Next Generation Mobile Networks

LTE and 5G Wireless Standards Continue to Evolve with Each New 3GPP Release

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 5:30pm

5G Americas ,the wireless industry trade association and voice of 5G and LTE for the Americas, today announced the publication of a white paper 3GPP Releases 16, 17 & Beyond ,providing an update on the newest 3GPP releases launching the next chapter of 5G standardization and beyond.

Key Points: 
  • 5G Americas ,the wireless industry trade association and voice of 5G and LTE for the Americas, today announced the publication of a white paper 3GPP Releases 16, 17 & Beyond ,providing an update on the newest 3GPP releases launching the next chapter of 5G standardization and beyond.
  • For decades, 3GPP has maintained detailed mechanisms through standards which have enabled billions of worldwide users to access mobile communications.
  • Despite all the global challenges during this historic year dealing with COVID-19, 3GPP finalized Release 16 and initiated the work on Release 17.
  • 5G Americas is invested in developing a connected wireless community while leading 5G development for all the Americas.

T-Mobile to Expand and Advance the Nation’s Largest 5G Network with New 5-Year Agreements

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 11:29pm

T-Mobile already has the largest 5G network in the country, said Neville Ray, T-Mobile President of Technology.

Key Points: 
  • T-Mobile already has the largest 5G network in the country, said Neville Ray, T-Mobile President of Technology.
  • Building on two decades of partnership, the Un-carrier will work with Ericsson and Nokia to expand its nationwide 5G network for better 5G coverage and future game-changing experiences, and advanced network capabilities like 5G carrier aggregation.
  • T-Mobile also plans to add advanced technical capabilities like voice over 5G (VoNR), network slicing, and multi-user massive MIMO to its 5G network.
  • T-Mobile is already Americas 5G leader with the most advanced 5G network and fast 5G speeds in more places than any other wireless provider.

Fibocom to Be The First in Providing Engineering Samples of 5G Module Based on MediaTek Chipset Platform

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 3:00pm

The module is based on the MediaTek chipset platform and will be available in two versions.

Key Points: 
  • The module is based on the MediaTek chipset platform and will be available in two versions.
  • The module supports 5G Sub-6GHz 2CC Carrier Aggregation 200MHz frequency and 5G + WiFi-6 connectivity to provide a high-speed and low-latency 5G network experience.
  • Fibocom will be the first in the industry to provide engineering samples of 5G modules based on the MediaTek chipset platform.
  • Fibocom will be the first in the industry to provide engineering samples of 5G modules based on the MediaTek chipset platform.

Nokia and M1 partner with 5G standalone Core to drive Singapore’s 5G ecosystem

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 2:00am

Nokia and M1 building highly secure, containerized and cloud-native 5G standalone Core to enhance M1 network resilience and performance

Key Points: 
  • Nokia and M1 building highly secure, containerized and cloud-native 5G standalone Core to enhance M1 network resilience and performance
    Helping M1 to develop strategic partnerships with government agencies, universities and leading enterprises
    Espoo, Finland Nokia and M1 have signed a partnership agreement to deploy Nokias cloud-native Core software in order to drive Singapores 5G standalone network launch in 2021.
  • Nokia 5G standalone Core, developed with open-source and licensed software components, and consisting mainly of 5G cloud-native Core and Cloud Packet Core software, will offer M1 the reliability, scalability, flexibility and performance needed to efficiently deliver network capabilities like cloud gaming and immersive experience applications for Singaporean 5G customers.
  • With Nokias 5G standalone Core integrated into our 5G network, we are well positioned to harness the endless possibilities that 5G standalone can bring about.
  • Raghav Sahgal, President of Cloud and Network Services at Nokia, said: With Nokia 5G standalone Core, we are pleased to be expanding our long-standing partnership with M1, enabling Singapores transformation to 5G by providing a host of new capabilities.

LTE & 5G for Critical Communications Market 2020 Ecosystems In-depth Analysis, Key Players, Demands, Trend, Share, Size, Strategies and Forecasts to 2030

Monday, December 28, 2020 - 10:00am

PUNE, India, Dec. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports present LTE & 5G for Critical Communications: 2020 - 2030 - Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies & Forecasts Research Report with 2000 no.

