ZTE and Orange show the advantages of 5G in advanced automotive, robotics and entertainment applications

Madrid/Valencia, 18 June 2019 – Orange, the second largest mobile network operator in Spain and one of the leading telecoms in the world, and ZTE, telecommunication equipment maker and provider of network solutions and smartphones, are demoing a number of applications for the new 5G technology at the Global 5G Event and the European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC). The first test, #ConnectedVehicleCampus5G, shows a remote-driving application based on 5G technology. In it, ZTE worked jointly with Orange and the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV). In the test, several…

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ZTE wins Leading Contribution to Network Slicing Award at 5G World Summit

13 June 2019, London, UK – ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, has won the Leading Contribution to Network Slicing Award at the 5G World Summit for its 5G slicing wholesale solution, which fully demonstrates ZTE’s innovation capabilities and leading position in the 5G field. The 5G slicing wholesale solution encourages vertical industries to participate in network slice orchestration and lifecycle management based on the B2B business mode. Based on the orchestration open capability for vertical…

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ProLabs urges operators to look at the management of fibres in order to future-proof networks and be 5G ready

Cirencester, UK – With ever-growing capacity requirements and the complexity of the future 5G network, it is important for operators to invest in the monitoring and management of networks, in order to maximise network infrastructures and be prepared for 5G. As the demand for increasing bandwidth and higher data rates create increasingly complex networks, more variables are introduced that decrease the average time to failure and increase the average time to repair, if a failure occurs. This coupled with the fact that site visits are expensive, time consuming and can…

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Connected Britain the biggest ever as UK fibre race gathers pace in preparation for 5G future

London, UK, 28 May 2019 – Connected Britain – now well established as the UK’s flagship conference and exhibition – is set to break all records when it opens its doors on June 18 at the Business Design Centre in London. The event – taking place at London’s Business Design Centre from June 18-19 – has doubled in size in each of the five years it has been established and 2019 will feature 200 top level speakers from the UK’s leading operators to public sector organisations, property companies and suppliers….

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ProLabs to launch its innovative solutions to maximise network infrastructure and help operators to be 5G ready at NGON Europe 2019

Cirencester, UK, 21 May 2019 – ProLabs, a global leader in optical connectivity, will unveil its pioneering solutions for next generation Data Centres and 5G networks at NGON Europe in Nice, 21-23 May 2019. The company will highlight the changes necessary for operators to prepare for the continuously growing capacity requirements and complexity of the future 5G network. Debuting its new Optical Channel Monitor to the European market, ProLabs will showcase the EON-OMP-2, which allows for the remote monitoring of WDM wavelengths on optical fibres. The EON-OMP-2 will enable network…

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HUBER+SUHNER launches outdoor MIMO antennas to ease urban 5G deployments

First-of-its-kind SENCITY® Urban antenna adopts existing city infrastructure such as street furniture for widespread 4G and 5G deployment. HUBER+SUHNER has today launched its compact omnidirectional and directional outdoor antennas for use in 4G and 5G deployments. Operators are faced with the challenge of providing cost-effective 4G and 5G in urban areas. Small cells are critical to providing increased capacity and coverage in urban areas where networks are highly congested with growing numbers of wireless devices. However, creating new cellular sites in urban areas is very challenging with only limited space…

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NGMN Operators Joint Position on 5G Core Connectivity Options

Support of all 5G Core Connectivity options essential to fully explore the benefits of 5G core network Frankfurt, GERMANY, May 7th 2019 – The Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN) Alliance today highlights the importance of supporting all Core Connectivity options defined by 3GPP for connection of LTE & NR radio equipment to EPC (LTE Evolved Packet Core, used by 4G networks today) and the new 5G core network. NGMN operators expressing their strong opinion that all of the Core Connectivity options are essential to efficiently deliver services enabled by the…

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Newtec Equipment Enables World’s First 5G Backhaul LEO Satellite Demonstration

Newtec’s high-performance satellite equipment powered tests conducted by tier 1 European mobile operator at University of Surrey’s 5G Innovation Centre using Telesat’s Phase 1 LEO satellite SINT NIKLAAS, BELGIUM, May 07 2019 – Newtec, a leader in the design, development and manufacture of equipment for satellite communications, has played a key role in the world’s first demonstration of 5G backhaul over a Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite with global satellite operator Telesat, a tier 1 European mobile operator and the University of Surrey. The successful tests confirmed that LEO satellites…

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Neural Technologies to demonstrate digital twin technology to leverage 5G networks and meet customer demands at TM Forum Digital Transformation World

SINGAPORE, 07 May 2019 – Neural Technologies, a leading provider of Digital Transformation solutions, will demonstrate how digital twin technology can transform operators services at TM Forum Digital Transformation World as part of the Digital Twins Catalyst project. Communication Service Providers (CSPs) currently face ever-increasing challenges of leveraging 5G networks and offering customers new types of services. To overcome this challenge, new digital technologies are required to automate complex business processes to provide customers with the new personalised service they expect in a fast-evolving, digital world. A digital twin mirrors…

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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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