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  • Analyst Angle: the promises and challenges of AI for CSPs
    by Adlane Fellah, Managing Director, WiFi 360 on February 14, 2018 at 11:00 am

      The increasing capability of computer processing power and recent advancements in cloud storage have made the once sci-fi concept of Artificial Intelligence (AI) an enticing reality. Many industries are currently exploring how to best leverage AI, and the telecommunications industry is no exception. In fact, I wrote about the promise of better Wi-Fi in particular [...] The post Analyst Angle: the promises and challenges of AI for CSPs appeared first on RCR Wireless News. […]

  • GWS tests mobile video streaming
    by Kelly Hill on February 13, 2018 at 4:24 pm

    AT&T wins out in GWS mobile video tests Global Wireless Solutions put the four national mobile networks through their video streaming paces and the results put AT&T on top. AT&T had the best performance in three out of four categories, with Verizon coming in second, T-Mobile US third and Sprint in last place. Mobile video [...] The post GWS tests mobile video streaming appeared first on RCR Wireless News. […]

  • DAS updates: CommScope goes digital, ADRF partners with Cheytec
    by Martha DeGrasse on February 13, 2018 at 4:22 pm

    Two leading distributed antenna system vendors have announced new initiatives to help target enterprise customers. CommScope is launching a digital DAS for centralized radio access network (C-RAN) architectures, and ADRF is partnering with Cheytec for faster access to radio signal sources. (More on Cheytec.) “Driving down costs and barriers to in-building wireless implementation will be [...] The post DAS updates: CommScope goes digital, ADRF partners with Cheytec appeared first on RCR Wireless News. […]

  • GCI rolls into SD-WAN market with CloudFlex
    by Nathan Cranford on February 13, 2018 at 4:18 pm

    GCI introduces CloudFlex SD-WAN Telecommunications and technology company General Communications Inc. (GCI) deployed its CloudFlex Software-Defined Wide Area Networking (SD-WAN) yesterday, which moves the management of business networks to the cloud. GCI is Alaska’s largest telephone and wireless provider with around 108,000 cable subscribers across the state. Last year, John Malone’s Liberty Interactive announced it [...] The post GCI rolls into SD-WAN market with CloudFlex appeared first on RCR Wireless News. […]

  • Virtuosys launches edge platform to extend app market reach
    by Nathan Cranford on February 13, 2018 at 3:40 pm

    Virtuosys unveils Edge Application Platform Virtuosys recently premiered its Edge Application Platform, an end-to-end hardware and software solution designed to bring distributed computing close to the edge. Multi-access edge computing (MEC) is a network architecture that extends cloud computing capabilities to the edge of a cellular network. The purpose of MEC is to minimize network [...] The post Virtuosys launches edge platform to extend app market reach appeared first on RCR Wireless News. […]

  • Nokia, Ericsson helping APAC operators get ready for 5G
    by Juan Pedro Tomás on February 13, 2018 at 3:28 pm

    Nokia, Ericsson working with operators in Taiwan, Singapore to speed-up 5G deployments Network infrastructure vendor Nokia has signed a number of agreements with telecom operators in Taiwan in order to accelerate their 5G commercial deployments and enhance their related 4G applications, Taiwanese press reported. According to the vendor’s VP for Greater China Michael Shieh, Nokia [...] The post Nokia, Ericsson helping APAC operators get ready for 5G appeared first on RCR Wireless News. […]

  • Citrix purchases Cedexis to boost hybrid cloud app performance
    by Nathan Cranford on February 13, 2018 at 3:07 pm

    Citrix completes Cedexis acquisition Citrix Systems announced it has acquired Portland cloud-computing startup Cedexis in a move to boost app performance in hybrid and multi-cloud environments. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. Cedexis is a company founded in 2009 with a focus on application delivery and traffic management. The company’s technologies keeps tabs [...] The post Citrix purchases Cedexis to boost hybrid cloud app performance appeared first on RCR Wireless News. […]

  • Verizon claims first 5G NR call using licensed millimeter wave spectrum
    by Sean Kinney, Editor in Chief on February 13, 2018 at 3:01 pm

    4K video streaming 5G test used 28 GHz spectrum Earlier this month, inside a Nokia facility in Murray Hill, N.J., the network infrastructure vendor worked with Verizon and Qualcomm to complete what is being billed as the first over-the-air call based on 3GPP’s non-standalone 5G New Radio specification and using licensed millimeter wave spectrum. Verizon, [...] The post Verizon claims first 5G NR call using licensed millimeter wave spectrum appeared first on RCR Wireless News. […]



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