|Broadband Forum Bringing Connected Home Closer to Reality|
The exciting potential of the Connected Home has been brought a step closer following the latest update from Broadband Forum’s Open Broadband - USP Agent (OB-USP-Agent) project, which has been released today.
|Orange Business Services Bundles LTE-M with IoT Modules from Cavli|
Cavli Wireless, a cellular IoT module manufacturer, is bundling IoT modules with LTE-M connectivity from Orange Business Services to provide the building blocks of the IoT value chain to its enterprise customers worldwide.
|Lantronix Launches IoT Connectivity Services|
Lantronix Inc., a global provider of Software as a Service (SaaS), engineering services and hardware for Edge Computing, the Internet of Things (IoT) and Remote Environment Management (REM), today announced Lantronix Connectivity Services.
|Microsoft and Open Data Institute Announce Education Data Challenge|
Microsoft and the Open Data Institute (ODI) announced today the launch of an Education Open Data Challenge to shine light on the relationship between broadband access and K-12 (ages 5 to 18 years old) education outcomes.
|FCC Accepts Second Group of 2.5GHz Spectrum License Applications|
The FCC’s Wireless Telecommunications Bureau today announced that a second group of 2.5 GHz band spectrum license applications received as part of the Rural Tribal Priority Window have passed initial review and are accepted for filing.
|ORBCOMM Launches ST 9100 Terminal for IoT Applications|
ORBCOMM Inc., a global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, today announced that it has launched the ST 9100, a next-generation, dual-mode telematics device targeted for monitoring and controlling assets in the most remote geographies around the world.
|HUBER+SUHNER Launches New High Voltage Battery Cables for EV Market|
HUBER+SUHNER, a leading supplier of high voltage automotive solutions, has today launched its new flexible and robust RADOX screened FLEX high voltage battery cable range, expanding its offering for the electric vehicle (EV) market.
|New Juniper Research Report Provides Insight into Smart Home Payments Growth|
A new study from Juniper Research has found that the total transaction value of smart home payments, payments that occur via smart home devices, will exceed $164 billion in 2025, from $22 billion in 2020.
|Orange and LACROIX Test Indoor 5G Network for Industry 4.0|
LACROIX has successfully completed testing indoor 5G network with Orange for the electronics factory of the future in France.
|Nokia and A1 Austria Strike Services Deal|
Nokia is today announcing a services deal with A1 Austria, building on the leadership of both companies in the Austrian enterprise market.
|Ericsson and Telstra to Collaborate on Enterprise Edge Cloud Solution|
Ericsson and Telstra have announced they will collaborate to develop an enterprise edge cloud solution developed specifically for the Telstra domain.
|ETSI Releases Report on Citizen Issues for Smart Cities|
The ETSI Human Factors Technical Committee has released ETSI TR 103 455, a Technical Report that assesses the different citizen-related issues that smart city-related standardization in the ICT domain needs to address.
|Yandex Transforms DCI Infrastructure to 600G with ADVA|
ADVA today announced that Yandex has transformed its data center interconnect (DCI) infrastructure into a 600Gbit/s transport network using the ADVA FSP 3000 TeraFlex.
|Dynamic Spectrum Alliance Hosts Global Summit 2020|
The DSA Global Summit 2020 united industry leaders to accelerate spectrum sharing.
|NTT DOCOMO Selects NEC for 5G SA Mobile Core in Japan|
NEC Corporation today announced its selection by NTT DOCOMO, Inc. as a vendor of a 5G mobile core network compatible with Standalone (SA) 5G that NTT DOCOMO plans to launch in 2021.
|Samsung and KT Deploy 5G SA and NSA Common Core in South Korea|
Samsung Electronics. Co. Ltd. and KT Corporation (KT) announced they have successfully deployed Korea’s first 5G Standalone (SA) and Non-Standalone (NSA) common core in KT’s commercial network.
|IDTechEX Releases Report on Smart City Hardware Growth|
The new IDTechEx report, “Smart Cities Market 2021-2041: Energy, Food, Water, Materials, Transportation Forecasts” explains how $0.1 to $0.5 trillion smart city budgets are often not in the richest countries and certainly not centered on snooping.
|Vodafone Egypt Expands Network Capacity with Spectrum Acquisition |
Vodafone Egypt has acquired 40 MHz of 2.6 GHz TDD spectrum from the National Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (NTRA).
|T-Mobile to Pay $200M to Resolve Sprint Lifeline Investigation|
The Federal Communications Commission’s Enforcement Bureau today announced that T-Mobile will pay a $200 million penalty to the U.S. Treasury to resolve an investigation of its subsidiary Sprint’s compliance with the Commission’s rules regarding waste, fraud, and abuse in the Lifeline program for low-income consumers.
|Juniper Research Releases Report on AI and Automation in Banking|
A new study from Juniper Research has found that the value of unsecured loans issued via AI underwriting platforms will reach $315 billion in 2025, up from just $24 billion in 2020.
|Ericsson and Telia Add Lithuania to Nordics and Baltics Alliance|
Telia and Ericsson have added Lithuania to their Nordics and Baltics alliance to deploy next-generation 5G in the region.
|FCC Announces Expanded High-Speed Broadband Access for Puerto Rico|
The Federal Communications Commission’s Wireline Competition Bureau today announced that funding through Stage 2 of the Uniendo a Puerto Rico Fund will result in all locations in Puerto Rico having access to fixed broadband service with speeds of at least 100 Mbps.
|Cambridge Broadband Networks Group Pushes Toward Next-Gen FWA|
Cambridge Broadband Networks Group (CBNG) has today revealed its newest developments, as the business pushes forward to lead the next generation of Fixed Wireless Access (FWA).
|Ericsson Completes Cradlepoint Acquisition|
Ericsson has completed its acquisition of Cradlepoint, the US-based market leader in Wireless WAN Edge 4G and 5G solutions for the enterprise market.
|New Juniper Research Study Charts Growth in Industrial IoT Connections|
A new study from Juniper Research has found that the global number of Industrial IoT connections will increase from 17.7 billion in 2020 to 36.8 billion in 2025; representing an overall growth rate of 107 percent.