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The White House and the Department of Defense announced they would release 100MHz of midband spectrum in the 3450-3550MHz band for 5G by the end of the summer.
Verizon said its mobile edge computing offering running through Amazon Web Services is now commercially available in Boston and the Bay Area.
The FCC announced the rules that will govern its upcoming auction of C-band spectrum licenses for midband 5G.
Says net sales were negatively impacted by about $50 million due to supply constraints related to the pandemic.
Samsung said its new Galaxy Note20 and Z Fold2 smartphones and S7 tablets sport both millimeter wave and sub-6GHz 5G.
Intel and VMware said their teaming on virtualized Radio Access Networks (RAN) will speed the rollout of such technology for 4G and 5G operators.
SES said it will use US-based companies including United Launch Alliance, Northrop Grumman and Boeing to adjust its network for the upcoming C-band spectrum auction.
Raycap said its new InvisiWave Screen Panel can easily hide 5G and 4G small cells.
Verizon said customers with 5G phones can access 5G services in South Korea.
Vogt will remain on the ATX Networks board.
Dish taps Tucows as technology partner for its retail wireless business.
Includes the addition of 102,000 residential video customers, 842,000 broadband subs and 325,000 mobile lines.
Company cites a large increase in its wireless product backlog.
U.S. Cellular said it will offer 5G services across parts of California, Maine, Maryland, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.
ZTE and True Corporation announce collaboration to build a commercial 5G network in Thailand.
Oceus Networks, which supplies 4G and 5G equipment to the US military, announced that it has been acquired by Battle Investment Group.
The National Science Foundation's (NSF) Platforms for Advanced Wireless Research (PAWR) program said it will allocate $300,000 each to universities in Iowa and Nebraska for next-generation wireless technology research.
Research and consulting firm Gartner said the market for 5G network infrastructure will double to $8.1 billion in revenue in 2002.
Xilinx has joined the Open RAN Policy Coalition to support development and deployment of open RAN 5G tech.
Etisalat, an existing Affirmed customer, adds on a platform for digital services and infrastructure.
Verizon is the first recipient of a US-manufactured commercial 5G basestation from Ericsson.
Qualcomm said its new Quick Charge 5 technology for Android can charge devices from 0% to 50% battery power in five minutes.
Harmonic will partner with SES to free up spectrum for 5G while enabling C-band customers to maintain quality and resilience.
Deutsche Telekom says half the population in Germany is now covered, and that 5G will reach two thirds of the German population in 2020.
The convergent core network will provide advanced services for 4G/5G mobile subscribers and fixed wireless access (FWA) subscribers.
Jean-Pascal Tricoire, CEO of Schneider Electric, has been appointed to Qualcomm's board and will serve on the Governance Committee.
Carrier said 5G is now available to more than 205 million consumers in in 395 coverage markets across the US.
The solutions suite, built with IBM technology, is designed to enhance Wipro's BoundaryLess Enterprise – Universal Edge portfolio.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise's 5G Lab is a test and development environment where telcos and partners can validate and integrate 5G network solutions.
MTS, Motorola, Qualcomm said the new motorola edge+ smartphone for the Russian market will support 5G transmissions in millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum, expanding such offerings outside of the US.
Verizon said it will use artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies from Cellwize to more effectively deploy and manage its 5G cell sites.
Corning said it will work with EnerSys to more quickly connect small cells to power for electricity and fiber for backhaul.
Verizon said it successfully tested its standalone 5G core and will begin pushing traffic onto the core later this year.
Says applications now being sought for fifth cohort focused on fire response and situatonal awareness.
Verizon and Ericsson said they demonstrated Integrated Access Backhaul technology working in the operator's millimeter wave (mmWave) 5G network.
Marking a 5G milestone, Ericsson's software enables 5G NR to operate independently of 4G networks.
Ericsson said its new Hybrid AIR and Interleaved AIR support 5G in midband spectrum without increasing in size.
The FCC said companies that get money from its Universal Service Fund cannot use it to purchase equipment from Huawei or ZTE due to national security concerns.
AT&T said it switched on dynamic spectrum sharing (DSS) in more markets, and that it now offers lowband 5G service to fully 160 million people.
Liberty Latin America names Ericsson as its sole mobile core network vendor in a major network modernization drive.
Verizon said it will work with Digital Catapult to help develop 5G and edge computing services in Verizon's London 5G Lab.
Dish says net proceeds will be used for 'general corporate purposes,' but offering enters the picture as company moves ahead on a major mobile initiative.
Hawaii Tourism Authority selects Boingo for cellular services at 1.1 million square foot convention center.
Toyota said it will work with Nokia and others to test 4G and 5G private wireless networks at its manufacturing design center in Fukuoka, Japan.
Verizon said it successfully tested dynamic spectrum sharing (DSS) technology in Texas and Minnesota, a move that positions the operator to offer 5G nationwide.
Amazon Web Services said its new Snowcone edge computing device can be used for applications ranging from IoT to private wireless LTE networks.
AT&T said it tested RAN Intelligent Controller (RIC) technology over its millimeter wave 5G network with vendor Nokia.
Qualcomm said its new Robotics RB5 platform can support the development of robots using 5G and artificial intelligence.
Qualcomm said its new Snapdragon 690 5G Mobile Platform would support less expensive 5G phones.
Includes first Universal Service Funding targeted for 5G deployments, agency says.
Samsung Galaxy S20 5G and Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G users will now see the 5G icon on their handsets following software update.
