Beyond 400G – ECOC Exhibition 2019 reveals new topics for Dublin event as tech Innovator IBM Canada (Assembly and Test division) confirms sponsorship and IIVI signs up to exhibit

The hugely popular Market Focus is now accepting speaking applications, with transportation sensing, optics in cloud computing and 5G among other forward-looking topics Dublin, Ireland, 23 April 2019: 100G, 400G and 400+G transmission standards, 5G and transportation sensing will play a starring role at this year’s annual ECOC Exhibition (ECOC) as part of its must-attend Market Focus. ECOC Exhibition 2019 – taking place at the RDS venue in Dublin, Ireland, from Monday, September 23 to Wednesday, September 25 – is renowned for its Market Focus which provides insight into the…

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Mobile Video Industry Council: Cloud Gaming Could Be 25% of 5G Data Traffic by 2022

Over 50 operators including Vodafone, Orange, Deutsche Telekom, Verizon, AT&T and Telefonica attend Livecast to discuss the latest mobile data trends REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – April 12, 2019 – As mobile operators deploy 5G networks, it’s vital that they prepare for the disruptive impact that cloud gaming could pose. According to mobile operator executives attending Openwave Mobility’s Mobile Video Industry Council (MOVIC) Livecast, most operators believe that cloud gaming could represent 25% to 50% of 5G data traffic by 2022, based on the rapid progression of cloud gaming services in…

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NetComm wins Edison Award for Best Telecom Marketing for 5G Fixed Wireless Self-Install campaign

9th April 2019: NetComm has won the highly prestigious Commsday 2019 Edison Award for Best Telecom Marketing Initiative for its 5G Fixed Wireless Self-install campaign launched at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona earlier this year. Beating off competition from other nominees including SingTel backed Optus, Superloop and Aussie Broadband the Edison Award judges gave NetComm the hotly contested award due to the excellence of its campaign in delivering global awareness amongst network operators of the 5G Fixed Wireless Self-install product. NetComm delivered a multi-layered, strategically designed campaign that used specifically…

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SCF launches global industry event for the wireless connectivity industry in London this May

Small Cells World Summit 2019 will focus on 5G-Era densification strategies and technologies London, UK 4th April 2019 – Small Cell Forum (SCF), the telecoms organization driving densification worldwide, has opened registration to Small Cells World Summit 2019, a learning and networking event for the wireless connectivity industry to be held in London, 21-22 May. With event organiser Avren (Clarion) stepping back from the telecoms industry, SCF saw the opportunity to relaunch the London event, especially given the need for closer collaboration within the wireless industry with 5G on the…

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Openet partners with Bell to deploy real-time data rating solutions

New suite of microservices will enhance the customer experience in preparation for 5G Dublin, 27 March 2019 – Openet, a provider of Digital Business Support Systems (BSS), today announced a multi-year partnership with Bell, Canada’s largest communications company, to deploy Openet’s Evolved Charging System. The partnership will provide Bell with enhanced real-time rating solutions and new capabilities for customer data usage tools and notifications through Openet’s library of charging microservices and open source technology. Employing a DevOps approach, Openet and Bell are working together to respond quickly to new opportunities…

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LuxCarta Announces Availability of Geodata to Support US 5G Network Rollouts

3D Building and Tree Digital Maps Designed for Millimeter Wave Planning Sophia Antipolis, France – March 19, 2019 – LuxCarta, the leading global geodata provider to the wireless ecosystem, announced today it has produced over 100,000 km2 of specialized digital maps for 50 metropolitan areas in the United States ideally suited for RF planning at high frequencies. The 2-meter resolution City Planner data sets include 3D building and tree models, as well as related terrain and clutter layers. “We have a large archive of recent vintage data for 50 cities,…

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Source Photonics enhances production capabilities with the opening of a new laser fab and assembly facility

West Hills, CA – A focus on meeting growing customer demands in rapidly evolving data center and 5G markets is behind leading global manufacturer Source Photonics’ expansion. Source Photonics, a leader in optical component and transceiver innovation, has confirmed the opening of its new fabrication facility in Jintan, China to support its global growth. This further enhances the company’s advantage in the optical communications industry in which a majority of manufacturers are fabless. It will double Source Photonics’ capacity of Indium Phosphide (InP) lasers and related components and will augment…

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Source Photonics closes new funding for next-generation technologies

More than 100 million dollars in equity has been raised from new financial and strategic investors that will be used for growth investments West Hills, CA – Source Photonics, a leading global provider of optical transceivers, has announced it recently closed more than $100M in equity to support its growing data center and 5G business. The funding will be used to further increase the scale of Source Photonics’ operations, as LightCounting reported that the sales of optical components and modules to cloud companies grew by 63% in 2016 and 64%…

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Source Photonics Announces a Comprehensive Portfolio of Optical Transceivers to Enable 5G Ramp

West Hills, CA – March 1, 2019 – Source Photonics, which previously led market introduction of optical transceiver products for 3G and LTE networks, now announces a comprehensive portfolio of 5G products serving front-haul, mid-haul and edge applications. The Source Photonics product portfolio leverages several years of high-speed optical transceiver development and high-volume shipments into wireless, data center and routing applications, resulting in a broad portfolio of 25G, 50G and 100G products transmitting between 300m and 40 km. Bandwidth hungry applications such as AI, VR and AR, have increased front-haul…

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Openwave Mobility Video and Data Management Technology Deployed in 8 out of 10 of the Leading Operator Groups Worldwide

Major North American Operators deploy Openwave Mobility technology as forecasts show that 90% of 5G traffic will be video REDWOOD CITY, California – February 27th 2019 – Openwave Mobility, the market leader in mobile data traffic management solutions, today announced that its technology has been deployed in 8 out of the 10 largest multi-territory mobile operator groups in the world and now has a footprint of over 2 billion subscribers. This comes hot on the heels of a multi-million USD agreement for mobile traffic management with a leading network operator…

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