Key Points: 
  • PUNE, India, Dec. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports present LTE & 5G for Critical Communications: 2020 - 2030 - Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies & Forecasts Research Report with 2000 no.
  • At present, most critical communications user organizations employ LTE and 5G NR as complementary technologies to augment existing voice-centric LMR networks with broadband capabilities.
  • Spanning over 2,000 pages, the ""LTE & 5G for Critical Communications: 2020 2030 Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies & Forecasts"" report package encompasses two comprehensive reports covering the use of LTE and 5G NR networks for critical communications.
  • When will MCX, IOPS, HPUE and other 3GPP-defined critical communications features be widely employed in LTE and 5G networks?

LTE & 5G for Critical Communications Market 2020 Ecosystems In-depth Analysis, Key Players, Demands, Trend, Share, Size, Strategies and Forecasts to 2030

Monday, December 28, 2020 - 10:00am

PUNE, India, Dec. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports present LTE & 5G for Critical Communications: 2020 - 2030 - Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies & Forecasts Research Report with 2000 no.

Key Points: 
  • PUNE, India, Dec. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports present LTE & 5G for Critical Communications: 2020 - 2030 - Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies & Forecasts Research Report with 2000 no.
  • At present, most critical communications user organizations employ LTE and 5G NR as complementary technologies to augment existing voice-centric LMR networks with broadband capabilities.
  • Spanning over 2,000 pages, the ""LTE & 5G for Critical Communications: 2020 2030 Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies & Forecasts"" report package encompasses two comprehensive reports covering the use of LTE and 5G NR networks for critical communications.
  • When will MCX, IOPS, HPUE and other 3GPP-defined critical communications features be widely employed in LTE and 5G networks?

Global 5G Business Services Markets, 2020-2025: Lucrative Opportunities in 5G Support of Private Wireless Networks, WAN Connectivity, and Fixed Wireless Access

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 - 3:00pm

It addresses specific opportunities such as 5G support of private wireless networks, WAN connectivity, and fixed wireless access for business.

Key Points: 
  • It addresses specific opportunities such as 5G support of private wireless networks, WAN connectivity, and fixed wireless access for business.
  • Accordingly, the business to business (B2B) market is viewed as significantly more attractive than the business to consumer (B2C) market for 5G.
  • The 5G business services market will also be very important in support of private wireless networks for both fixed wireless WAN connectivity for business-owned networks as well as carrier turn-key solutions involving both 5G and edge computing deployments.
  • By way of example, we see the 5G business services market comprised largely of point-solutions like the aforementioned fixed wireless WAN connectivity for businesses.

5G Chipset Market worth $67.2 billion by 2027 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 1:30pm

With the implementation of 5G network, customers can access and download data at high speed.

Key Points: 
  • With the implementation of 5G network, customers can access and download data at high speed.
  • Increasing use of smartphones to drive the demand for 5G chipsets; however, chipset manufacturers are working on developing 5G chipsets for other mobile devices too.
  • The 5G chipset market in APAC is foreseen to grow at a significant rate.
  • The growth of the 5G chipset market in APAC is mainly driven by increasing developments (such as R&D activities, investments, and partnerships among companies) related to 5G in countries such as Japan, China, and South Korea.

5G Chipset Market worth $67.2 billion by 2027 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 1:30pm

With the implementation of 5G network, customers can access and download data at high speed.

Key Points: 
  • With the implementation of 5G network, customers can access and download data at high speed.
  • Increasing use of smartphones to drive the demand for 5G chipsets; however, chipset manufacturers are working on developing 5G chipsets for other mobile devices too.
  • The 5G chipset market in APAC is foreseen to grow at a significant rate.
  • The growth of the 5G chipset market in APAC is mainly driven by increasing developments (such as R&D activities, investments, and partnerships among companies) related to 5G in countries such as Japan, China, and South Korea.

Nokia and Togocom deploy first 5G network in West Africa

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 10:00am

Espoo, Finland Nokia today announced that it has been selected by African mobile operator, Togocom in a three-year deal to deploy 5G across the country.

Key Points: 
  • Espoo, Finland Nokia today announced that it has been selected by African mobile operator, Togocom in a three-year deal to deploy 5G across the country.
  • In the capital city Lom, the 5G network has just been launched -- the first time a 5G network has been deployed in West Africa.
  • Togocom uses the increased capacity of its new 5G network to connect fixed subscribers using the Nokia FastMile 5G gateway.
  • Pierre Chaume, Vice President of North and West Africa at Nokia, said: We are delighted to continue our long-standing and successful partnership with Togocom by supporting them in becoming the first mobile operator in West Africa to deliver commercial 5G services to their subscribers.