Edge computing Avoiding crowds, managing queues, and monitoring social distancing will all be possible at Cisco-powered sporting venues using mobile edge computing (MEC) from Verizon Business.
Research A new survey from GWS has illustrated how much confusion there is about 5G connectivity in the United States, with almost a half wrongly believing that their iPhone supports 5G.
Research In a review of the top 22 countries currently rolling out 5G, South Korea beat out the competition, further cementing its position as the world’s best-connected country.
Research In a survey of 3,000 UK consumers, OPPO has found that millennials are twice as likely to embrace 5G technology as those people in the over-55 age group.
Research A new Nokia ‘Center of Excellence’ will be established at Tampere University's ‘Kampusareena’ in Hervanta, to further the development of the company’s ReefShark 5G chipset.
Autonomous vehicles New lab from O2 and the ESA will explore next-gen connectivity for connected and autonomous vehicles (CAVs), using both 5G and satellite communications.
Infrastructure Nokia has announced the world’s first automated 4G and 5G network slicing within RAN, transport and core domains, enabling services to be rolled out in minutes.
Networking Speedcast, a specialist in delivering network solutions for the maritime, mining, and energy sectors, has partnered with Nokia to deliver 4.9G private networks to its customers.
Infrastructure BridgeComm and Nokia to deliver high-speed optical wireless communications (OWC) for 5G sites, technology which can deliver 100Gbps throughput, without the need to lay fiber.
Edge computing In his latest blog post, Jason Zander, executive vice president of Microsoft Azure, has outlined the company’s vision for 5G in the next phase of network development.
Infrastructure Nokia has announced that it has been selected by BT as a 5G RAN supplier, making the Finnish telecoms giant BT’s largest infrastructure partner.
Research Working with Ericsson, Hitachi is hoping to expand its Lumada IoT platform, which it says will improve machine uptime, whilst improving data handling and efficiency.
Research Four new companies have joined the 5G Open Innovation Lab as ‘founding partners’ to fuel the development of new 5G capabilities and use cases in the US and beyond.
Event Positive Technologies will present a free webinar at the start of October, titled ‘Migrating mobile networks to 5G: a smooth and secure approach’.
Research Siemens, Tharus, and Seagate have joined the UK’s Industrial 5G Accelerator, a partnership between Ericsson and Digital Catapult, the UK’s leading advanced digital technology innovation centre.
Edge computing Verizon and AWS have added three 5G mobile edge computing cities, bringing the total to five, and here we take a look at the companies taking advantage of the new opportunities at the 5G edge.
Transport Mobilitie and Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) will provide next generation 5G connectivity to passengers on the fifth busiest public transportation system in the US.
Infrastructure Customers expect a seamless experience with 5G, and service providers are now turning to AI to help identify and manage issues that impact on a consistent quality of experience (QoE).
Broadcasting Telia, TV2 Denmark, and BB&S, have partnered to produce a new proof-of-concept for film and broadcast lighting, which could enable remote production, improved efficiency, and cost savings.
Cloud Varnish Software has launched Varnish Edge Cloud, a virtualized 5G CDN solution that enables CSPs to deliver front-to-back 5G services.
Infrastructure By digitising its 5G deployment, Nokia now enables network rollouts to be executed swiftly and cost-effectively, reducing time-to-market and driving revenue generation.
Hotspots Arriving on September 18th, the Netgear Nighthawk 5G Mobile Hotspot Pro will be exclusively available to AT&T customers in the US.
Use cases ‘Speed of Thought’, a new documentary produced in partnership with Verizon, hopes to shine a light on the huge potential of 5G by focusing on innovative use cases.
Infrastructure CSPs can now access a new upgrade to Nokia’s self-organising network tool for 5G, Cognitive SON, which uses machine learning to increase operational efficiency.
Gaming Ribbon Communications has surveyed 5,000 gamers about their views on 5G, highlighting the increasing willingness of gamers to spend more for superior speeds and lower latency.