Even though the timeline for deploying LTE-U equipment has been pushed back while the Wi-Fi Alliance finalizes a coexistence test plan for LTE-U and Wi-Fi, Verizon and T-Mobile US could still benefit with a time-to-market advantage over LAA, analysts said.
Straight Path challenged Boeing in its assertions about the FCC's Spectrum Frontiers proceeding, so why not take on Lockheed Martin as well?
As consumers bring more connected devices into their homes, they will expect their broadband provider to furnish them with a Wi-Fi network solution. By 2021, ABI Research forecasts that over 831 million households will have a residential Wi-Fi network.
T-Mobile Netherlands launched a trial of three-band carrier aggregation (3CA) on its LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) network in Woerden to demonstrate the capacity and speed benefits of bundling three spectrum bands together.
Deutsche Telekom could become the next European operator to sell off mobile masts in its domestic market, following a trend that has seen thousands of masts transferred into the ownership of independent tower companies.
Ericsson maintained its focus on 5G technology development with separate announcements involving Vodafone and Deutsche Telekom in the past two days.
KPN announced it has launched the Netherland's first LoRa network, making the country the first globally to have such a network for Internet of Things (IoT) applications.
5G functionality is on track to expand wireless functionality over 4G LTE's capabilities, but there is more policymakers can do to set the stage for innovation, ITIF found in a new report it released Thursday.
Amid a bevy of 5G announcements from the GSMA's Mobile World Congress (MWC) Shanghai 2016 and Informa's 5G World in London, Samsung Electronics is touting a breakthrough in 5G-ready antenna and power amplifier technologies to enable smaller, more energy efficient 5G equipment and devices at 28 GHz.
CenturyLink has acquired "certain strategic assets" from Active Broadband Networks, a provider in software-based broadband networking. CenturyLink is hoping the purchase will help it to automate its network, move network functions into the cloud and deliver software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) services to its customers.