Russian telecoms invest in cloud gaming, cite ‘great potential for growth’by Catherine Sbeglia on October 10, 2019 at 3:40 pm
Russia’s 65.2 million gamers spent a total of $1.7 billion in 2018 Telecoms around the world are becoming increasingly more interested in investing in cloud gaming, because their technological strengths are well-suited to the new gaming format. Getting into the game early, so to speak, could result in big profit. The past few weeks have [...] The post Russian telecoms invest in cloud gaming, cite ‘great potential for growth’ appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
As the smart building market grows, so do the security risksby Catherine Sbeglia on October 10, 2019 at 3:25 pm
Nearly 4 in 10 smart building surveyed have been affected by a malicious cyberattack, according to report Capable of near real-time data transfer speeds and reduced latency, 5G is expected to facilitate more and better IoT applications for intelligent building technologies over the next few years. Further, as 5G rollouts accelerate, 5G-enabled IoT applications are being [...] The post As the smart building market grows, so do the security risks appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
JMA to build new 5G manufacturing facility in New Yorkby Juan Pedro Tomás on October 10, 2019 at 2:57 pm
4G and 5G infrastructure company JMA announced plans to transform a section of downtown Syracuse, New York, into an advanced 5G manufacturing and edge development center, the company said in a release. JMA said that the planned 5G campus will be the manufacturing site for what it claims to be the world’s first indoor 5G millimeter wave radio [...] The post JMA to build new 5G manufacturing facility in New York appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
#TBT: Qualcomm’s first PCS phone; Southern Company gets into wireless; the wacky world of the ‘we-way’ … this week in 1994by RCR Wireless News on October 10, 2019 at 6:11 am
Editor’s Note: RCR Wireless News goes all in for “Throwback Thursdays,” tapping into our archives to resuscitate the top headlines from the past. Fire up the time machine, put on the sepia-tinted shades, set the date for #TBT and enjoy the memories! Qualcomm launches its first PCS phone Gearing up for upcoming personal communications services [...] The post #TBT: Qualcomm’s first PCS phone; Southern Company gets into wireless; the wacky world of the ‘we-way’ … this week in 1994 appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
AT&T to sell Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands operationsby Kelly Hill on October 9, 2019 at 3:53 pm
AT&T has agreed to sell its operations in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands to regional telecom operator Liberty Latin America, lock, stock and barrel — or more properly in the case of telecom assets, spectrum, real estate/leases, and customers/contracts. However, AT&T is retaining responsibility for FirstNet service for public safety responders in the [...] The post AT&T to sell Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands operations appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
French regulator approves 11 5G trials using 26 GHz bandby Juan Pedro Tomás on October 9, 2019 at 3:21 pm
26 GHz trial projects include 5G for venues, lighting and transportation French telecom regulator Arcep has approved the first eleven initiatives to trial 5G technology using the 26 GHz band, the regulator said in a statement. In January 2019, the French government and Arcep had issued a joint call for the creation of 5G trial [...] The post French regulator approves 11 5G trials using 26 GHz band appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
US looks to facilitate financing for European 5G vendors: Reportby Juan Pedro Tomás on October 9, 2019 at 3:08 pm
Latest 5G financing moves part of larger US/China trade war The U.S. government is studying alternatives to facilitate financing to European 5G vendors Ericsson a Nokia in a move to put obstacles to the global expansion of Huawei, according to a report by the Financial Times. Officials in the Trump administration have suggested issuing credit [...] The post US looks to facilitate financing for European 5G vendors: Report appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
The people part of network automationby Sean Kinney, Editor in Chief on October 9, 2019 at 3:04 pm
A closer look at network automation investments from T-Mobile The complexity of 5G network management and service delivery will require network automation. In turn, network automation and the ability to develop and launch services on the fly will require operators to re-orient their workforces, merging some network and IT functions and bringing software development capabilities [...] The post The people part of network automation appeared first on RCR Wireless News.