Posts tagged with: turns

Telia touts 5G coverage as 1G turns 40

Telia’s 5G network now covers 5.55 million people in the Nordics and Baltics, the carrier announced Friday as it celebrated four decades since 1G networks launched in Sweden. Forty years ago on October 1, 1981, Telia and Ericsson turned on...

Gogo turns to Airspan for 5G MIMO

Gogo is marking several milestones on its way to delivering 5G services to private jets thanks to its partnership with Airspan Networks. So far, it’s just in the testing stages, but it’s a continuation of a project that started a couple...

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,...

Vodafone turns on standalone 5G network in Germany

Vodafone Germany CEO said the operator is the first in Europe to take off the so-called LTE training wheels of its 5G network, launching standalone (SA) 5G on Monday with vendor partner Ericsson. All mobile radio sites in the 3.5 GHz...

C-band focus turns to densification

When Verizon, T-Mobile and AT&T held their respective investor days earlier this month, questions immediately surfaced as to how much densification is going to be required in their C-band rollouts. Densification is one of the themes for a panel discussion...

T-Mobile turns on 2.5 GHz, 39 GHz ahead of Super Bowl LV

T-Mobile is prepped for Super Bowl LV this Sunday, having bolstered the Tampa area with mid-band spectrum for 5G and bringing all three “layers” of the carrier’s 5G to Raymond James Stadium. T-Mobile already rolled out 5G in Tampa using...

Verizon turns up private LTE platform for enterprise

Verizon is making moves on private wireless, debuting an LTE-based network platform for enterprise customers in the U.S. Dubbed “On Site LTE,” it uses microradios and small cells that Verizon says are similar to Wi-Fi access points, as well as a...

T-Mobile turns on 2.5 GHz in 81 new locations

T-Mobile has activated mid-band 2.5 GHz spectrum for 5G in 81 new locations and is on pace to turn on 1,000 sites per month, the mobile operator said Wednesday. That’s a jump from the eight previously announced cities that got...