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3.45 GHz auction hits make-or-break stage

Talk about a white-knuckle ride. The 3.45 GHz auction threw a lot of folks in a tizzy after Thursday’s bidding rounds. Will the auction collapse? The 3.45 GHz auction, which started October 5, completed 23 rounds on Thursday, with bids...

Rakuten Mobile hits 1.77 Gbps on mmWave network in Japan

Rakuten Mobile achieved 1.77 Gbps throughput in a recent test on its millimeter wave network in Japan. Altiostar touted performance and automation capabilities of the virtualized cloud-native 5G network, which launched in September using the vendor’s Open vRAN software. Rakuten...

Nokia hits 100 5G deals

Nokia on Friday announced it has hit the triple-digit milestone of 100 commercial 5G deals, adding 17 new 5G contracts in the third quarter.  Earlier this week the Finnish vendor secured a win to supply BT’s 5G radio access network...

Ericsson hits 5.4 Gbps throughput in MU-MIMO C-band test

Ericsson’s 16-layer multi-user MIMO (MU-MIMO) capabilities are in the spotlight again this week. This time hitting a benchmark of 5.4 Gbps peak cell capacity during tests over a live C-Band campus network at the Swedish vendor’s U.S. headquarters in Texas....

AT&T’s Q2 takes hits on roaming, retail, waived fees

AT&T’s mobility segment reported postpaid subscriber losses and lower service revenues for the second quarter, as the COVID-19 pandemic impacted international roaming, retail closures and more customers not paying their bills. Still, “wireless is clearly AT&T’s best business” and “doing...