Posts tagged with: network

T-Mobile notches 4.95 Gbps on 5G standalone network

T-Mobile is claiming a new first for standalone 5G. The operator used a combo of 2.5 GHz and mmWave spectrum to reach nearly 5 Gbps on its commercial SA 5G network. T-Mobile said it’s the world’s first New Radio Dual...

Boeing gets OK to launch satellite network

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced on Wednesday that it approved Boeing’s application for authorization to build, deploy and operate a satellite constellation, adding to an increasingly crowded market. In Boeing’s case, its plans have been on hold for more...

T-Mobile’s Neville Ray extols 14x network capacity increase

Chris Pearson is president of 5G Americas, so you can expect that he would be stoked about 5G. Kicking off yesterday’s sessions of the Big 5G Event in Denver, he said there are 178 global, commercial 5G deployments, so far. And by...

Ericsson and APT establish first 5G multi-operator core network in Taiwan

Ericsson has helped Asia-Pacific Telecom (APT) deploy the first 5G non-standalone multi-operator core network (MOCN) sharing set up in Taiwan. Earlier this year Ericsson won a deal with APT for a nationwide LTE upgrade that included 5G-ready equipment from the...

Private wireless network set to automate logistics infrastructure

Utah Inland Port Authority (UIPA), a state corporation chartered to develop and oversee logistics infrastructure, is building a private LTE/5G network to support its statewide logistics system. Its partners in the project include Intel, Athonet, QuayChain and Wireless Industrial Group. Intel...

Orange to launch cloud-native standalone 5G pilot network in France

A focus on cloud and open RAN continues this week alongside Mobile World Congress 2021, as mobile operator Orange announced plans to launch a pilot standalone 5G network in France that is cloud-native end-to-end. It’s a two-year project, going live...

Ericsson North America CEO expects a lot of action at the network edge

The chief executive of Ericsson’s North America business said the U.S. 5G ecosystem is mobilizing its strength and expects much activity at the edge, bringing hyperscalers and service providers together as developers get access to platforms. “There will be a...

Mavenir turns up campus network to showcase open vRAN, CBRS suite

Mavenir has a new campus network in Dallas where it’s demonstrating open virtualized radio access network (Open vRAN) capabilities with a CBRS-enabled suite and interoperability with third-party vendors. Texas-based Mavenir has more than five vendor partners in the lab already,...

Dish starts taking signups for its 5G network

Dish has set up a website to start taking signups for its new 5G network. The website, dubbed Project Genesis, lets people input their emails to get notified when Dish’s service is available in their areas. The Project Genesis website...

Ericsson packages 5G private network suite

Ericsson already has private 5G network deployments under its belt and now is offering a highly packaged private network suite. The Swedish vendor unveiled the Ericsson Private 5G offering this week.  Although the moniker focuses on 5G, and standalone (SA)...