Telecommunications

DT Is Said to Warn Huawei Ban Would Hurt 5G

DT Is Said to Warn Huawei Ban Would Hurt 5G

30 Jan 2019 comment

Europe would fall behind the U.S. and China in the race to install 5G if governments ban Huawei, according to Bloomberg, citing an internal assessment by Deutsche Telekom.

Huawei Dealt New Blow as Vodafone Stops Buying Core Network Gear

Huawei Dealt New Blow as Vodafone Stops Buying Core Network Gear

28 Jan 2019 comment

Vodafone suspended purchases of equipment from Huawei for the core of its networks in another setback to the Chinese supplier’s growth ambitions, according to Bloomberg.

DT and Ericsson Achieve Fiber-Like Results with Wireless Backhaul

DT and Ericsson Achieve Fiber-Like Results with Wireless Backhaul

22 Jan 2019 comment

Ericsson and Deutsche Telekom are the first to successfully demonstrate a millimeter wave link with a data transmission rate of 40Gbps.

U.K. Said to Double-Down Criticism of Huawei's Flawed Systems

U.K. Said to Double-Down Criticism of Huawei's Flawed Systems

21 Jan 2019 comment

Huawei has failed to improve its devices and software, putting U.K. national security at risk, British officials have concluded, according to Bloomberg.

Telecom Italia's Network Separation Plan Rejected by Regulator

Telecom Italia's Network Separation Plan Rejected by Regulator

21 Jan 2019 comment

Italy’s communications regulator turned down Telecom Italia’s plan to separate its landline network, according to Bloomberg.

T-Mobile, Ericsson and Intel Successfully Complete First 5G Call on 600 MHz

T-Mobile, Ericsson and Intel Successfully Complete First 5G Call on 600 MHz

14 Jan 2019 comment

The first 5G data video call over 600 MHz included successful uplink and downlink communication and was carried out on a live commercial network.

CES 2019: Qualcomm Will Power More than 30 5G Mobile Devices This Year

CES 2019: Qualcomm Will Power More than 30 5G Mobile Devices This Year

9 Jan 2019 comment

Qualcomm announced strong 5G device momentum with more than 30 5G design-wins, the majority of which are smartphones, from global OEMs featuring the Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform and the Snapdragon X50 5G modem family.

Altice Portugal and Huawei Sign 5G Partnership

Altice Portugal and Huawei Sign 5G Partnership

2 Jan 2019 comment

Huawei has partnered with Altice to sign a memorandum of understanding committing to the development and implementation of 5G services in Portugal.

TIGO selects Ericsson for  Its networks in Paraguay, Honduras and Senegal

TIGO selects Ericsson for Its networks in Paraguay, Honduras and Senegal

28 Dec 2018 comment

Ericsson has been selected by Millicom’s TIGO to modernize its radio access networks across Paraguay, Honduras and Senegal in a multi-year deal involving the rollout of Ericsson Radio System.

A1 Croatia Will Invest 500 Million Euro in 5G Network

A1 Croatia Will Invest 500 Million Euro in 5G Network

24 Dec 2018 comment

Croatian branch of A1 Group meets the requirements defined in the 2025 Digital Agenda, according to Tomislav Makar, CTO at A1 Hrvatska.

Swisscom Optimizes Customer Experience with Ericsson Expert Analytics

Swisscom Optimizes Customer Experience with Ericsson Expert Analytics

18 Dec 2018 comment

Ericsson has been selected by Swisscom to enhance the consumer experience for its subscribers through Ericsson Expert Analytics solution.

Samsung, Qualcomm and Verizon Show 5G NR Commercialization

Samsung, Qualcomm and Verizon Show 5G NR Commercialization

13 Dec 2018 comment

Samsung Electronics America, Qualcomm and Verizon announced a successful 5G New Radio (NR) data connection using 400MHz of bandwidth in the 28GHz spectrum, resulting in maximum throughput of more than 1.7 Gbps.

Telenor Selects Ericsson for 5G Core Network Transformation

Telenor Selects Ericsson for 5G Core Network Transformation

11 Dec 2018 comment

Ericsson has inked a new deal with Telenor Group to transform its core network in Sweden, Denmark and Norway.

BT Is Replacing Huawei Equipment in Mobile Unit's Core Network

BT Is Replacing Huawei Equipment in Mobile Unit's Core Network

9 Dec 2018 comment

BT is removing Huawei equipment from the core of the mobile network it acquired two years ago, bringing it into line with the British telecom company’s longstanding policy toward the Chinese vendor, according to Bloomberg.

