Tag: 5g

Convergence and Coexistence driving next generation wireless

As the wireless world prepares for 5G, many aspects of the next generation of wireless networks remain uncertain. However, there is consensus around one...

The 5G vs WiFi False Debate

There is a growing number of 5G skeptics that are engaging on a 5G vs WiFi false debate concluding that 5G is not needed...

Emerging Approaches to Unlicensed Spectrum

In the never-ending quest for more spectrum to support rising data usage, and now the exploding numbers of devices promised for the IoT, capacity...

5G is impossible without full convergence

IoT and 5G are impractical without convergence and coexistence of licensed and unlicensed technologies The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), in partnership with Maravedis-Rethink, has...

Wi-Fi in an Increasingly Heterogeneous Environment

As the wireless world prepares for 5G, many aspects of the next generation of wireless networks remain uncertain. However, there is consensus around one...

The Road to Network Convergence

A year ago, when the Wireless Broadband Alliance announced its Vision 2020 program, it was moving away from a specific focus on Wi-Fi, and...

Can Big Data improve CSP’s margins?

The customer is king (or queen) in voice and data networking, and has been for some time. Nowadays, when customers say “jump!”, network providers...

5G Set to Disrupt Both the Physical and Virtual Worlds

If there’s one major conclusion in telecommunications vendor Ericsson’s recent survey on use of 5G telephony, it’s that 5G will fuel wide-spread disruption. The...

MWC 2016: The big themes in Barcelona

These were the biggest themes this year in Barcelona – no big surprises on the topic list, though there were plenty of unexpected twists...

5G empowering vertical industries

Standards work on 5G began in late 2015, and the first commercial networks probably won’t launch until 2020 at the earliest. But it’s not...