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Sunday, March 29, 2020
Fujitsu launches first private 5G network in Japan
Fujitsu today was granted Japan's first commercial Private 5G radio station license from the Kanto Bureau of Telecommunications and will...
OneWeb files for Chapter 11
OneWeb filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in a federal court in New York. The company said uncertainty due to the COVID-19 crisis de...
ZTE's 2019 revenue rose 6% to RMB 90 billion, profits up 174%
ZTE reported 2019 annual operating revenue of RMB 90.74 billion (approximately $12.79 billion), representing a year-on-year increase of 6.1%...
MobiledgeX teams with Savari on Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything
MobiledgeX has formed a strategic partnership with Savari, a Silicon Valley-based auto tech company developing Vehicle-to-Everything (V2X) c...
UK's CityFibre acquire FibreNation
CityFibre, the UK’s third national digital infrastructure platform, has acquired FibreNation from TalkTalk Group. The acquired full fibre ...
Nokia tops 3,000 5G patent declarations
Nokia has declared more than 3,000 patent families to the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) as essential for the 5G sta...
Ericsson and Telstra achieve 200km reach on an LTE connection
Telstra has achieved a 200km cell range capability on its mobile network using equipment from Ericsson. The 3GPP specification targets a rea...
Amdocs launches doxi HomeOS
Amdocs introduced a cloud-native home operating system (OS) to help service providers expand their home broadband beyond basic connectivity....
Thursday, March 26, 2020
CableLabs releases DOCSIS 4.0 spec for 10G downlinks
CableLabs released the DOCSIS 4.0 specification, which incorporates both full-duplex and extended spectrum capabilities enabling a downstrea...
Microsoft to acquire Affirmed Networks for telco cloud vEPC
Microsoft agreed to acquire Affirmed Networks. Financial terms were not disclosed. Affirmed Networks, which is based in Acton, Massachus...
Russia's MTS extends contract with Ericsson
MTS, Russia’s largest communications service provider, has extended its long-standing partnership with Ericsson to include a large-scale net...
Slack's latest collaboration metrics
Slack shared the following metrics for its enterprise collaboration platform: Simultaneously connected users increased from 10 million on...
Telia expects negative financial impact from COVID-19
Telia expects the COVID-19 pandemic will have a negative financial impact on its TV & Media unit due to declining advertising revenue. ...
FCC grants AWS-4 spectrum access to AT&T in Puerto Rico
The FCC’s Wireless Telecommunications Bureau granted Special Temporary Authority to AT&T to use AWS-4 spectrum, currently licensed to DI...
A10 reaffirms Q1 guidance
A10 Networks reaffirmed its financial guidance for Q1: Revenue in the range of $51 million to $53 million Non-GAAP gross margin in the r...
Keysight and NVIDIA partner on virtualized RAN
Keysight Technologies and NVIDIA are collaborating on the development of dynamic virtualized radio access network (vRAN) architecture and op...
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
3GPP delays 5G standardization work due to COVID-19
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, 3GPP announced the following important changes to its work schedule. Rel-16 Stage 3 freeze now Ju...
Nokia delivers big capacity boost for 5G with 16-layer MU-MIMO
Nokia has significantly boosted the 5G capacity of its commercial AirScale solution via a software upgrade. The new software release lever...
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