Sweden’s First 5G Network is Live at KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Sweden’s First 5G Network is Live at KTH Royal Institute of Technology

8 Dec 2018 comment

Telia Company, Ericsson and KTH Royal Institute of Technology launched a 5G network on the KTH campus in Stockholm that will serve as an innovation and research platform for the academia and partner companies.

Huawei Releases the Autonomous Driving Mobile Network Solution MAE

Huawei Releases the Autonomous Driving Mobile Network Solution MAE

7 Dec 2018 comment

Huawei officially released the Mobile Automation Engine (MAE) solution, which accelerates full-scenario autonomous driving in mobile networks.

Fees on Calls Across the EU Capped by 2019 and 5G Network by 2020

Fees on Calls Across the EU Capped by 2019 and 5G Network by 2020

5 Dec 2018 comment

EU citizens will have access to a 5G network by 2020 and see the costs of their international calls capped, thanks to a provisional deal reached on Tuesday night.

Huawei's 5G Microwave Headed for Full Commercialization

Huawei's 5G Microwave Headed for Full Commercialization

27 Nov 2018 comment

Huawei released the SingleRAN Pro solution, including 5G microwave.

Intel Accelerates Timing for XMM 8160 5G Modem to Support 5G Rollouts

Intel Accelerates Timing for XMM 8160 5G Modem to Support 5G Rollouts

23 Nov 2018 comment

Intel announced the XMM 8160 5G modem, a multimode modem optimized to provide 5G connectivity to devices like phones, PCs and broadband access gateways.

DISH Selects Ericsson for NB-IoT Radio Access and Core Network

DISH Selects Ericsson for NB-IoT Radio Access and Core Network

22 Nov 2018 comment

DISH Network has selected Ericsson to deliver a radio access and core network for their Narrowband Internet of Things network slated for completion in March 2020.

Huawei Unveils 5G Home Broadband Capability in London

Huawei Unveils 5G Home Broadband Capability in London

21 Nov 2018 comment

Huawei and Three UK showcased a 5G home broadband demonstration using Three UK’s 100MHz C-Band spectrum.

NEC and Samsung Announce 5G Partnership Agreement

NEC and Samsung Announce 5G Partnership Agreement

19 Nov 2018 comment

NEC and Samsung announced a partnership of joint effort to strengthen their next generation business portfolio including 5G.

Ericsson to Deliver Mission-critical Communications to UN Peacekeepers

Ericsson to Deliver Mission-critical Communications to UN Peacekeepers

9 Nov 2018 comment

The United Nations has selected Ericsson to supply peacekeeping missions around the globe with their own LTE networks providing mission-critical communications capabilities.

Fujitsu and Ericsson Team Up on 5G Partnership

Fujitsu and Ericsson Team Up on 5G Partnership

6 Nov 2018 comment

Fujitsu and Ericsson have entered an agreement to deliver end-to-end 5G network solutions and related services under a strategic partnership.

HT Had Excellent Performance for the First Nine Months 2018

HT Had Excellent Performance for the First Nine Months 2018

1 Nov 2018 comment

Hrvatski Telekom announced its unaudited consolidated resultss for the first nine months of 2018 ended 30 September 2018.

Global Fixed Broadband Subscribers Exceed One Billion

Global Fixed Broadband Subscribers Exceed One Billion

24 Oct 2018 comment

There are now more than one billion fixed broadband subscribers worldwide, the Broadband Forum revealed.

Huawei Launches Industry's First 5G Power Solution

Huawei Launches Industry's First 5G Power Solution

16 Oct 2018 comment

Huawei launched the industry's first full-range 5G Power solution for global operators, providing the best energy solution for network evolution.

Beeline and Huawei Conduct the First 5G Holographic Call in Russia

Beeline and Huawei Conduct the First 5G Holographic Call in Russia

10 Oct 2018 comment

VimpelCom (Beeline brand) and Huawei held a demonstration showcasing the latest 5G mobile connection technologies.

Mobile Internet Roaming Speeds in Southeast Europe

Mobile Internet Roaming Speeds in Southeast Europe

10 Oct 2018 comment

The company Ookla, well-known for its Speedtest tool for measuring internet speeds, recently published a report regarding LTE networks speeds for roaming users.

Ericsson and Telstra Complete Long-Range NB-IoT Connection

Ericsson and Telstra Complete Long-Range NB-IoT Connection

10 Oct 2018 comment

Ericsson and Telstra have successfully deployed and tested Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT) data connections up to 100km from a base-station in Telstra’s commercial network.