Tag "5G"

Verizon turns on world’s first 5G network

By : CIOL Bureau

The very first commercial 5G network on the globe goes live today. Verizon’s 5G Home network, providing 5G broadband internet service, is officially live today for consumers in parts of Houston, Indianapolis, Los Angeles and Sacramento. Installations of 5G Home

Huawei 5G Transport Network Key Technologies Pass EANTC Testing

By : CIOL Bureau

Huawei’s 5G key technologies of CloudMetro solution recently passed rigorous testing by the European Advanced Networking Test Center (EANTC), an internationally recognized independent test center. This indicates that Huawei’s 5G transport of CloudMetro solution is ready for commercial use. Huawei’s

T-Mobile and Ericsson sign major $3.5 billion 5G agreement

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Ericsson and T-Mobile announced a multi-year, $3.5 billion contract to support T-Mobile’s nationwide 5G network deployment. Under the deal, Ericsson will provide T-Mobile with the latest 5G New Radio (NR) hardware and software compliant with 3GPP standards. Bridging from a

Ericsson Expands its end to end 5G platform to enable faster 5G rollout

By : CIOL Bureau

Ericsson is expanding its end-to-end 5G Platform by adding new hardware and software products to the Ericsson Radio System portfolio, further enhancing the agility and speed with which Indian operators can roll out their 5G networks. Ericsson is also strengthening

Keysight Collaborates with NTT DOCOMO to Accelerate 5G Commercialization

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Keysight Technologies, Inc. announces it has extended its collaboration with NTT DOCOMO, INC. by providing first-to-market 5G network emulation solutions for characterizing and validating new 5G New Radio (NR) mobile devices intended to operate on the leading mobile operator’s 5G

China Mobile, Intel and Huawei Complete 5G NR IODT

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China Mobile (CMCC), Intel and Huawei announced that the three parties completed 5G interoperability and development testing (IODT) in compliance with the latest 3GPP Release15 Standard. This was multi-vendor 5G NR IODT with full protocol, full channel, and full procedure

Coolpad signs MOU with China Mobile during the “5G Device Forerunner Initiative” at MWC

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Coolpad has signed MOU with China Mobile to be their leading 5G technology partner. The MOU was signed during the recently concluded World Mobile Conference Global Terminal Summit held in Shanghai on 28th June 2018. China Mobile is the world`s

Newly discovered vulnerability allows Hackers to steal user data via hacking 4G and 5G protocols

By : CIOL Bureau

Security researchers have recently discovered a critical vulnerability in the LTE mobile devices that can allow attackers to get the information from a cellular network, modify the contents of their communication and can even reroute them to malicious websites.  

National Instruments Showcases 5G Test with Skyworks

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NI announced that it is coordinating with Skyworks Solutions, Inc. to test products from their breakthrough Sky5 unifying platform enabling revolutionary 5G applications. The companies will jointly demonstrate Skyworks’ 5G New Radio (NR) devices at the GTI Summit in Shanghai,

5G trial might get even bigger at the Tokyo Olympics in 2020

SPAIN: At MWC, Intel said it is collaborating with Japanese telecommunications company, NTT Docomo (a National Partner of Tokyo 2020) and the carmaker, Toyota to provide 5G technology for the next Olympic Games. In a blog post, Intel’s Senior Vice

Huawei announces its first 5G chip at the MWC’18

By : CIOL Writers

At the MWC’18 event, Huawei unveiled the first 5G chip called Huawei Balong 5G01. The Chinese technology company claims that it is the world’s first commercial chipset that is compliant with the standards locked down by industry group 3GPP. Richard Yu,

Intel partners Microsoft, Dell, HP, Lenovo to bring 5G laptops in 2019

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Intel announced collaborations with various companies including Microsoft, Dell, HP an Lenovo to launch 5G laptops by late 2019. Intel did not reveal any firm specifications at the time, but rather the partnership has been agreed on some “guiding principles”.

Airtel and Huawei conduct India’s first 5G trial

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Bharti Airtel and Huawei today announced that they have successfully conducted India’s first 5G network trial under a test set up at Airtel’s state-of-the-art Network Experience Centre in Manesar (Gurgaon). The setup demonstrates high spectral efficiency and

Nokia expands Bangalore R&D center to focus on 5G and next-gen core networks

BANGALORE, INDIA: Nokia has expanded its R&D facility in Bangalore by opening a new state-of-the-art facility. The new facility will carry out research in areas including the cloud, ‘big data’ analytics, development of Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and applications, as

Intel eyeing AI, HPC, 5G workloads at datacenters with new Xeon Scalable processors

MUMBAI, INDIA: Intel today launched its new Xeon Scalable processors In India which expands its datacenter efforts with capability to handle compute-hungry tasks such as real-time analytics, virtualized infrastructure and high performance computing. The processor is designed to support an

Verizon outbids AT&T to acquire Straight Path Communications for $3.1bn

By : CIOL Writers

With AT&T and Verizon at the centre of a bidding war, the battle for 5G wireless spectrum has officially begun. And as for the first round, Verizon reportedly has won it. According to a Wall Street Journal report, Verizon Communications

BSNL partners Nokia to accelerate transition towards 5G

BANGALORE, INDIA: Nokia and Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) will work together to accelerate the development of a 5G ecosystem, opening up India to the potential of extreme high-speed wireless broadband with ultra-low-latency, and the ability to support the future

Nokia and MediaTek to collaborate on 5G tech

SPAIN: MediaTek and Nokia at MWC announced plans to collaborate on the design of a next-generation mobile communication system for 5G technology. The partnership intends to bring to market a 5G-ready ecosystem for network operators and end users by bridging

RJio will work with Samsung to enhance 4G coverage and 5G-readiness

SPAIN: At MWC, Samsung and Reliance Jio announced a joint project, “I&G (Infill & Growth) to upgrade current LTE mobile communication services across India by expanding both the current network capacity as well as network coverage. The project sets a

ZTE launches world’s first 5G-ready smartphone at MWC’17

By : CIOL Writers

Chinese telecom company ZTE unveiled what it said is the world’s first smartphone compatible with the lightening-fast 5G mobile Internet service called the ‘Gigabit phone’ at MWC on Sunday. According to the company, the smartphone is capable of download speeds reaching up