The company building America's fourth mobile network does not appear to share policymakers' concerns about the dominance of the public clouds.
Tareq Amin, group chief technology officer at Rakuten Mobile, discusses his company's open RAN deployments and the evolution of a new kind of mobile network.
According to open RAN proponents, the technology can improve everything from cybersecurity to the digital divide – as long as lawmakers cough up a little funding.
Japan's newest operator can expect a surge of interest in its service after adding the country's most popular mobile gadget to its catalog.
The Swedish equipment vendor delivers another strong set of results for its first quarter as geopolitics continues to affect its business.
The test and integration lab at its Newbury headquarters will be a catalyst for the new-look technology, the UK operator hopes.
The British government is pushing through an 'open' agenda that will restrict operators' freedom of choice.
A government-appointed taskforce wants to interfere in the decisions that operators make about their suppliers, according to a report.
Triangle Telephone Cooperative (TTC) is based in Central Montana and counts around 17,000 subscribers. It's considering ripping out Huawei's core and replacing it with open RAN equipment.
The companies promise a 64T64R radio unit competitive with the best from traditional players by late 2021.
The 5G equipment giant seems to be one of the only telecom companies in China that is not crazy about open RAN.
Dish Network is now promising 'a cloud-native solution that integrates network security from the foundation up.' Nokia, Allot and Palo Alto Networks are providing the details.
Open RAN comes to Afghanistan, as Etisalat partners with Parallel Wireless – and operators eye the developing world as prime networks to open up.
Heavy Reading analyst Gabriel Brown offers up a preview of the upcoming two-day Open RAN World Digital Conference.
Ericsson launches an open lab to work on virtualized 5G RAN, part of its campaign to head off virtualization and cloud RAN moves by Samsung and Nokia.
Supplier partner Altiostar says performance of Japan's open RAN operator compares 'favorably' with other mobile networks in the country.
Firefighter, repairman and architect, Tommi Uitto is knocking the Finnish vendor's 5G business into shape.
Samsung Networks has landed yet another major 5G customer, signing with NTT DoCoMo to supply open RAN and related solutions.
Group looks to fast-track open RAN deployments by teaming up with Japan's Rakuten Mobile.
Finnish vendor announces partnerships with AWS, Azure and Google with an initial focus on private mobile networks for enterprises.