ProLabs urges operators to consider optical connectivity solutions at the network edge for business 5G transformation

Cirencester, UK, 8 October – With ever-increasing capacity requirements and the complexity of the 5G network, operators need to invest in the development of their networks now to ensure they can withstand the capacity upsurge expected in the future, warns Anthony Clarkson, Technical Director at ProLabs. 5G is expected to bring extraordinary transformation, benefitting entire economies and societies. With its combination of higher speeds, lower latency and greater capacity, 5G offers the potential to reinvent business with the capability to launch new products and services, enter into new markets and…

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Iskratel and Athonet partner to bring award-winning private 5G and LTE solutions to operators worldwide

Kranj and Moscow, 7 October 2019 – Iskratel, the leading European communications solutions provider, and Athonet, a recipient of a record four Global Mobile Awards, are pleased to announce their partnership ahead of one of the industry’s leading events – GSMA’s Mobile360 Eurasia in Moscow, Russia. As enterprises embrace the benefits of broadband video and digital automation, mobile operators have a new business opportunity to provide private 5G and LTE networks for low latency, high performance, locally-controlled, and secure connectivity that is required in specific use cases. Enterprises, industries, and…

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“Advanced fiber networks are critical to address exponential 5G demands,” urges INNO Instrument America Inc. at ISE Expo 2019

USA 24 September – 5G networks are long anticipated to bring about faster speeds, improved network performance and more reliable services for consumers, but it will also place huge pressure on the existing wired infrastructure, according to Gil Perez, Director of Sales North America at INNO Instrument America Inc. With rising data demands that are expected to escalate exponentially due to extended 5G services, operators need to seriously consider advancing fiber deployment to deliver a network service which does not collapse under piling data and bandwidth demands. Mobile data traffic…

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Three charges up 5G launch with Cerillion BSS platform

London, 24th September 2019 – Cerillion (AIM: CER), an innovator in digital monetisation and customer management solutions, today announced that Three’s launch of high speed 5G Broadband in London is being powered by the Cerillion Enterprise BSS/OSS suite. Initially available in London, the 5G service is set to revolutionise people’s homes with customers able to order a 5G ‘plug and play’ hub with optional same day delivery, to immediately transform their connected home experience. Cerillion and Three have worked in close partnership to prepare for the 5G launch, with Cerillion’s…

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WBA & NGMN examine options for convergence, management of Wi-Fi 6 & 5G

White Paper Assesses Current Implementations, Identifies Solutions To Address Gaps, Explores Validation For Use Cases London, UK, 3 September 2019: Mobile operators today received further verification that Wi-Fi will play a critical role to the success of 5G, as illustrated in a new white paper developed by the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) and the Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN) Alliance. Developed with input from mobile carriers, telecom equipment manufacturers and Wi-Fi advocates, the WBA & NGMN Joint Task Force: RAN Convergence White Paper explores the importance of existing and future…

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Faster surfing with the first small cell antennas for 5G

Telekom and HUBER+SUHNER jointly develop 5G-capable small cell antennas First SENCITY® Urban antennas already in use in the 4G network in five cities Improved performance in the mobile communication network Telekom is preparing its network for the introduction of 5G small cell antennas. To achieve this, it is working with HUBER+SUHNER, the specialist for electrical and optical connectivity. The Swiss company has developed five small cell antennas for Telekom that support 4G and 5G frequencies. The SENCITY Urban antennas cover the frequency range from 1.7 to 4.2 GHz. Small cells…

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NGMN reaches 5G Milestone with Recommendation of Common Cluster Connector

Frankfurt, Germany – 27th August 2019 – The Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN) Alliance has today announced that it recommends a common RF cluster connector for early 5G deployment. NGMN’s new white paper – Recommendation for RF Cluster Connector for use in 5G NR 8T8R TDD Deployment – describes the selection process and explores the features that make a common RF cluster connector the most suitable for early 5G deployment. Across the mobile communication industry, there is an increasing demand for highly integrated antennas with a large number of RF…

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Drei, ZTE and the Federal State of Carinthia start 5G operations in the digital showcase region “Wörthersee”

Drei, ZTE, SURAAA and the Federal State of Carinthia are bringing 5G, the technology of the future, to life Will showcase new opportunities for digitisation, tourism and the environment Real 5G, instead of 5G ready – real applications in the 5G network, 5G smartphone and will top transfer speeds up to one Gigabit per second In 2016, ZTE and the federal state of Carinthia entered into a digitisation partnership with the aim of making Carinthia the digital flagship region of Europe. In October 2018, this partnership was advanced with the…

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Small Cell Forum Research Identifies Core 5G Indoor Enterprise Use Cases to Enable the Industrial Internet of Things

Technical and commercial paper provides a comprehensive study of 5G business models and focuses on challenges and opportunities, including the emergence of a new class of operator London, UK – Thursday, 25th July 2019 Small Cell Forum (SCF), the telecoms organization making mobile infrastructure solutions available to all, has today published research describing the commercial and technical realities of deploying dense indoor 5G networks, which will be essential to support varied requirements, in particular for Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) networks. The paper details how a flexible network with ubiquitous…

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Radiall joins the NGMN Alliance as newest Partner

Radiall’s commitment to research and development looks to enhance the ongoing work of the NGMN Alliance towards next-generation networks Paris, France, July 8, 2019: Radiall, an industry leader in interconnect design, development and manufacturing, is thrilled to announce that they joined the NGMN Alliance as its newest Partner. Committed to the future of the industry, Radiall invests around 8 percent of its revenue to research and development – twice the industry standard. As part of its work in the telecommunications industry, Radiall provides the technology that will support the network…

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