The FCC voted along party lines to approve rules that would allow cell tower companies to more quickly and easily update existing towers.
Rakuten used testing equipment from Spirent Communications for its 4G network and its planned 5G network.
BCE said it will use equipment from Ericsson to build out a 5G network in Canada.
Laurent Therivel, a former AT&T executive, will replace outgoing CEO Kenneth Meyers at U.S. Cellular starting July 1.
The FCC said Eutelsat, Intelsat, SES, Star One and Telesat all agreed to its accelerated timeline for a C-Band spectrum auction for 5G.
T-Mobile and GCI in Alaska inked a 5G roaming agreement that T-Mobile said will give its customers a 5G connection across all 50 US states.
A new survey of networking executives by Deloitte found that 76% said 5G will be a 'critical' networking technology for their company in three years.
Comtech finalized a contract upgrade worth over $1.3M with a Tier 1 telecom company.
The Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada will begin testing a 5G network for a variety of applications starting in 2021.
Ligado Networks, which recently scored FCC approval for 5G operations in its spectrum, said it raised $100 million in new investments.
The Wireless Broadband Alliance recently took control of the OpenRoaming standard for Wi-Fi, and supporters include the likes of AT&T, Deutsche Telekom, Boingo and others.
OneWeb, which is in Chapter 11 bankruptcy, asked the FCC for permission to launch more low Earth orbit (LEO) satellites to support services including offerings for 5G.
The $2.7M project aims to show how finite amounts of spectrum can be maximized with machine-driven resource allocation.
Zyxel Communications said it will begin producing its 5G fixed wireless access (FWA) products starting in the second quarter of 2020.
SES said it will support the FCC's 'accelerated timeline' for the C-Band spectrum auction for 5G.
Says support for open and interoperable tech will help create secure approach to 5G and future network generations.
With a focus on rural areas, Intelsat says the 'turnkey' managed service will help US operators quickly deploy 4G and 5G coverage.
Geoverse and Communications Technology Services (CTS) said they will partner to develop portable, private and temporary LTE/5G networks for sale to enterprises like construction companies.
The Open RAN Policy Coalition announced its board of directors, headed by a top AT&T executive.
Verizon said it will support 5G millimeter wave signal repeaters from Movandi Corporation, Pivotal Commware and Wistron NeWeb Corporation.
Nokia and KDDI in Japan said they will work on 'a fully cloudified RAN solution' in a new joint venture.
Nokia boasted of 'the world's fastest 5G speeds' using 800MHz of millimeter wave spectrum, reaching 4.7Gbit/s.
Equipment vendor said it reached 4.7 Gbit/s via an Over-the-Air (OTA) network and 800 MHz of commercial millimeter wave 5G spectrum.
Altiostar said it showed off 5G MIMO with NEC and Rakuten working on the O-RAN Alliance specification.
T-Mobile said it will continue to support Sprint's startup accelerator program, naming six startups it will support for 5G development.
According to the American Customer Satisfaction Index, overall customer satisfaction in the US wireless industry declined 1.3% to a score of 74 (on a scale of 0 to 100) during a period when operators launched their first 5G offerings.
The 5G Open Innovation Lab said it launched its program with support from founding partners Intel, NASA and T-Mobile.
Verizon said it closed its previously announced purchase of videoconferencing provider BlueJeans, and said it will be 'deeply integrated into Verizon's current and future 5G product roadmap.'
Taiwan Star Telecom said it will build a 5G network with equipment from Nokia.
RTO Wireless said it will team with infrastructure provider ExteNet Systems to build a network running in the 3.5GHz CBRS spectrum band.
Jeff White joins company from Here Technologies.
The FCC voted to approve the release of 6MHz in the 900MHz band for broadband operations, including LTE, in a move that will benefit 900MHz license holder Anterix.
Telia in Norway has switched on its 5G commercial network, powered by Ericsson.
The cloud partnership with IBM and Red Hat will prepare Airtel's network for emerging technologies such as 5G and edge computing.
Good news for gamers, possibly.
The multi-gigabit data call marks the companies' first successful demonstration of 5G carrier aggregation.
Dish ends quarter with 11.32 million pay-TV subs, including 9.01 million Dish TV subs and 2.31 million Sling TV subs.
IBM and Red Hat partner on solutions to help enterprises and telecommunications companies speed their transition to edge computing in the 5G era.
Nokia and Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) are complementing their 3.5GHz 5G rollout with the deployment of lowband 700MHz spectrum.
Telstra said it can now handle standalone 5G traffic with equipment from Ericsson, and expects to begin selling phones capable of accessing the technology by the end of this year.
Charter loses 70,000 video subs in the period, adds 290,000 mobile lines and 563,000 broadband subs.
Amdocs said it is now selling services for the newly freed 3.5GHz CBRS spectrum band, including Spectrum Access System (SAS) offerings and options for 5G private wireless networks.
ZTE and China Unicom have partnered to implement SuperDSS, the industry's first Tri-RAT dynamic spectrum sharing solution.
Qualcomm earns 41 cents a share on revenues of $5.2 billion during Q2 and said it expects to see about a "30% reduction in handset shipments."
Watch Communications, a wireless network operator in the Midwest, said it will deploy Ericsson's Evolved Packet Core in its network in Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky.
Spirent announced China Telecom used its equipment to test standalone 5G technology.
Software boffins create a path to converged services for operators with cloud-based 5G core deployments.
China Mobile extends 5G RAN partnership with Ericsson as it seeks to further roll out 5G services across the country.