ProLabs at Cable-Tec Expo: “Upgrade smarter, not harder, with interoperable SWDM4 technology”

Atlanta, 23 October – With operators feeling the pinch when it comes to upgrading network infrastructure to support speeds from 100G, global leader in compatible optical solutions, ProLabs, has presented an all-encompassing solution which bolsters existing multi-mode fiber infrastructure. Speaking on the first day of SCTE Cable-Tec Expo in Atlanta, Georgia, Ray Hagen, Americas Product Manager at ProLabs, stressed the importance of deploying an affordable solution that is both future-proof and backwards compatible in the era of the upgrade. He explained that in the rush to upgrade, operators start replacing…

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telent takes over Highways England contract after transition success

The £450m NRTS contract means telent has taken on all operational telecommunications services for Highways England Warwick, 18 October – telent Technology Services Ltd (telent), the UK’s leading mission-critical network solutions provider, has announced the successful transition of its contract to manage and transform Highways England’s road telecommunications network. The NRTS contract, worth almost half a billion pounds, will enable Highways England to transform its network and deliver the next generation of telecommunications services to meet the needs of the business and support development of future technologies such as 5G….

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devolo at Broadband World Forum: “Operators mindsets must change for home networks to thrive”

Sebastian Richter will explain how to create top speeds across the home with ease for the consumer Berlin, 18 October 2018 – Operators can deliver across-the-home network infrastructure with significantly higher speeds and zero customer frustration if they choose the best backbone technology available and shift from a device-mindset to network thinking. That’s the message Sebastian Richter, Director of Product Creation at devolo AG, experts in high-performance home networking solutions, will speak on at Broadband World Forum (BBWF) in Berlin next week. “Thanks to the rise in streaming services and…

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Fixed Wireless is Going from Rural to Urban With NetComm’s New Indoor 4G LTE Residential Gateway

15 October 2018 (Sydney): NetComm has today launched a new self-install CAT 18 – 4G LTE Residential Gateway that will allow network operators to activate more Fixed Wireless customers faster and more cost-effectively. Fixed Wireless uses the mobile network to offer Fixed Broadband services and can be offered everywhere an operator has coverage, but the cost of supplying and installing an outdoor antenna can make delivering the service uneconomical in some cases. To solve this problem, NetComm has created a new indoor Fixed Wireless CAT 18 – 4G LTE Residential…

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“Network infrastructure needs revolutionising to guarantee a successful 5G connection,” warns ProLabs at ECOC 2018

Ambroise Thirion emphasised if operators deploy suitable fronthaul solutions now, a smooth deployment of the network will follow Rome, Italy, 24 September 2018: If 5G networks are to be utilised and deployed successfully, operators must consider upgrading and redesigning their fronthaul network, warned optical transceiver specialist ProLabs today at ECOC 2018 in Rome. Speaking at the event, Ambroise Thirion, Technology Solutions Specialist at ProLabs, recommended evolving architectures as the key to unlocking 5G’s full potential. “The 5G mobile network is coming and bringing considerable advantages for the consumer, yet the…

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oneM2M Release 3: Leading Global IoT Standard Delivers Enhanced Operator Support, New Capabilities for Home and Industrial Uses

Latest specifications represent first IoT service layer to interwork with 3GPP core network IoT features; new release creates application and revenue opportunities in industrial, smart-home and mobile segments Sophia Antipolis, France, September 18, 2018: oneM2M, the leading global IoT interoperability standard, today announced the publication of Release 3, its third set of specifications. On the menu: dramatically enhanced 3GPP interworking – in particular cellular IoT – and new capabilities to unlock value in industrial and smart home applications. 3GPP, the world’s global standards-setting organisation for cellular wireless, has been adding…

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Go!Foton at ISE: “Operators must leverage high-density fiber management systems to address growing challenges stemming from fiber densification”

VP and GM, Michael Zammit, encourages businesses to embrace advances in fiber cable technology and to implement future-proof, high-density connectivity infrastructure Denver, USA, 16 August 2018 – As the average cost of a data center outage has increased year-on year since 2010, operators are quickly realizing that if they do not stay ahead of network evolution, the consequences will be costly and disastrous. Today, Michael Zammit, VP and GM of Go!Foton Corporation, global leaders in innovative high-density, fiber management solutions, is urging operators to combat these issues by implementing future-proof…

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The true cost of SIP downtime; what is the impact to your business?

London, 13 August 2018 – When your voice network goes down, it impacts every aspect of your business and has serious financial consequences. Service disruption interrupts staff ability to communicate and creates angry, frustrated customers that ultimately results in financial loss. The smartnumbers service from Resilient plc monitors every call and automatically routes them around disruption, such as a SIP network failure, so you can continue to answer your critical calls. The actual cost of a network outage will vary depending on your industry and the size of your organisation….

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Quortus partners with Fujitsu on cellular core network technology for Private LTE

Camberley, UK, 31 July 2018 – Quortus today announces the recent signing of a multi-country reseller agreement with Fujitsu Limited of Japan. Under the deal, Fujitsu, Japan’s largest provider of IT services, will deploy the Quortus range of cellular core network products as part of its comprehensive range of Private LTE solutions for enterprises, telcos and other large organizations in Japan and North America. “We are delighted to be working with Fujitsu, Japan’s leading IT services provider,” said Andy Odgers, Quortus founder and CEO. “Fujitsu is uniquely positioned to help…

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Cambium Networks: Thai cave rescue demonstrates benefits of rapidly deployable Wi-Fi

Wireless Connectivity to Support Emergency Personnel and Inform the Public Becomes Integral to Modern and Effective Disaster Preparedness and Response ROLLING MEADOWS, IL – July 20, 2018 – According to Cambium Networks, a leading global provider of wireless networking solutions, disaster preparedness and response have entered a new era, where providing first responders and emergency workers, as well as the public, with internet connectivity has become a critical factor in effective operations. This was recently demonstrated during the dramatic cave rescue in Thailand, where 12 young boys and their soccer…

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