Telecommunications

First 6G White Paper Builds Cornerstones for 2030 Wireless Intelligence

First 6G White Paper Builds Cornerstones for 2030 Wireless Intelligence

15 Sep 2019 comment

6G Flagship research program has published world’s first 6G white paper which opens the floor for defining the 2030 wireless era.

Ericsson and Qualcomm Achieve Commercial Standalone 5G Milestone

Ericsson and Qualcomm Achieve Commercial Standalone 5G Milestone

13 Sep 2019 comment

The transition to the second phase of commercial 5G, standalone 5G, is a major step closer following the successful completion of a standalone data connection by Ericsson and Qualcomm.

DT and Ericsson Join Forces on Campus Networks for Industrial Sites

DT and Ericsson Join Forces on Campus Networks for Industrial Sites

29 Aug 2019 comment

Deutsche Telekom and Ericsson have announced a strategic partnership to to jointly serve industrial enterprise customers with Campus Networks.

Faster Surfing With the First Small Cell Antennas for 5G

Faster Surfing With the First Small Cell Antennas for 5G

28 Aug 2019 comment

Deutsche Telekom is preparing its network for the introduction of 5G small cell antennas.

Qualcomm Will Enable Europe’s First 5G mmWave Network in Moscow

Qualcomm Will Enable Europe’s First 5G mmWave Network in Moscow

21 Aug 2019 comment

Qualcomm announced its work with the Department for Information Technologies of Moscow, Russian mobile operators, equipment and software vendors to support testing and deployment of Europe’s first 5G millimeter wave network in Moscow this fall.

Nokia Wins 5G Deal with Vodafone New Zealand

Nokia Wins 5G Deal with Vodafone New Zealand

20 Aug 2019 comment

Nokia is set to bring 5G to New Zealand, following the announcement of the first commercial 5G network in the country available by Vodafone.

Russia’s First 5G Zone Deployed in Moscow

Russia’s First 5G Zone Deployed in Moscow

17 Aug 2019 comment

Ericsson and Tele2 have launched Russia's first 5G zone in central Moscow on Tele2's commercial network.

Ericsson and Elisa Pilot Private Networks in Finland

Ericsson and Elisa Pilot Private Networks in Finland

13 Aug 2019 comment

Ericsson and Finnish operator Elisa have teamed up to successfully pilot a private cellular network for the operator and its customers.

Ericsson and Vodafone Bring 5G to Germany

Ericsson and Vodafone Bring 5G to Germany

6 Aug 2019 comment

With their sights set on bringing 5G to 20 million people in Germany by the end of 2021, Vodafone has launched a commercial 5G network using Ericsson products and solutions.

Ericsson and Telstra Complete Australia’s First 5G Standalone Call

Ericsson and Telstra Complete Australia’s First 5G Standalone Call

1 Aug 2019 comment

Ericsson and Telstra have successfully completed Australia’s first end-to-end 5G stand-alone call at Telstra’s 5G Innovation Centre on the Gold Coast.

Qualcomm Introduced New 5G Test Network in Europe

Qualcomm Introduced New 5G Test Network in Europe

30 Jul 2019 comment

Qualcomm announced an expansion of its 5G NR testing facilities in Europe to include a new lab dedicated to end-to-end over-the-air configurations for 5G NR millimeter wave.

Verizon and Ericsson Introduce Cloud-Native Technology in a Live Network

Verizon and Ericsson Introduce Cloud-Native Technology in a Live Network

26 Jul 2019 comment

In a proof-of-concept trial in a live network environment, Verizon and Ericsson have introduced cloud native, container based technology on the core of Verizon’s active network.

Ericsson and Swisscom Bring 5G Indoors

Ericsson and Swisscom Bring 5G Indoors

23 Jul 2019 comment

Ericsson and Swisscom have deployed 5G Radio Dots in the Swiss service provider’s network and simultaneously made the first 5G data call in Europe between two offices over the 5G Radio Dot System.

Ericsson, T-Mobile, and Qualcomm Conduct 5G Data Session on Low-Band Spectrum

Ericsson, T-Mobile, and Qualcomm Conduct 5G Data Session on Low-Band Spectrum

16 Jul 2019 comment

Ericsson, T-Mobile, and Qualcomm completed the world’s first low-band 5G-New Radio (NR) data session on a commercial 5G modem.

China Unicom Deploys Nokia Optical Fronthaul

China Unicom Deploys Nokia Optical Fronthaul

12 Jul 2019 comment

Nokia announced that China Unicom has chosen their optical fronthaul solution to power its 4G and 5G networks in Beijing, supporting the operator’s ambitious commitment to deliver 5G in the 2019 timeframe.

