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A new hope for the 5G transition (Reality Check)

December 11, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

This October, North American operator Verizon launched the first 5G fixed wireless access service, making it very clear that 5G is closer than you think. 5G is set to promise speed, greater network efficiency, reduced latency and above all, an […]


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Verizon CEO sees home broadband as a ‘big opportunity’

December 10, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Last week at the UBS Global Media and Communications Conference, Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg touted the carrier’s 5G home residential broadband service as complementing its wired Fios offering while extending the ability to provide a wireless alternative to home connectivity. […]


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Kagan: Visible is a new wireless service from Verizon

December 10, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Visible is a new wireless brand using a great wireless network, but I’ll bet you never heard of them before. Well, if you are a young adult, you will very likely be hearing about Visible as they are getting busy […]


Networks & Systems

2019 will see lots of 5G action but not necessarily service revenues

November 21, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Despite traction around spectrum allocation, network commercialization and device-side support, operators don’t necessarily expect any increase in attendant service revenues in 2019. AT&T CFO John Stephens, speaking recently at he Morgan Stanley European Technology, Media and Telecom Conference in Barcelona, […]


Networks & Systems

Kagan: Comparing AT&T, Verizon and the state of 5G

November 19, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

While 5G is not only going to change wireless and impact every company in every industry, it is still just at the very beginning of its long journey. At the network level, the leader today in 5G is clearly AT&T […]


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Verizon tests 5G NR data session on a smartphone, opens ‘5G Experience Labs’ to consumers

November 14, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon is giving consumers a chance to get their hands on 5G technology and try it out, opening two 5G Experience Labs in Sacramento, California and Indianapolis, Indiana to showcase entertainment experiences including virtual reality and low-latency gaming. The labs […]


Networks & Systems

Test and Measurement: Verizon launches new 5G lab focused on public safety

November 9, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon is emphasizing development of new technologies for first responders with the launch of a new 5G lab in Washington, D.C., focused on testing 5G solutions that will be used for public safety. The new 5G First Responder Lab will […]


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Samsung explains its success with 5G carrier deals in the U.S.

November 9, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Samsung is confirmed as a primary vendor for AT&T, Verizon and Sprint’s 5G deployment plans, and the Korean vendor also engaged with T-Mobile US on testing 5G equipment. With Samsung emerging as a major player for 5G carrier deals, RCR […]


Regulations

FCC Chairman calls out carriers over spoofing

November 6, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

After receiving an earful from the attorneys general of 35 states last month, U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai, in a letter to 13 carriers, asking for an update on efforts to stop call spoofing and demanding an action […]


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Verizon reorganizes into consumer, business and media units

November 5, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

After reportedly considering a reorganization plan and speaking with internal executives for several months, Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg has re-aligned the carrier into three business groups based on the type of customer segment it serves: Verizon Consumer Group, Verizon Business […]