Telecommunications

Ericsson 5G Commercially Live with O2 UK

Ericsson 5G Commercially Live with O2 UK

18 Nov 2019 comment

UK Communications Service Provider O2 has launched commercial 5G in several major cities enabled by Ericsson products and solutions.

Türk Telekom and Huawei Set World Record for Single User 5G Speed

Türk Telekom and Huawei Set World Record for Single User 5G Speed

17 Nov 2019 comment

In a live 5G test network, Türk Telekom and Huawei have achieved a single user 5G smartphone speed above 2.92 Gbps, breaking the world record in this field.

AI-Powered Operations Are Key to Improving Customer Experience

AI-Powered Operations Are Key to Improving Customer Experience

12 Nov 2019 comment

Communications service providers around the world recognize the need for immediate action on AI and automaton in their operations to boost cost-efficient customer experiences.

Transport Solutions Are Vital to 5G Success

Transport Solutions Are Vital to 5G Success

4 Nov 2019 comment

The crucial role of wireless backhaul technologies in the successful deployment of commercial 5G services remains in focus in the latest Ericsson Microwave Outlook report.

Huawei Releases Eight Categories of 5G Commercial Use Cases

Huawei Releases Eight Categories of 5G Commercial Use Cases

3 Nov 2019 comment

At the 10th Global Mobile Broadband Forum, Huawei Wireless X Labs released Eight Categories of 5G Commercial Use Cases white paper.

Ericsson 5G Potential Report Presents a Roadmap for Operators in MEA

Ericsson 5G Potential Report Presents a Roadmap for Operators in MEA

2 Nov 2019 comment

Ericsson laid out a roadmap for operators to unlock the revenue potential of 5G-enabled industry digitalization.

UK Operators Make Rural Coverage Deal Worth £1B

UK Operators Make Rural Coverage Deal Worth £1B

30 Oct 2019 comment

The UK government has accepted a proposal made by operators to pool resources to address 4G coverage gaps in rural areas of the country.

Nokia Opened Future X Lab in Finland

Nokia Opened Future X Lab in Finland

28 Oct 2019 comment

Nokia has opened a 5G Future X Lab at its global headquarters in Espoo, Finland.

ZTE Demonstrates the First 5G Slicing Store in Europe

ZTE Demonstrates the First 5G Slicing Store in Europe

24 Oct 2019 comment

Chinese telecommunications equipment vendor ZTE announced that it has partnered with Hutchison Drei Austria to demonstrate the first slicing store in Europe.

Nokia and Telia Launch 5G Network in Shopping Center in Helsinki

Nokia and Telia Launch 5G Network in Shopping Center in Helsinki

23 Oct 2019 comment

Nokia announced that it will power Telia’s 5G network at the new Mall of Tripla shopping center in Helsinki.

Ericsson Partners with Xtreme Enterprises for Rural WISPs in America

Ericsson Partners with Xtreme Enterprises for Rural WISPs in America

18 Oct 2019 comment

Ericsson and Xtreme Enterprises announce a strategic partnership to include Ericsson Radio System to support rural Wireless Internet Service Providers.

Sunrise and Huawei Open the First European 5G Joint Innovation Center

Sunrise and Huawei Open the First European 5G Joint Innovation Center

15 Oct 2019 comment

With the first 5G Joint Innovation Center in Europe, Sunrise and Huawei will work together to research and develop 5G applications for both the private and business sectors.

Sunrise and Huawei Set Record in 5G Network Speed

Sunrise and Huawei Set Record in 5G Network Speed

12 Oct 2019 comment

Sunrise and Huawei have achieved a top speed of 3.67Gbps downlink with multiple 5G smartphones in one 5G cell in Zürich.

Industrial Digitalization Is Driving Demand for Private Mobile Networks

Industrial Digitalization Is Driving Demand for Private Mobile Networks

5 Oct 2019 comment

With 3GPP technologies able to meet increasing industry requirements on performance, the demand for private cellular networks is growing rapidly.

Johnson Poised to Unveil as Much as 5 Billion Pounds in Broadband Fund

Johnson Poised to Unveil as Much as 5 Billion Pounds in Broadband Fund

30 Sep 2019 comment

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to announce as much as 5 billion pounds in government funding for faster telecom networks, according to Bloomberg, citing a person familiar with the matter.

Ericsson Helps Expand 5G to Rural US Customers

Ericsson Helps Expand 5G to Rural US Customers

21 Sep 2019 comment

With a new deal recently signed between Ericsson and Nex-Tech Wireless as well as with RINA Wireless, the trend of increasing 5G coverage in the US continues to grow with new stretches into rural areas.

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.