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  • Six global carriers form group for MEC, 5G interoperability
    by Kelly Hill on January 15, 2020 at 5:28 pm

    Six of the largest telecom operators in the world have put together a new group, the 5G Future Forum, which is focused on interoperability and adoption of 5G and mobile edge computing. The founding members of the 5G Future Forum are América Móvil, KT, Rogers, Telstra, Verizon and Vodafone. According to a statement from the [...] The post Six global carriers form group for MEC, 5G interoperability appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • Qualcomm: The destinies of 5G and Wi-Fi 6 are intertwined
    by Catherine Sbeglia on January 15, 2020 at 5:02 pm

    Wi-fi has always been symbiotic for cellular, Qualcomm exec says Between Qualcomm’s reveal of its new Snapdragon Ride Platform, a two-chip autonomous vehicles platform designed to help automakers and Tier 1 suppliers achieve true vehicle autonomy faster and the announcement of aptXTM Voice audio, a voice codec that provides high definition voice quality over a [...] The post Qualcomm: The destinies of 5G and Wi-Fi 6 are intertwined appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • AT&T wins 5G contract for Nevada Air Force Base
    by Catherine Sbeglia on January 15, 2020 at 4:58 pm

    The AT&T 5G service will cover 40,000 Air Force personnel, family members and retirees AT&T has been selected to provide 5G and FirstNet services to the Nellis Air Force Base in southern Nevada, which reportedly covers more than 14,000 acres and is one of the biggest employers in the area. The plan is to equip more than 40,000 [...] The post AT&T wins 5G contract for Nevada Air Force Base appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • Senate bill would put $1.25B in play for 5G O-RAN R&D, security
    by Kelly Hill on January 15, 2020 at 4:55 pm

    A new, bipartisan bill in the Senate would require the Federal Communications Commission to set aside $750 million in spectrum auction proceeds to strengthen the ecosystem of open standards-based 5G solutions that don’t originate from China, including OpenRAN and the Telecom Infra Project. The bill also calls for $500 million to be used to fund [...] The post Senate bill would put $1.25B in play for 5G O-RAN R&D, security appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • UK PM urges Huawei critics to come up with alternatives for 5G
    by Juan Pedro Tomás on January 15, 2020 at 4:07 pm

      U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that critics of Chinese vendor Huawei must come up with alternative providers to supply equipment for 5G networks, as the U.S. government increased the pressure for a ban on the Chinese vendor. During an interview with BBC News, Johnson said that he would not support any infrastructure which [...] The post UK PM urges Huawei critics to come up with alternatives for 5G appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • Saudi Arabia aims to award two MVNO licenses in Q3 2020
    by Juan Pedro Tomás on January 15, 2020 at 4:02 pm

      Saud Arabia’s Communication and Information Technology Commission (CITC) expects to award two mobile virtual network operator licenses for foreign operators interested in investing in the Saudi telecom market, a spokesperson at CITC told RCR Wireless News. The spokesperson said that the two licenses will be officially awarded during the third quarter of the year. [...] The post Saudi Arabia aims to award two MVNO licenses in Q3 2020 appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • Rohde & Schwarz White Paper: The Wi-Fi® 6 Revolution is a Wakeup Call for Your Test Strategy
    by Rohde & Schwarz on January 15, 2020 at 2:00 pm

    The new IEEE 802.11ax amendment (Wi-Fi 6) intends to improve the WLAN system efficiency, focusing on the throughput per station in dense and outdoor environments. Wi-Fi 6 allows for the first time the scheduled communication of several stations (STA) at the same time, to and from the access point (AP) by introduction of OFDMA. It [...] The post Rohde & Schwarz White Paper: The Wi-Fi® 6 Revolution is a Wakeup Call for Your Test Strategy appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • Qualcomm: ‘Wi-Fi 6 has turned the whole adoption paradigm on its head’
    by Catherine Sbeglia on January 14, 2020 at 5:06 pm

    Qualcomm: every single premium tier flagship phone in the world will have Wi-Fi 6 capability this year At CES, VP and GM of Qualcomm’s Mobile & Compute Connectivity Business Unit Dino Bekis spoke with RCR Wireless News about the company’s FastConnect 6800 Mobile Connectivity Subsystem, an advanced 14nm 2×2 Mobile Connectivity SoC with Wi-Fi 6 [...] The post Qualcomm: ‘Wi-Fi 6 has turned the whole adoption paradigm on its head’ appeared first on RCR Wireless News.



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