1NCE makes Internet of Things affordable: More than 1 million SIM cards sold in first five months of operation

Cologne, 11/02/2019 – The Cologne-based IoT Carrier 1NCE GmbH has sold more than one million SIM cards since market launch 5 months ago. The secret behind the success: by offering an IoT flat rate, the technology company offers mobile communication between devices on the Internet of Things (IoT) at a much-needed affordable price point in comparison to most other providers worldwide, whilst still guaranteeing the highest quality service. The technology – which is already available in more than 30 countries – was developed by 1NCE exclusively for IoT applications. With…

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MWC 2019: Zyxel unveils industry’s first high-end LTE Cat. 18 routers and In-Building Repeater Hub Solution

Hsinchu Taiwan, 6 February 2019–Zyxel Communications announced today the expansion of its Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) and In-Building Solutions, including the industry’s first indoor and outdoor LTE Cat. 18 routers that deliver gigabit LTE speeds; and a simple yet innovative Repeater Hub solution that eliminates in-building mobile coverage dead zones. The solutions will be on full display at Mobile World Congress 2019. Blistering gigabit LTE speeds with the industry’s first LTE Cat. 18 routers New offerings include three indoor and outdoor LTE Cat. 18 routers—LTE5398, LTE7690 and LTE7490—that deliver gigabit…

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SCF Small Cell Awards Look to Honour 5G Pioneers in 2019

New categories to shine light on entrants driving developments in technologies crucial to future 5G networks London, UK 4th February 2019 – Small Cell Forum (SCF), the telecoms organization driving densification worldwide, today announced that the SCF Small Cell Awards 2019 are now open for entries. The Awards, recognising outstanding achievement within, and contributions to the global small cell industry, take place on 21 May 2019 during the Small Cells World Summit World in London, the flagship global event for the small cell, Wi-Fi and DAS industry, which is held…

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New global data suggests online fashion shoppers now spend more on mobile than desktop: 46% v 44%

… but fashion retailers must find a way to convince ‘impatient’ mobile visitors to make purchases in 30% less time per visit New research suggests that online fashion shoppers globally now spend more on mobile than desktop: 46% v 44%[1]. But with each visitor spending nearly 30% less time on a site when they come via mobile than they do on desktop, retailers face the key challenge of optimising the mobile experience so shoppers can browse their sites quickly, find exactly what they are looking for and leave having made…

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NGMN paves the way for the development of 5G patent licensing practices across industry segments

Geneva, Switzerland, 31 January 2019 – The Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN) Alliance has jointly organised and executed a successful conference on Licensing Practices in 5G Industry Segments with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), bringing various experts from around the world together to discuss licensing practices and challenges of 5G. The conference featured moderators and speakers from some of the biggest names in telecoms, including AT&T, Deutsche Telekom, NTT DOCOMO, Orange, Ericsson, Nokia and Microsoft. Also in attendance were key stakeholders of vertical industries, including Audi, Bosch, Panasonic and u-Blox,…

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HSL Mobile to be acquired by LINK Mobility Group AS

Edinburgh, Scotland, UK – November, 28th, 2018 Hay Systems Ltd (“HSL Mobile”), a leading provider of SMS mobile messaging services, have today announced that an agreement has been reached with LINK Mobility Group AS (“LINK”) for the acquisition of the company. Having been established in 1999, HSL Mobile have built a strong reputation within the industry providing highly reliable mobile messaging services to organisations throughout the UK and to the rest of the world. HSL Mobile prides itself on the reliability and support offered to customers through their existing services…

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BIXOLON Launches SPP-L3000 Mobile Label Printer to the European Market

Heavy Duty Mobile Label Printing Solution for the Logistics and Retail Industries BIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON Co. Ltd, a leading global Mobile, Label and POS printer manufacturer today announced the launch of the new SPP-L3000 80mm (3”) premium level Auto-ID printer supporting high quality connectivity and labelling. Ideal for a range of applications including supply chain labelling, retail tags, delivery invoicing and more due to its rugged & lightweight design with an easy-to-open peeler and LCD display. Providing premium-level performance, the SPP-L3000 delivers simultaneous wireless connectivity with…

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HUBER+SUHNER joins NGMN Alliance as partner to meet the challenges of the impending 5G future

Vancouver, Canada, 20 November, 2018 – HUBER+SUHNER, a leading manufacturer of components and systems for electrical and optical connectivity, has announced it has joined the industry body the Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN) Alliance. The NGMN Alliance advocates and seeks to encourage expansion of the communications experience by providing an integrated and cohesively-managed delivery platform that brings affordable mobile broadband services to the end user. The Alliance has a particular focus on 5G, while accelerating the development of LTE-Advanced and its ecosystem. CEO of NGMN, Dr Peter Meissner, said: “We…

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iDENprotect™ Launches Android Version of its Leading Authentication Technology for BlackBerry Users

London, November 19th, 2018: iDENprotect (www.idenprotect.com) has today announced that its ‘iDENprotect for BlackBerry’ app is now available for BlackBerry managed devices running the Android operating system. ‘iDENprotect for BlackBerry’ on Android can be downloaded from the Google Play Store or from the BlackBerry Marketplace. In the recent months, there has been another spate of highly publicised data breaches and case of identity theft all of which could have been prevented by stronger, more robust security controls. It is more important than ever that strong and secure controls are employed…

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Does the modern telecommunications CTIO know how to deliver a 5G digital revolution?

New ‘Redefining the CTIO: Essentials for the digital age’ report draws on data gathered at TM Forum’s global CTIO Summit and in-depth interviews with technology leaders across a variety of communication service providers over six months Single biggest challenge is the leadership required to move Operational Support Systems (OSS) to the cloud, with 5% in the cloud today and 50% expected to be there in three years DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION ASIA, Kuala Lumper, Malaysia – November 13, 2018 – Despite a growing number of communications service providers (CSPs) converging CIO and…

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