World with 5G: Is it harmful?
by Guest on January 13, 2021 at 6:17 pm
5G technology is the newest technology in the telecommunications field. It has been established in 2019 and it is awaiting widespread distribution all around the world. Being the fifth generation technology, it is thought to replace 4G technology in the near future.
Nokia to Provide Distributed 5G Cloud Core to Tele2
by Pankaj on January 13, 2021 at 1:25 am
Telecom operator Tele2 has selected Nokia to deploy Standalone (SA) 5G Core and Voice over 5G (Vo5G) to enhance its cloud infrastructure and improve data and voice connectivity for its subscribers in Sweden, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia. Deployment is expected to start in 2021.
3GPP Announces New Release 17 Schedule
by sujitg on December 18, 2020 at 8:11 pm
Earlier this month, 3GPP Technical Specification Groups (TSG) announced a firm Release 17 timeline after considering the effects that e-meetings in 2020 had on the work’s progress and the pressure that cancellation of all face-to-face meetings has created.
Qualcomm and NTT DOCOMO Enable Commercialization of 5G Sub-6 GHz Carrier Aggregation in Japan
by sujitg on December 9, 2020 at 3:58 am
Qualcomm and NTT DOCOMO have together enabled the commercialization of 5G sub-6 GHz carrier aggregation (sub6-CA) in Japan, effective immediately, to bring multi-gigabit mobile experiences to DOCOMO customers.
Nokia and Claro Demonstrate 5G in Colombia
by Pankaj on November 18, 2020 at 1:48 am
Nokia has launched a live 5G network trial in Colombia with mobile operator Claro Colombia. The pilot will cover mobile, fixed wireless access (FWA) and corporate 5G services in 3.5GHz spectrum.
Who’s going to pay for 5G? How to optimize the cost among different players
by Guest on November 5, 2020 at 1:59 pm
While many are excited about 5G’s potential for the future of communications, manufacturing, logistics, and other vertical sectors, it’s not clear who will be covering the less fun part of its deployment, integration and development - the expenses.
Ericsson and China Telecom Make 5G Standalone Data Call with Ericsson Spectrum Sharing
by Pankaj on October 15, 2020 at 3:52 am
Ericsson and China Telecom (Sichuan) have successfully completed 5G Standalone (SA 5G) Ericsson Spectrum Sharing data call on a commercial network. The milestone was achieved recently on China Telecom’s 2.1GHz commercial 5G network in Deyang City, Sichuan Province.
Samsung and KDDI Demonstrate 5G End-to-End Network Slicing in Tokyo
by Pankaj on September 24, 2020 at 4:22 am
Samsung and KDDI have announced the successful completion a 5G end-to-end (E2E) network slicing demonstration with a RAN Intelligent Controller (RIC) in Tokyo, Japan.
Nokia and StarHub Conduct 5G Non-Standalone Network Trial in Singapore
by sujitg on August 23, 2020 at 6:20 pm
Nokia and Singapore-based operator StarHub are conducting live 5G non-standalone (NSA) network trial across Singapore, running until 16 February 2021. By leveraging existing 4G infrastructure, the trial 5G network will allow StarHub to provide higher data bandwidth and reliable connectivity to its subscribers without a major infrastructure overhaul.
Ericsson Delivers First U.S. Manufactured 5G Base Station to Verizon
by sujitg on July 31, 2020 at 3:25 pm
Verizon has become the first U.S. communications service provider to receive a 5G base station manufactured at Ericsson’s new 5G production factory in Texas. Kyle Malady, CTO, Verizon, received the first U.S. manufactured commercial 5G base station from Ericsson’s new factory in Texas.