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Ericsson, SK Telecom stretch throughputs with Elastic Cell

on 21 July 2014. Ericsson has demonstrated new technology that it said improves data transfer rates and will become “a key enabler” for 5G. The Elastic Cell technology was tested with SK Telecom and follows a deal between the two companies earlier this month to collaborate on developing 5G products and services. Elastic Cell works by allowing multiple cells near ... Read More »

Tele2 signs IPX peering deal with Aicent

on 21 July 2014. Swedish operator Tele2 has signed an IPX peering agreement with Aicent, which it said would extend its global footprint for next generation IP-based communication services. Following the agreement, both companies will offer a combined, multiservice IPX, which they said would increase the quality of their customers’ LTE roaming. The partnership will allow them to guarantee quality ... Read More »

Growth in network spending to explode next year, claims new report

on 18 July 2014. 2015 could be a bumper year for suppliers of telecom and datacom network equipment and software, new research has claimed, with Huawei overtaking Ericsson as the world’s biggest supplier of service provider equipment. The research, from Infonetics, said spending on telecom and datacom equipment and software will top €739.4 billion cumulatively during the next five years. ... Read More »

Commonwealth Games to test multicast technology on 4G

on 18 July 2014. EE, Qualcomm Technologies and Huawei will be testing how 4G can be used in broadcasting in a demonstration with the BBC during the Commonwealth Games in Scotland. Live BBC content will be streamed using Evolved Multimedia Broadcast and Multicast Service (eMBMS), delivering uninterrupted live content to smartphones and tablets with no buffering. The demonstration is set ... Read More »

Public want safety features from connected cars, Telefónica study finds

on 17 July 2014. Almost three out of every four consumers are interested in connected car technology, with demand for increased safety, early warning systems and smart navigation services, a new study by Telefónica has found. The Spanish operator released its second annual Connected Car Industry report today, amid growing activity in the sector with moves from Apple and Google. ... Read More »

Qualcomm's sales of tablet app processors leap

on 17 July 2014. Qualcomm has recorded a fivefold increase in tablet application processors, as the wider market experienced growth of 30 percent to hit €674.4 million during the first quarter of this year. A new report from research firm Strategy Analytics found the top five application processor manufacturers comprised Apple, Qualcomm, Intel, MediaTek and Samsung. Apple remains the dominant ... Read More »

Broadcom boosts small cell portfolio with new SoCs

on 17 July 2014. Semiconductor maker Broadcom Corporation has unveiled a new series of next generation devices promising better performance for residential, business and outdoor markets. The vendor said its BCM61755 and BCN61765 system-on-a-chip devices build on its existing residential and small cell products which are deployed in over two million small cells to date. Its third generation low-power small ... Read More »

LTE connections to hit one billion by 2017, claims new report

on 16 July 2014. LTE connections are set to break through the one billion mark by 2017 and then almost double in the following two years, new research has claimed. A report by Juniper Research said by 2019, the 1.8 billion LTE connections will account for 22 percent of worldwide active SIMs. One key factor in driving LTE connections will ... Read More »

Cat6 “could unlock LTE chipset market”

on 16 July 2014. The emergence of Category 6 chipsets could challenge Qualcomm’s dominance of the LTE chip market, new research has claimed. A new report from ABI Research has said Cat6 chips, which can enable speeds of up to 300MBps, will pass the 700 million cumulative sales mark by the end of 2019. By contrast, shipments of Cat4 chipsets, ... Read More »