Deutsche Telekom tests 6 GHz in Bonnby Juan Pedro Tomás on November 25, 2022 at 11:23 pm
Deutsche Telekom said that telecom regulator Bundesnetzagentur provided support for these 6 GHz tests with a special license German carrier Deutsche Telekom said it tested frequencies in the 6 GHz band in the city of Bonn under real-world conditions. The telco noted that these are relatively high frequencies, compared to current bands, but added that The post Deutsche Telekom tests 6 GHz in Bonn appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
Vodafone Spain to launch 5G FWA this monthby Juan Pedro Tomás on November 24, 2022 at 4:08 pm
Vodafone said its new 5G FWA offering will enable customers to have access speeds of up to 1 Gbps Spanish telco Vodafone announced it will launch 5G Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) services for homes and businesses by the end of November. The European carrier said that its new 5G FWA offering will enable customers to The post Vodafone Spain to launch 5G FWA this month appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
China adds almost 25 million 5G subscribers in Octoberby Juan Pedro Tomás on November 24, 2022 at 1:09 am
China had a total of 2.22 million 5G base stations across the country as of the end of Q3 Chinese operators recorded a net gain of 24.75 million 5G subscribers in October, according to the operators’ latest available statistics. China Mobile, the world’s largest operator in terms of subscribers, added a total of 14.7 million The post China adds almost 25 million 5G subscribers in October appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
Four million smartphones users in Canada plan to upgrade to 5Gby Juan Pedro Tomás on November 24, 2022 at 1:08 am
Mobile operators in Canada already provide 5G coverage to 75% of the population Four million smartphone users in Canada are expecting to upgrade to 5G services over the next 12-15 months, according to a recent survey carried out by Ericsson. This figure represents 17% of the country’s smartphone users, according to the European vendor. Ericsson The post Four million smartphones users in Canada plan to upgrade to 5G appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
Private network spectrum strategy, Part 3: Germany’s BNetzAby Kelly Hill on November 22, 2022 at 5:32 pm
Around the world, regulators are exploring various strategies to spectrum management that makes room for private network allocations. At the recent Private Networks European Forum event, representatives from regulatory agencies in the U.K. (Ofcom), Sweden (PTS) and Germany (Federal Network Agency, or BNetzA) discussed their respective approaches to spectrum allocation for private networks, both as The post Private network spectrum strategy, Part 3: Germany’s BNetzA appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
Malaysian telcos Celcom and DiGi approve merger agreementby Juan Pedro Tomás on November 22, 2022 at 4:50 pm
Celcom DiGi will become Malaysia’s largest telco with over 20 million subscribers The proposed merger between Malaysian operators Celcom Axiata and DiGi Malaysia merger is now a step closer, after the boards of both companies gave their approval for the agreement. Once the two companies are fully merged, the new entity will be the largest The post Malaysian telcos Celcom and DiGi approve merger agreement appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
AWS opens second India regionby Peter Cohen on November 22, 2022 at 4:48 pm
Hyderabad joins Mumbai as AWS expands its Asia Pacific presence Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced Monday the general availability of its second region in India. The new Hyderabad region, located in the state of Telangana, is called ap-south-2 and has launched with three Availability Zones. Regions represent the highest level of AWS’s global infrastructure. Regions The post AWS opens second India region appeared first on RCR Wireless News.
European Commission calls for collaboration on 5G infra securityby Juan Pedro Tomás on November 22, 2022 at 4:47 pm
The EC noted that the calls aim to strengthen the cybersecurity of 5G network infrastructure by supporting secure services The European Commission has launched an invitation to companies, government agencies and other organizations to submit proposals for “innovative” cybersecurity solutions for 5G network infrastructure, the body said in a release. The EC noted that an The post European Commission calls for collaboration on 5G infra security appeared first on RCR Wireless News.