Category archives: Networks

Social media and mobile tech: a match made in handheld heaven

When was the first time you got breaking news on social media?

5G technology update – how and why are carriers deploying fixed wireless access?

One of the biggest questions currently in the telecommunications industry seems to be “what 5G services will carriers roll out first and how will those services be deployed?”

Why your 5G network needs 5G transport

Transport has always been the “middle child” of the network— an essential part of the family that’s often underappreciated and ignored. But as the next wave of mobile communications, with LTE Advanced and 5G, sweeps us forward, it’s time to take notice of the supporting RAN Transport.

3 ways CBRS will change how you work with LTE

CBRS (Citizen’s Broadband Radio Service) is set to take the American mobile market by storm.  The concept is simple, yet the impact is colossal – CBRS delivers the ability for operators and non-operators alike to deliver LTE over unlicensed spectrum, launching new business opportunities and ways to provide better network performance.

Come together: Networks and devices now singing the Gigabit song

For tech-savvy fans and consumers, September’s Apple event became another global event for the introduction of a new line up of iPhones and Apple Watches. But for those who listened carefully, they may have noticed Apple’s Worldwide Marketing President, Phil Schiller, bringing a welcome and noteworthy enhancement to the table: the addition of Gigabit class […]

5G is the new WiFi

Today 4G connectivity comes at a premium, whereas WiFi is free. But that could all change, and 5G just might be the new WiFi…

Football, 5G, and finding out what consumers think of network performance

Football fans – what a summer we are having! Normally, I am not a big football enthusiast, but the feast we are served in Russia has got me hooked! Such a treat.

Why compatibility and 5G interoperability are crucial for success

We’re getting down to the nitty-gritty of 5G as we move the trials from test beds to a commercial system. As part of this journey, Ericsson and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, have begun 3GPP-compliant 5G New Radio (NR) multi-vendor interoperability testing on commercial platforms in Qualcomm’s San Diego lab.

The world champions of network performance

I’m not exactly the biggest football fan on the planet, although like many Swedes I will be cheering on my country in the global soccer tournament in Russia, which kicked off on June 14.

5 things you need to know about the 5G consumer business case

Enhanced mobile broadband will be the first large-scale global use case for 5G, a point that President and CEO Börje Ekholm emphasized in his press conference at Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona.
Let’s look at five findings from a new report that highlight this 5G consumer business case.