NovoNet: China Mobile launches next generation innovative network
OFweek | Posted: 17 Jul 2015, 14:44
According to Crehan Research Inc.'s new "Data Center Switch Long-Range Forecast Report," sales of Ethernet switches for data center network applications will exceed $15 billion by 2021. Half of that total will come from a combination of 25 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) and 100GbE platforms.
The MulteFire Alliance has launched its first specification for LTE operating independently in unlicensed spectrum. MulteFire Release 1.0 comes just over a year after the alliance was first formed by industry leaders such as Qualcomm, Nokia, Ericsson and Intel.
Ericsson has completed the first 5G trial in Turkey, achieving transmission speeds in excess of 22 Gbps and paving the way for commercial deployment expected as soon as 2020.
Qualcomm is the latest company to proclaim that 5G will transform the way we live life and do business, after commissioning a study that predicts that the 5G value chain will generate up to $3.5 trillion in revenue in 2035, and create up to 22 million jobs worldwide by then.
Turkcell and Ericsson achieved download speeds of 24.7 Gbps during Turkey’s a 5G test.
The head of the Austrian regulatory authority RTR, Johannes Gungl has welcomed the government's recently introduced Plan A focusing on the importance of digitalisation.
Ericsson and Telstra have successfully demonstrated the ability to encrypt data securely while in transit between Los Angeles and Melbourne at 10Gbps, using Ciena's ultra-low latency 10G wire-speed encryption solution.
Deploying 5G networks could create up to three million jobs and add USD 500 billion to US GDP through direct and indirect potential benefits, according to the latest report from Accenture, commissioned by CTIA.
The number of VoLTE connections will grow to 3.33 billion by 2021 from 324 million at present, according to a research by Ovum. By 2021, the technology will penetrate 53 percent of total mobile subscriptions worldwide.
Vendor revenue from sales of infrastructure products (server, storage, and Ethernet switch) for cloud IT, including public and private cloud, grew by 8.1 percent year over year to USD 8.4 billion in Q3 2016, according to a report by IDC.
South Korean operator LG Uplus has selected Juniper Networks technology for its next-generation 5G network upgrade.
SingTel claims to have taken a step closer to the launch of 5G with the introduction of a 450Mbit/s service based on more advanced 4G technology.
Verizon has wrapped its first interoperability trial of NG-PON2 (next-generation passive optical network) technology at its Verizon Labs location in Waltham, Massachusetts, signaling the next step of its fiber to the premises (FTTP) strategy.
AT&T’s top network executive said the carrier will rely in part on unlicensed spectrum in order to raise the speeds on its LTE network to 1 Gbps.
SK Telecom, South Korea’s largest mobile carrier, certainly has been a leader in the race to 5G, and now comes news that the company will invest a total of $9.2 billion over the next three years to develop technology and services around the Internet of Things (IoT) and laying the foundation for 5G.
Verizon confirmed that it plans to test and implement virtualized RAN technologies this year. The move is part of a wider effort by the carrier to rework its wireless network design in order to make it more efficient and to save money.
Korea’s LG Uplus has announced plans to expand its IoT business into industrial sectors through a partnership with Verizon.
UK incumbent BT’s wholesale arm Openreach today officially began the deployment phase for its latest pilot of 330Mbps-capable G.fast copper line broadband access services, which it plans to roll out to 138,000 homes and businesses in 17 locations by March 2017.
Sprint has set an ambitious Ethernet expansion strategy, one that will bolster its reach and ability to serve a broader mix of low- and high-speed service classes that can't be reached with traditional TDM circuits.
AT&T has used this week's Consumer Electronics Show as a platform to discuss its progress in 5G wireless networking alongside other broadband service delivery technologies including fiber.
AT&T and other large telcos’ efforts to deploy Central Office Rearchitected as a Data center (CORD) in their smart central offices (COs) illustrate that the concept is truly gaining momentum as a way to virtualize legacy network infrastructure.
According to a new update to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide, global IoT spending will experience a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 15.6% over the 2015-2020 forecast period, reaching $1.29 trillion in 2020.
Bharti Airtel is learnt to be in talks with Norway-based Telenor for buying its India business for $350 million.
AT&T announced an exclusive agreement to bring LTE connectivity to Honda vehicles in the US and Canada
Ericsson and Cisco are extending their strategic partnership to include a new Wi-Fi solution offering, named Evolved Wi-Fi Networks (EWN).
The worldwide market for silicon photonics technology should hit $918.3 million by 2025.
AT&T has outlined at CES plans for further upgrades to its mobile and fixed networks to meet growing bandwidth demand.
Nokia and T-Mobile have achieved LTE speeds near 1 Gbps in a demonstration using Nokia's deployed 4.5G Pro technology.
AT&T may be proceeding with its FTTH deployments, but it is finding that using G.fast is showing greater potential to further leverage its sizable copper network infrastructure to deliver higher speed broadband services.
Intel announced what it believes to be the world’s first global 5G modem, enabling initial 5G spectrum trials and deployments with a baseband chip that supports both sub-6 GHz and 28 GHz bands.
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