Starks rips into Huawei, stating that a ‘rip and replace’ equipment program could cost $1 billion

September 18, 2019

Via: Wireless Estimator

In an address to attendees of the Competitive Carriers Association’s convention in Providence, Rhode Island yesterday, FCC Commissioner Geoffrey Starks said he’s focused on communications network security and slammed Chinese manufacturer Huawei, stating they pose a national security risk. His […]


News

Qualcomm acquires RF360, hires staff to scale 5G

September 17, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

On Monday, U.S. chip manufacturer Qualcomm announced that it is acquiring the remaining interest in RF360, bringing the total purchase price of the company to $3.1 billion. RF360 began as a joint venture between Qualcomm and Tokyo-based electronics giant TDK […]


News

Verizon Consumer Group CEO on shifting market dynamics

September 16, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Cable companies entering the wireless market via mobile virtual network operator arrangements and the looming mega-merger of Sprint and T-Mobile US, along with implications that deal has for DISH’s wireless future, add up to a rapidly shifting consumer wireless market […]


Internet, Modern Media, News

All-fiber deployments to 90% of U.S. households achievable by 2029 – report

September 16, 2019

Via: Fierce Telecom News

The Fiber Broadband Association released a study that said all-fiber deployments were on pace to hit about 50% of U.S. households by 2025. Furthermore, the study, which was done with consulting firm Cartesian, found that 90% of the U.S. households […]


News

Elliott Takes Aim at AT&T

September 11, 2019

Via: Telecom Ramblings

In what looks to be a very noisy battle for the fall season, Elliott Management and its billionaire protagonist Paul Singer have set their sights on AT&T. The activist hedge fund disclosed a $3.2B position in AT&T, not a minor […]


Regulations

Huawei drops lawsuit over equipment seized by the US government

September 10, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Chinese vendor Huawei has dropped a lawsuit against the U.S. Commerce Department and other agencies after the government released telecommunications equipment seized in September 2017. The suit was filed by the Chinese company’s U.S. subsidiary, Huawei Technologies USA, in June […]


Internet, Modern Media, News

Nevion-led consortium receives 2 million euro EU funding for 5G broadcast remote production project

September 10, 2019

Via: Broadcast Beat

Nevion, award-winning provider of virtualized media production solutions, announced today that a mobile-5G remote production project by a consortium it is leading has received a grant of €2 million from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program ‘Fast […]


News

Kagan: AT&T Mobility wins GWS ‘Best Wireless Network’

September 9, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Congratulations to AT&T Mobility on winning the number one spot in the Global Wireless Solutions “Best Wireless Network” study. This is the second year in a row that AT&T won this number one ranking and that is quite an accomplishment […]


Modern Media, News, Radio and television

Globecast expands SSDAI capabilities by partnering with Ad Insertion Platform in Europe

September 9, 2019

Via: Broadcast Beat

Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, has announced that it’s continuing to expand its TV Everywhere OTT video platform via the integration of additional server-side dynamic ad insertion (SSDAI) capabilities, partnering with Switzerland-based Ad Insertion Platform (AIP) in Europe. […]