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Ericsson, Qualcomm and Thales partner on 5G non-terrestrial networks
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Ericsson, Qualcomm and Thales partner on 5G non-terrestrial networks

The space-based network could eventually pave the way for ubiquitous connectivity
11 Jul 2022
DISH hits back over SpaceX claims that sharing 12GHz spectrum would 'kill Starlink'
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Network & Internet

DISH hits back over SpaceX claims that sharing 12GHz spectrum would 'kill Starlink'

SpaceX alleges DISH' use of the 12GHz spectrum for 5G services would render Starlink services unusable
8 Jul 2022
Ice Norway taps Nokia for 5G network expansion
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Network & Internet

Ice Norway taps Nokia for 5G network expansion

The five-year deal also extends Lyse Group’s fixed and wireless network offerings
7 Jul 2022
Nokia and Contela successfully ‌conduct‌ ‌Korea's first private 5G interoperability trial
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Nokia and Contela successfully ‌conduct‌ ‌Korea's first private 5G interoperability trial

The trial was carried out at Nokia’a Private 5G Open Lab in South Korea
6 Jul 2022
Australian airports flag 5G interference warnings
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5G

Australian airports flag 5G interference warnings

Airport authorities are worried the new technology could impact aircraft instruments that use the same band of spectrum to land safely
5 Jul 2022
Ericsson predicts 5G to reach one billion subscriptions in 2022
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Ericsson predicts 5G to reach one billion subscriptions in 2022

The report from the telco also found that global mobile network data traffic doubled in the past two years
21 Jun 2022
Bouygues Telecom taps Ericsson to drive digitalization in France
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5G

Bouygues Telecom taps Ericsson to drive digitalization in France

The partnership ‌entails Ericsson's deployment of its cloud-native dual-mode 5G core
20 Jun 2022
T‑Mobile and Oceus partner to offer 5G network solutions to US government
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5G

T‑Mobile and Oceus partner to offer 5G network solutions to US government

The duo previously worked together to support the federal government’s ‘Operation Allies Welcome’ initiative
15 Jun 2022
Qualcomm snaps up mobile network automation startup Cellwize for $350m
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5G

Qualcomm snaps up mobile network automation startup Cellwize for $350m

Israeli firm’s cloud-native, multi-vendor RAN platform is designed to accelerate deployment of 5G networks
14 Jun 2022
Turkcell and Ericsson successfully test 5G-supported AMR Safe Crossing
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5G

Turkcell and Ericsson successfully test 5G-supported AMR Safe Crossing

The trial was performed in close collaboration with autonomous mobile robot manufacturer Milvus Robotics
7 Jun 2022
DoD and NSC partner on ‘Open RAN’ ‌commercialization in the US
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Network & Internet

DoD and NSC partner on ‘Open RAN’ ‌commercialization in the US

The deal will reportedly disaggregate traditionally vendor-locked RAN architectures in support of commercialization
7 Jun 2022
IT Pro News In Review: Frontier Supercomputer, BT and Ericsson offer 5G, and Italy warns of hacks
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IT Pro News In Review: Frontier Supercomputer, BT and Ericsson offer 5G, and Italy warns of hacks

Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week in just two minutes
3 Jun 2022
BT and Ericsson partner to offer private 5G networks in the UK
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BT and Ericsson partner to offer private 5G networks in the UK

The multi-year deal ‌marks the first commercial 5G private network agreement ‌in‌ ‌the UK
31 May 2022
Live streaming is pushing IT infrastructure to its absolute limits
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Live streaming is pushing IT infrastructure to its absolute limits

Live streaming is the most profligate bandwidth consumer and puts untold strain on our creaking infrastructure, which means Steve now has no idea when…
28 May 2022
T-Mobile unveils new 5G Advanced Network Solutions
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Network & Internet

T-Mobile unveils new 5G Advanced Network Solutions

New suite of managed network solutions offers three 5G advanced network options for low-latency and greater reliability for the enterprise
24 May 2022
BT to invest almost £100 million in innovative 5G and edge business use cases
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BT to invest almost £100 million in innovative 5G and edge business use cases

The investment is part of the newly-unveiled Charter that aims to benefit BT’s 1.2 million business and public sector customers
18 May 2022
India to roll out 6G by end of decade
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Network & Internet

India to roll out 6G by end of decade

Prime minister Modi added that 5G is set to contribute $450 billion to India’s economy
18 May 2022
IT Pro News In Review: Businesses cancel cyber policies, EE milestone, Costa Rica Conti attack
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IT Pro News In Review: Businesses cancel cyber policies, EE milestone, Costa Rica Conti attack

Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week in just two minutes
13 May 2022
Meta partners with AMD on 4G/5G infrastructure project
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5G

Meta partners with AMD on 4G/5G infrastructure project

AMD is to develop multiple radio units (RUs) for Meta’s Evenstar global internet programme
13 May 2022
EE becomes first UK mobile operator to achieve significant 5G milestone
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5G

EE becomes first UK mobile operator to achieve significant 5G milestone

The mobile operator also announced improved 5G services in 20 popular UK holiday destinations that are expected to experience high summer footfall
10 May 2022
IT Pro News in Review: Vulnerable Lenovo laptops, record EE 5G speeds, Okta ends LAPSUS$ probe
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IT Pro News in Review: Vulnerable Lenovo laptops, record EE 5G speeds, Okta ends LAPSUS$ probe

Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week in just two minutes
22 Apr 2022
EE reaches new aggregated 5G speed milestone
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5G

EE reaches new aggregated 5G speed milestone

The 2.2Gbps data speeds were achieved using Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X65 5G Modem-RF System
20 Apr 2022
Businesses in these 12 areas can now access Vodafone's 5G network
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5G

Businesses in these 12 areas can now access Vodafone's 5G network

Vodafone’s 5G rollout has intensified as businesses are asked to migrate their services to 4G and 5G ahead of the 3G shutdown scheduled for 2023
12 Apr 2022
Ericsson’s Russia exit will stifle 5G rollout
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Mobile

Ericsson’s Russia exit will stifle 5G rollout

The move is expected to be a "huge blow" for the Swedish telecom
11 Apr 2022