Telecommunications

Síminn and Ericsson Move Towards 5G and Massive IoT in Iceland

Síminn and Ericsson Move Towards 5G and Massive IoT in Iceland

21 May 2019 comment

Ericsson and Icelandic service provider Síminn are partnering to ramp up the move towards 5G through a core network and radio access modernization partnership.

DT and Ericsson Top 100Gbps Over Microwave Link

DT and Ericsson Top 100Gbps Over Microwave Link

14 May 2019 comment

Ericsson and Deutsche Telekom have achieved a landmark data transmission rate by consistently topping 100 Gbps in a trial microwave link over 1.5km.

Airtel Selects Ericsson for VoLTE Expansion

Airtel Selects Ericsson for VoLTE Expansion

9 May 2019 comment

Ericsson has been selected by Bharti Airtel, India’s leading telecommunications services provider, to expand its VoLTE services.

Ericsson Report Busts Myths on the Value of 5G for Consumers

Ericsson Report Busts Myths on the Value of 5G for Consumers

8 May 2019 comment

Ericsson has released a new ConsumerLab report which busts industry myths surrounding the value of 5G for consumers.

A1 Hrvatska Had Stable Growth in Q1 2019

A1 Hrvatska Had Stable Growth in Q1 2019

30 Apr 2019 comment

A1 Hrvatska showed positive results of key business indicators in Q1 2019 as revenue grew by 2.6 percent to EUR 102,1 million.

Ericsson and Swisscom in European Commercial 5G First

Ericsson and Swisscom in European Commercial 5G First

20 Apr 2019 comment

Ericsson and Swisscom have switched on the first large-scale commercial 5G network in Europe to support commercially available smartphones.

Big Day for Commercial 5G in U.S. and South Korea

Big Day for Commercial 5G in U.S. and South Korea

17 Apr 2019 comment

Wednesday, April 3, was a big day for commercial 5G.

KT and Samsung Achieve 1Gbps Speed on 5G Commercial Network in Seoul

KT and Samsung Achieve 1Gbps Speed on 5G Commercial Network in Seoul

15 Apr 2019 comment

KT Corporation and Samsung announced that they have successfully achieved 1Gbps speed over the air using KT’s 5G commercial network deployed in Seoul.

Samsung Achieves Largest Share of 5G Network Solutions in Korea

Samsung Achieves Largest Share of 5G Network Solutions in Korea

11 Apr 2019 comment

Samsung announced that it has delivered the largest share of 5G network solutions in Korea, making it the leading 5G network vendor in the country.

Telekom Srbija and Ericsson Go Live with Core Network Virtualized Functions

Telekom Srbija and Ericsson Go Live with Core Network Virtualized Functions

10 Apr 2019 comment

Ericsson and Telekom Srbija mark an important milestone in the path towards 5G, virtualizing some of the Core Network functions.

Ericsson, Telia and Volvo CE Team Up on 5G for Industrial Use

Ericsson, Telia and Volvo CE Team Up on 5G for Industrial Use

26 Mar 2019 comment

Ericsson, Volvo Construction Equipment (CE), and Telia are operating Sweden’s first 5G network for industrial use.

Qualcomm Signs Agreement with EURECOM, IMT and France Brevets

Qualcomm Signs Agreement with EURECOM, IMT and France Brevets

24 Mar 2019 comment

France Brevets, IMT and EURECOM announced a joint agreement with Qualcomm to foster research into new technologies for future 5G standards.

SK Telecom and Samsung Completed Dual Connectivity Test

SK Telecom and Samsung Completed Dual Connectivity Test

21 Mar 2019 comment

SK Telecom and Samsung announced that they have successfully completed the network device interoperability test applying Dual Connectivity technology using both 4G and 5G networks.

Ericsson Is Committed to Extend OSSii Agreement to Include 5G

Ericsson Is Committed to Extend OSSii Agreement to Include 5G

13 Mar 2019 comment

Ericsson, Huawei and Nokia have agreed to initiate discussions to extend an OSSii Memorandum of Understanding to cover 5G network technology.

U.S. Cellular Selects Ericsson for 5G Deployments

U.S. Cellular Selects Ericsson for 5G Deployments

12 Mar 2019 comment

U.S. Cellular and Ericsson announced a multi-year contract for 5G network deployment.

