|New Broadband Forum Report Predicts 1.2 Billion Fixed Broadband Subscribers by 2025|
The markets and technologies which will drive continued rapid broadband growth over the next decade have today been revealed by Broadband Forum and Point Topic in a new report which predicts there will be 1.2 billion fixed broadband subscribers by 2025.
|Vodafone 5G Trial Sites Go Live, 19 Cities Planned for 2019 Launch|
Vodafone announced it will launch 5G in 19 towns and cities across the UK during 2019. 5G trial sites in Bristol, Cardiff, and Liverpool are now live.
|Department of Homeland Security Showcases Tech Advances|
The DHS Science and Technology Directorate showcased technology advances, program impacts, investments, and emergency communications solutions at this year’s International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE).
|Windstream Bridging More of Nebraska's Digital Divide|
Windstream will bring faster broadband to more than 1,500 new locations in rural areas of Nebraska.
|Anritsu Enhances Signal Quality Analyzers|
New test function options from Anritsu allow engineers to more accurately and efficiently evaluate the bit error rate (BER) of 400GbE transceivers and devices, as well as DSP used by high-speed interfaces in data centers to reduce development time and speed time-to-market.
|Nokia and US Cellular Expand Relationship with 5G Modernization Plans|
Nokia has expanded its relationship with U.S. Cellular with the signing of a five-year deal to modernize the company's network by providing its end-to-end 5G technology, software and services solutions.
|Ziotis PoC Provides Automation for Top-Tier APAC Operator|
Ziotis, the world’s leading provider of cross-domain hyperautomation solutions for service providers and large enterprises based on blockchain, robotics process automation (RPA) and artificial intelligence (AI), today announced the completion of a proof-of-concept (PoC) for a top-tier operator in Asia Pacific (APAC).
|Epsilon Integrates with NL-ix for European Peering Expansion|
Epsilon, a privately-owned global communications Service Provider, has partnered with NL-ix, the pan-European Interconnect Exchange, to provide on-demand access to its Internet Exchange Point (IXP).
|Juniper Predicts Chatbots will Save Banks $7.3 Billion by 2023|
A new study from Juniper Research has found that the operational cost savings from using chatbots in banking will reach $7.3 billion globally by 2023, up from an estimated $209 million in 2019.
|Ericsson to Support US Cellular's 5G Deployment|
Ericsson will support U.S. Cellular's network modernization from its LTE network to 5G, allowing U.S. Cellular to leverage Ericsson's industry-leading 5G portfolio to expand coverage while simultaneously future-proofing its current network.
|Nokia and Telecom Egypt to Partner on Cloud Infrastructure for IoT|
Nokia and Telecom Egypt today announced they will build the first cloud infrastructure in Egypt exclusively for Internet of Things (IoT) services. Telecom Egypt will use Nokia's Worldwide IoT Network Grid (WING) as a Service as the platform to launch IoT services for the enterprise segment later this year.
|Broadband Forum Releases Industry's First Wi-Fi Performance Test Standard|
Broadband Forum, in collaboration with industry partners, has released the industry's first Wi-Fi performance test standard, the TR-398 Indoor Wi-Fi Performance Test Standard (TR-398).
|Third Mobile Video Index Findings Chart Mobile Video Usage and Growth|
Openwave Mobility report includes info on global RAN congestion, video QoE, and watch times, in addition to forecasts on mobile video 5G traffic.
|Kerlink and IoT America Team Up to Transform Rural Businesses|
Kerlink and IoT America are collaborating to enable IoT networks for agriculture and towns across the rural US to help advance digital transformation for these businesses.
|Next-Gen Cloudify Spire Orchestrates Distributed Networks to the Edge|
Cloudify, an open source orchestration platform provider, today announced Cloudify Spire, the next generation of orchestration designed to connect and control distributed networks, devices, and applications all the way to the edge.
|Sprint and Google Expand MVNO Partnership to Include 5G|
Sprint and Google announced that they will expand their Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) partnership to include 5G.
|Amazon Web Services Integrates Cloud Services with Sprint's Curiosity IoT Platform |
Sprint today announced it is working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to further enrich the capabilities of its Curiosity Internet of Things (IoT) platform.
|Nokia's FastMile 5G Gateway to Speed 5G Rollouts|
In advance of Mobile World Congress 2019, Nokia is introducing a new FastMile 5G Gateway that allows operators upgrading their LTE network to capture new Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) revenue and accelerate 5G rollouts.
|Vodafone Italia and Telecom Italia Sign MoU for 4G and 5G Network Sharing|
Vodafone Italia and Telecom Italia Group intend to enter into an active network sharing partnership for 5G, to consider active sharing for 4G and to expand their existing passive sharing agreement to enable faster deployment of 5G over a wider geographic area at a lower cost.
|First 5G Maturity Index Report Findings Released |
Nokia today announced the results of the Nokia 5G Maturity Index, produced in partnership with Analysys Mason, which provides operators with best practices for planning and deploying 5G services.
|Consolidated Communications Adds AI Agent Solution to Portfolio|
Consolidated Communications announced it has added a virtual intelligent agent application to its robust portfolio of products and services that improve and enhance how businesses communicate.
|Sky & Space Global Funding to Connect People in Equatorial Belt|
UK company Sky and Space Global Ltd. has received signed binding commitments for raising $12 million in a two-tranche share placement to investors as part of its $15 million fundraising effort, the company announced today.
|Vodafone Releases Latest IoT Barometer Findings|
The latest Vodafone Internet of Things (IoT) Barometer report notes IoT's move toward mainstream as confidence in the technology and adoption among businesses increases.
|Federos Releases Latest Version of Fusion1 With Key Enhancements|
Federos, the leading provider of service and operations management software solutions for communications service providers, managed service providers and enterprises, announced today availability of the latest version of Fusion1.
|Infradata and BroadForward Boost Sponsored Roaming for Vodafone Partners|
Infradata has deployed BroadForward’s Multi-IMSI solution, enabling sponsored roaming access to 700 Vodafone roaming partners in over 230 global destinations.