South Korean operator completes trials of 28GHz-based 5G services in partnership with Samsung.
It has started now but it could be months before mobile operators start bidding, which makes 600MHz another candidate for 5G, according to the FCC.
Mobile World Congress served to underline how 2016 will be a pivotal year for the Internet of Things.
SK Telecom is mobilizing Central Office Re-architected as a Data Center (CORD) to take advantage of virtualization, faster responsiveness to user needs, reducing the load on the backhaul and moving content closer to the network edge, says Kang-Won Lee, SVP of Research and Development at SK Telecom.
There's still time to enter this year's Leading Lights awards -- here are the details you need.
T-Mobile is the latest US carrier to ask the FCC for a 5G millimeter wave radio test license.
How cable operators can prepare to grasp the mobility opportunity.
The impending arrival of 5G will create a whole new generation gap.
While Tele2 is pressing ahead with the virtualization of its networks, its chief operating officer has a few bugbears about the current state of NFV technology.
FCC's chairman talks spectrum to the powers-that-be in D.C.
The company reorganization disclosed this week – including the departure of longtime service provider chief Kelly Ahuja – signals a fundamental realignment of Cisco and the industry around cloud computing.
Pan-European operator backs OpenStack and says virtualization will broaden the range of services it can offer customers.
Welcome one and all to our new 5G site!
Join WiC and Boingo CTO Derek Peterson and VP of Marketing Lauren de la Fuente for a radio show on Thursday at 1PM ET on how they are recruiting more women.
We are now in the midst of a journey to 5G, says Ericsson's Ewaldsson, one that will require more co-operation across diverse industries than the mobile world has ever seen.
5G offers a great opportunity to re-write the industry playbook for a new era, but how that happens is important.
Hurry up folks -- you've got only days to hit the entry deadline for this year's Leading Lights awards.
Research boss Sara Mazur advises females in ICT: pick an area you're interested in, do a great job, pick the right company and manager and be vocal about what you want.
Sara Mazur, the head of Ericsson Research, says she has the coolest job in the world – developing the technologies that will power the future. Up now: 5G.
Operators see CORD as a means of enabling network innovation.
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Huawei powers Finland-Germany link; Sky falls foul of ad authority; Proximus creates "smart mobility" joint venture.
Carrier aggregation takes Sprint up to 300 Mbit/s downlink in the lab.
Open source community is growing and its primary use case, for the evolution of the central office, is driving much of that growth, this week demonstrating two new flavors.
T-Mobile CFO says Verizon's rush to 5G is driven by a burning need for new spectrum.
'Densification' will help lay the groundwork for a 5G network, Sprint CFO says.
Hutchison Global Communications deploys vendor's fronthaul transport gear to offer wholesale services to Hong Kong's mobile operators.
Interconnection giant will use Wedge 100 switches developed by Facebook and contributed to OCP and collaborate on open source ecosystem.
New network technologies will not help telcos to reinvent themselves.
In the heart of the Silicon Valley, Steve Saunders, CEO of Light Reading, sits down with Gigamon CEO Paul Hooper to discuss the Gigamon success story, virtualization, 5G and the other new hot trends in the industry.
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: smartphones spreading more malware; ADVA joins 5G initiative; major subsea link lands in France.
At MWC 2016, SK Telecom provided a glimpse of the kind of services we can expect in a 5G world.