TIM Takes First Commercial 5G Steps in Italy

TIM Takes First Commercial 5G Steps in Italy

11 Jul 2019 comment

TIM is switching on its 5G network in Italy and has chosen Ericsson 5G commercial hardware, software and solutions for the initial deployment of the new technology.

RCS, RDS and Ericsson Go Live with 5G Mobile Service in Romania

RCS, RDS and Ericsson Go Live with 5G Mobile Service in Romania

8 Jul 2019 comment

Ericsson and RCS&RDS have launched a 5G commercial service in the busiest parts of Bucharest, Romania.

China Mobile Is First to Deploy Nokia’s Massive MIMO Solution

China Mobile Is First to Deploy Nokia’s Massive MIMO Solution

5 Jul 2019 comment

Nokia has announced that China Mobile will adopt its new AirScale mMIMO Adaptive Antenna, created specifically for the massive bandwidth and coverage requirements of the Chinese market.

Ericsson Plans to Build Its First Smart Factory in the U.S.

Ericsson Plans to Build Its First Smart Factory in the U.S.

5 Jul 2019 comment

Ericsson announced plans to build its first fully-automated smart factory in the US.

Qualcomm, BMW and DT Triumph in EU Fight Over Connected Car Rules

Qualcomm, BMW and DT Triumph in EU Fight Over Connected Car Rules

5 Jul 2019 comment

Qualcomm, BMW, and Deutsche Telekom clinched a victory after EU member states scrapped new rules mandating WiFi technology as the basis for how future connected cars talk to each other, according to Bloomberg.

Vodafone Goes Live with Ericsson 5G Technology in London

Vodafone Goes Live with Ericsson 5G Technology in London

4 Jul 2019 comment

Ericsson’s technology was at the heart of Vodafone UK’s launch of 5G for consumer and business customers in London.

Samsung and SK Telecom Bring Korea Closer to 5G SA Commercialization

Samsung and SK Telecom Bring Korea Closer to 5G SA Commercialization

3 Jul 2019 comment

Samsung and SK Telecom announced the successful completion of Korea’s first interoperability assessment between 5G Standalone Core and other commercial network systems over a 5G network.

ZTE 5G Terminal Devices Debut at MWC Shanghai 2019

ZTE 5G Terminal Devices Debut at MWC Shanghai 2019

2 Jul 2019 comment

ZTE demonstrated a series of diversified 5G terminal devices at MWC Shanghai 2019.

Huawei Delivers 5G Experience for Visitors to MWC19 Shanghai

Huawei Delivers 5G Experience for Visitors to MWC19 Shanghai

2 Jul 2019 comment

During GSMA’s MWC19 Shanghai, 5G commercial networks have been officially launched inside the Shanghai New International Expo Center.

Telkomsel Indonesia Will Deploy Ericsson Core in Preparation for 5G

Telkomsel Indonesia Will Deploy Ericsson Core in Preparation for 5G

29 Jun 2019 comment

Indonesia’s largest mobile service provider Telkomsel has selected Ericsson’s NFV infrastructure core network technology for a major core network upgrade as it moves towards 5G deployment.

Romania Readies $474 Million 5G Auction, With No Huawei Ban

Romania Readies $474 Million 5G Auction, With No Huawei Ban

24 Jun 2019 comment

Romania plans to start selling the frequency spectrum needed for 5G in the fourth quarter of this year, , according to Bloomberg.

Ericsson and Intellectual Ventures Sign License Agreement

Ericsson and Intellectual Ventures Sign License Agreement

23 Jun 2019 comment

Ericsson and Intellectual Ventures have signed a license agreement ending all patent infringement lawsuits between the companies.

Ericsson Launches Enhanced 5G Deployment Options

Ericsson Launches Enhanced 5G Deployment Options

18 Jun 2019 comment

Ericsson continues to develop its service-provider-focused 5G platform through the launch of new software and hardware solutions to expand 5G deployment options.

Huawei Has 56,492 Patents and It's Not Afraid to Use Them

Huawei Has 56,492 Patents and It's Not Afraid to Use Them

17 Jun 2019 comment

Huawei has an advantage that the U.S. can’t undermine: a vast, global portfolio of patents on critical technology, according to Bloomberg.

Ericsson Leads Sprint’s Commercial Mobile 5G Launch

Ericsson Leads Sprint’s Commercial Mobile 5G Launch

16 Jun 2019 comment

Ericsson’s 5G leadership is at the heart of U.S. communications services provider Sprint’s commercial mobile 5G launch across four cities– Atlanta, Dallas, Houston and Kansas City.