Ericsson to Deploy 5G-ready LTE Equipment for Vodafone’s Network in India

Ericsson to Deploy 5G-ready LTE Equipment for Vodafone’s Network in India

8 Mar 2019 comment

Ericsson announced that it has been selected by Vodafone Idea Limited, India’s leading telecom service provider, to deploy 5G-ready equipment across select markets in India.

Ericsson and OPPO Sign Initial Patent License Agreement

Ericsson and OPPO Sign Initial Patent License Agreement

4 Mar 2019 comment

The initial agreement includes a cross license covering the 2G, 3G and 4G patent portfolios from Ericsson and OPPO.

Samsung and Sprint Deploy 5G New Radio Solutions

Samsung and Sprint Deploy 5G New Radio Solutions

4 Mar 2019 comment

Samsung announced at Mobile World Congress 2019 that Sprint is using their 5G New Radio (NR) solutions as the carrier prepares to launch its commercial service.

MWC 2019: Qualcomm Announced First Commercial 5G PC Platform

MWC 2019: Qualcomm Announced First Commercial 5G PC Platform

28 Feb 2019 comment

Qualcomm announced first commercial 5G PC Platform, the Snapdragon 8cx 5G compute platform.

MWC 2019: Samsung Unveils New RF Chipsets for 5G Base Stations

MWC 2019: Samsung Unveils New RF Chipsets for 5G Base Stations

28 Feb 2019 comment

Samsung announced that it has successfully completed the development of its mmWave Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits and Digital/Analog Front End ASICs, supporting 28GHz and 39GHz bands.

MWC 2019: Ericsson and Telefónica Connect 5G at Camp Nou Stadium

MWC 2019: Ericsson and Telefónica Connect 5G at Camp Nou Stadium

28 Feb 2019 comment

Ericsson is the main radio supplier for Telefónica Spain, including the city of Barcelona.

MWC 2019: Huawei Launches 5G Simplified Solution

MWC 2019: Huawei Launches 5G Simplified Solution

27 Feb 2019 comment

Huawei released the 5G Simplified Solution at MWC19. The company said it's dedicated to taking complexity and creating simplicity.

MWC 2019: 5G is Getting Real in 2019

MWC 2019: 5G is Getting Real in 2019

27 Feb 2019 comment

Deutsche Telekom is showing both high-performance networks and digital 5G applications at MWC19 in Barcelona.

MWC 2019: Samsung, Cisco and Orange Demonstrate 5G Drone and Robot

MWC 2019: Samsung, Cisco and Orange Demonstrate 5G Drone and Robot

27 Feb 2019 comment

At MWC19, Samsung, Cisco and Orange unveiled two promising industrial 5G applications: a drone and an industrial robot.

MWC 2019: Ericsson to Switch on 5G Globally in 2019

MWC 2019: Ericsson to Switch on 5G Globally in 2019

26 Feb 2019 comment

Ericsson President and CEO Börje Ekholm said that the company will switch on 5G globally in 2019, backed by a strong, secure and available portfolio.

MWC 2019: Qualcomm Will Showcase 5G NR Technology Evolution

MWC 2019: Qualcomm Will Showcase 5G NR Technology Evolution

20 Feb 2019 comment

Qualcomm announced that it will demonstrate advanced 5G New Radio (NR) technologies at Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2019.

Ericsson Enhances 5G Platform for Smooth Network Evolution

Ericsson Enhances 5G Platform for Smooth Network Evolution

20 Feb 2019 comment

Ericsson is evolving its 5G Platform with portfolio additions across core, radio access and transport areas, as well as service orchestration.

Ericsson and Intel Develop Next-Generation Software Defined Infrastructure

Ericsson and Intel Develop Next-Generation Software Defined Infrastructure

18 Feb 2019 comment

Ericsson and Intel have begun a multi-year collaboration to align ongoing development efforts in software-defined infrastructure and Intel Rack Scale Design.

Huawei Crackdown Exposes Europe as Laggard in Global 5G Race

Huawei Crackdown Exposes Europe as Laggard in Global 5G Race

18 Feb 2019 comment

Europe hasn’t been at the forefront on 5G, even before the Trump administration began pushing allies to block Huawei, according to Bloomberg.

New Standards Aim to Achieve Modularization of DBA Function

New Standards Aim to Achieve Modularization of DBA Function

16 Feb 2019 comment

Broadband Forum has released new standards for the modularization of the DBA function, representing a significant advance in the QoS of optical access systems and a milestone for 5G by accelerating the time-to-market for time-critical applications.