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Tier 1 MNO Uses EXFO Solutions to Quickly Isolate and Resolve RF Interference and PIM Issues
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6/30/2018  | 
Discover how SkyRAN, the smarter way to detect, locate and resolve RF interference and fiber issues, helped this MNO improve network performance and subscriber confidence.
Active Service Assurance Automation: The Critical Role of Topology and Real-Time Service Analytics
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6/27/2018  | 
Today’s communications service providers (CSPs) are facing rapid changes in the industry. This is driven by various factors, including fluctuating services brought on by mergers and acquisitions, digital transformations that are redefining the CSP’s MO, over the top (OTT) competitors driving down revenues to satisfy bandwidth-hungry customers and devices, and the pressure to keep up with technical innovations such as 5G.
Next-generation Wi-Fi goes hand in hand with 5G
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6/26/2018  | 
Wi-Fi is a remarkable success story. Wi-Fi has been around for decades, and yet it continues to evolve, add new functionality, and improve in performance. Today, it is difficult to imagine what wireless connectivity would be without Wi-Fi. And as we move to 5G, the two technologies will be the main pillars supporting our pervasive connectivity needs of the future. This conversation between Monica Paolini (Senza Fili) and Carlos Cordeiro (Intel Corporation), explores these themes and more.
Video: Next-generation Wi-Fi goes hand in hand with 5G
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6/26/2018  | 
This compelling video interview between Monica Paolini (Senza Fili) and Carlos Cordeiro (Intel Corporation) as they discuss the evolution of Wi-FI and its role in supporting the IMT-2020 vision for the next generation of wireless connectivity.
Huawei’s CloudAIR 2.0 Defines New Benchmark for Multi-Band & Multi-RAT Networks
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6/25/2018  | 
CloudAIR 2.0 supports the dynamic, on-demand allocation of spectrum resources between GSM, UMTS, LTE, and 5G NR. Given the situation of spectrum shortage, CloudAIR 2.0 can increase MBB network capacity and release suppressed traffic. Find out more in this asset from Huawei.
Huawei's GLocal Ecosystem - Helping Carriers Unlock the Golden Era of IoT
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6/25/2018  | 
IoT is adopted in one industry after another. Collaboration across the ecosystem is key to the advancement of IoT. The Huawei Glocal ecosystem will enable carriers to quickly build their own open and healthy ecosystems , and give carriers fast access to the IoT market.
Webinar: 3GPP 5G Phase 1 standards reality check
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6/13/2018  | 
White paper: Security challenges and opportunities for 5G mobile networks
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6/13/2018  | 
5G networks will support a variety of use cases with challenging security requirements. This paper summarizes the current status of 5G security and outlines the essential elements of the future 5G security architecture.
White Paper: A cloud native architecture will be key for 5G NGC
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6/13/2018  | 
The 5G core network will use a cloud-native architecture that can deliver expanded service capabilities, scalability, agility and new network functions, so organizations can monetize 5G across multiple industries.
White paper: 5G new radio networks
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6/13/2018  | 
This white paper illustrates 5G capabilities and explains the main technologies needed in 5G, including new spectrum, new antenna technologies known as massive Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO), network slicing and new network architecture.
White paper: Unleashing the economic potential of network slicing
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6/13/2018  | 
Network slicing will enable new customer segments to be served with highly personalized services. This paper describes a Bell Labs Consulting analysis of network slicing to understand and address its business viability and practical limitations.
Ultra-Reliable Low-Latency 5G for Industrial Automation
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6/8/2018  | 
The first specifications for 5G New Radio (NR) have been agreed, and commercial 5G mobile broadband services are expected to launch in 2019. 5G NR, however, will enable many more commercial opportunities. This white paper discusses how, using the ultra- reliable low-latency communication (URLLC) capabilities of 5G, operators and enterprises can address diverse, high-performance use cases linked to industrial automation.
Why 5G Needs a Helping Hand
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6/8/2018  | 
5G is going to revolutionize communications, industry and society, but it can’t do it without a strong 4G base from which to build upon. This report highlights some of the key advances and considerations in the industry right now as mobile operators undertake the evolution to a 5G environment.
The Accelerating Momentum of Connected & Autonomous Vehicles
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6/7/2018  | 
This white paper outlines the current landscape for connected and autonomous vehicles, which can benefit society in terms of fewer accidents and better road safety, as well as help the environment by reducing congestion and resulting pollution.
Remote Access and Monitoring of Fiber-Based Fronthaul Networks
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6/5/2018  | 
MNOs are expanding their fronthaul networks to get ready for 5G. As more RRHs are deployed, the number of RF signals and fiber connections monitored—and trouble tickets generated—will skyrocket, increasing the technician’s workload. Discover SkyRAN: EXFO’s scalable remote access and monitoring solution, providing fast, easy access to the status of fiber optic infrastructure and RF spectrum, anytime and from anywhere.


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