Blu Wireless wins new UK 5G Create project
Blu Wireless, has announced that it is part of the winning bid for the new Liverpool 5G Create project from the UK's Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sports (DCMS), a £7.2 million project. The 18-month programme will see Blu Wireless match-fund and play a significant role in delivering a robust, independent 5G network to help the vital NHS and Social Care services further develop in a post-COVID world.
3.5GHz RF couplers target 5G applications
Design and sales support for a series of surface mount couplers from RN2 have been announced by distributor RFMW.
MediaTek MACsec PHYs MT3729 for 5G infrastructure
MediaTek has announced the commercial availability of its MT3729 product family of 800GbE (Dual 400GbE) MACsec retimer PHYs designed for the high-speed and ultra-low power data transmissions needs of data centers and 5G infrastructure applications, in addition to the stringent security requirements of these applications.
5G powers up IoT at Tech Trends Symposium
A 5G network provides much more than just increased bandwidth and speed - 5G provides the opportunity to deploy artificial intelligence (AI) technology to bring the much-discussed Internet of Things (IoT) out of the laboratory and into the real world. To give people from all walks of life a better understanding of 5G networks, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) held the Tech Trends Symposium 2020 - The Future of Intelligent Connectiv...
SK Telecom opts for Keysight 5G test solutions
Keysight Technologies’ 5G test solutions have been selected by SK Telecom to validate that 5G devices used for enhanced mobile broadband (eMBB) applications perform as intended on the mobile operator's network prior to commercial introduction.
Supporting ultra-low, deterministic latency in 5G
This is a 4-part blog series on the main challenges facing 5G deployments and how you can solve them with the right tools. Part 1 focuses on building complex networks, part 2 is about keeping costs low, this post covers infrastructure requirements, and part 4 explains the need to address new security issues. Guest blog written by Paul Miller.
400G network tester meets need for portability
A test instrument for 400G networks has been unveiled by Anritsu. The Network Master Pro MT1040A is a battery-powered tester with directly mounted QFSP-DD optical modules.
5G network software provider picks Keysight UEE solutions
Mavenir has selected Keysight Technologies’ 5G user equipment emulation (UEE) solutions to accelerate the development of software for 5G radio access network (RAN) and 5G core (5GC) platforms.
Energy-efficient solutions for 5G and IoT edge computing
Delta has launched a digital exhibition under the theme ´Pioneering Energy-efficient Infrastructure Technologies´ to unveil new smart and energy-efficient solutions for 5G and IoT edge computing, e-mobility, as well as smart manufacturing.
4G to 5G: How to keep operating expenses under control
As mentioned in part 1 of this blog series, 5G will require the deployment of significantly more hardware to increase density and meet network coverage requirements. As one might imagine, adding 20X or more pieces of hardware to a network generates significant operating expenses (OpEx). Guest blog written by Paul Miller.