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Editorial

Deep Network Outages: What We Can Learn from the Optus Saga

May 22, 2024

Via: Camila Mendes

On November 8th, 2023, Australian telecommunications provider Optus experienced a major network blackout. Over 10 million people and 400,000 businesses were left without access to the internet for approximately 12 hours.  This was one of the largest internet outages in […]


Editorial

Building The Cities of Tomorrow Today: A Journey through Connectivity and Innovation

March 20, 2024

Via: Mary Gamet

A journey through smart cities starts with cutting-edge technologies like IoT, 5G networks, cloud computing, and AI. Our journey will be fast but smooth, using only the most essential resources, enhancing sustainability, and improving the quality of life in urban […]


Internet, Modern Media

SK Telecom, NTT Docomo unveil technical outlook on vRAN

February 21, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Japanese operator NTT Docomo and South Korean carrier SK Telecom have released a white paper summarizing the technical outlook for base station equipment using virtualization technology. The two Asian carriers said that this white paper is the latest result of […]


Editorial

Telecommunications Crucial Part in Disaster Management and Recovery

January 31, 2024

Via: Caitlin Simmons

Being able to circulate information quickly and efficiently during times of crisis can be a lifeline for many. Even though telecom is taken for granted every day, it serves as a critical tool when disaster strikes. These networks are what […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Malaysia to decide on the deployment of second 5G network soon

January 31, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

The government of Malaysia confirmed that the special committee overseeing the implementation of the country’s 5G network will prepare a Cabinet memorandum soon to discuss and decide whether it is time to allow a second 5G network, local press reported. […]


Internet, Modern Media

India sets lower revenue target for upcoming 5G spectrum auction

January 25, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

India’s Department of Telecommunications (DoT) set a lower revenue target for a planned spectrum auction in March, because local carriers have enough frequencies and will chiefly focus on renewing their existing frequencies in regions where they are expiring, according to […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Chile modifies dates of upcoming 5G spectrum auction

January 19, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Chilean telecommunications services regulator Subtel modified the calendar for spectrum auction through which it will award frequencies in the 3.5 GHz band. Under the new scheme, Subtel will announce the winners of the spectrum on February 20. The previous calendar […]


Broadcast, Modern Media

Tolka Telecommunications Reports Active and Successful 2023

January 11, 2024

Via: Broadcast Beat

Tolka Telecommunications reports an active and successful 2023 with ongoing innovation across many areas of digital media technology. Now in its ninth year, Tolka offers a wide range of products embracing conditional access, personalized content delivery, interactive education, and watermark-based […]


Networks & Systems

Connectbase Buys MasterStream

December 28, 2023

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Some interesting consolidation hit the wires this week while most folks are off doing holiday things. Connectbase has announced the acquisition of MasterStream ERP, gaining a significant boost to its overall ecosystem. MasterStream’s platform enables price quotes in the telecommunications […]


Internet, Modern Media

What might 6G be used for? Scenarios from ITU

December 19, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

As conversations around global spectrum use for terrestrial and non-terrestrial networks coalesced at the World Radiocommunication Conference in Dubai, the future of wireless was top-of-mind. As work progresses on future 6G systems, a timeline is emerging for standardization and commercialization—and […]


Modern Media, Unified communications

Enterprise Connect Announces Winners for IT Excellence

December 13, 2023

Via: No Jitter

From outstanding contact center leaders to video decision-makers who moved their enterprises forward, this year’s crop of winners for the 2024 Enterprise Connect Spotlight and IT Hero awards once again showcases the best of the industry. The awards are presented […]


Modern Media, Unified communications

How to Master Your Telecom Expenses

December 13, 2023

Via: No Jitter

An article about controlling telecom costs may not seem cutting-edge in 2023, but these strategies can save you money and make a huge difference to your business. Controlling costs associated with telecom, an essential business tool, is one of the […]


Internet, Modern Media

A truly green future? Gazing into the crystal ball – 6G, AI, ML, data sufficiency…

December 12, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

The telecommunications industry is in a good track in order to deliver its really ambitious objective of reaching sustainability in the whole sector, according to Maria Lema, co-founder of Weaver Labs. During a presentation at the recent RCR Wireless News’ […]


Internet, Modern Media

Ericsson unveils software toolkit to boost 5G network capabilities

November 1, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

Swedish vendor Ericsson has launched a new software toolkit with the main aim of strengthening 5G Standalone (SA) network capabilities and enable premium services with differentiated connectivity. Ericsson noted that this enhancement in its portfolio comes as the growth of […]


Editorial

The Green Telecom Revolution: Sustainable Practices in Telecommunications

October 31, 2023

Via: Caitlin Simmons

In the fast-paced, interconnected world we live in, telecommunications play an essential role in shaping our daily lives. From voice calls to video conferences, emails to instant messaging, the telecommunications industry has revolutionized the way we communicate, connecting people and […]


News

HNM Systems, Inc. Joins Fiber Broadband Association

October 2, 2023

Via: PR Newswire

HNM Systems, Inc. (HNM), a leader in providing direct hire, contract to hire and professional placement to the telecommunications, utilities and IT sectors, today announced it has joined the Fiber Broadband Association, an organization that is dedicated to accelerating the […]


Editorial

The Role of AI and Machine Learning in Network Optimization: A Look into Predictive Maintenance and Anomaly Detection

September 28, 2023

Via: Caitlin Simmons

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are driving remarkable improvements across various industries, and telecommunications is no exception. With the increasing demand for high-speed data and better network connectivity, refining its performance is imperative for telecom service providers. This […]


Broadcast, Modern Media

Sound Mixer Daniel Fontaine-Bégin Captures the Sounds of the Hottest Films and TV Shows in Canada and Beyond with Lectrosonics

September 19, 2023

Via: Broadcast Beat

You might say sound is imprinted in Daniel Fontaine-Bégin’s DNA. From his earliest days tagging along with his father, a radio DJ, to his curent work on Canadian movies, and on Simon Poudrette’s sound team for Transformers: Rise of the […]


Broadcast, Modern Media

24i and Amino to make TV-as-a-Service a reality for Thurcom, largest regional telecommunications provider in Switzerland

September 12, 2023

Via: Broadcast Beat

24i’s FokusOnTV and Amino’s Amigo 7X set-top boxes are pre-integrated with Swisscom Broadcast premium video infrastructure and TV content to efficiently deliver the best user experience to the most number of households for the TBW service brand. 24i, the video […]


Internet, Modern Media

Five key areas for an energy-efficient 5G core (Reader Forum)

September 8, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

With concerns around both environment impact and overall costs of energy, operators around the world are looking to do whatever possible to create a greener future. In a recent report, the GSMA announced that core networks and data centers owned […]