MWC 2018: All the major announcements and news | TelecomLead


Cable Rider ZPH analyzer

Rohde & Schwarz Cable Rider ZPH analyzer reduces test time

Test and measurement company Rohde & Schwarz has introduced R&S Cable Rider ZPH cable and antenna analyzer – promising to cut test time during installation and maintenance for infrastructure manufacturers and network operators. R&S Cable...
Vodafone customer with smartphone

Cisco inks telecom deals with Vodafone, STC and Telstra

US-based networking major Cisco announced its recent association with telecom operators such as Telstra, Vodafone and Saudi Telecom Company (STC) -- at MWC 2017. ALSO READ: Live news from Mobile World Congress 2017 Vodafone Cisco has worked with...
Cisco technology at MWC 2017

Cisco signs IP network deal with Reliance Jio for capacity expansion

Enterprise networking major Cisco today announced its all-IP converged network deal with Reliance Jio Infocomm for expanding Jio’s existing multi-terabit capacity. ALSO READ: Live news from Mobile World Congress 2017 Reliance Jio, a telecom venture promoted by...
Wei Feng, CMO of Huawei's Network Product Line

Huawei releases CloudMetro for telecoms digital transformation

Huawei has released its CloudMetro solution to help telecom operators to accelerate their digital transformation and business success. CloudMetro allows metro networks to utilize cloud technology to enable resource pooling, service agility, operation automation and...
Huawei booth at MWC 2017

Huawei CEO Eric Xu on operators’ value-driven business model

Huawei deputy chairman and rotating CEO Eric Xu says operators are shifting from an investment-driven to a value-driven business model. Telecom operators are prioritizing the user experience, and the delivery of innovative services and greater...
smart city project

AT&T in smart city, IoT deal with GE powered Current

Telecom operator AT&T today announced its Internet of Things deal with Current, powered by GE, to connect cities across the United States and Mexico to IoT. AT&T is the exclusive reseller of Current’s intelligent sensor...
AT&T data plans

AT&T taps HPE for subscriber data management solution

Telecom operator AT&T has selected Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) to provide cloud-based subscriber data management solutions. ALSO READ: Live news from Mobile World Congress 2017 HPE said the technology company's subscriber data management (SDM) enables telecom service providers...
NI at MWC 2017

NI releases measurement software for 4.5G test

NI on Monday announced the launch of NI-RFmx 2.2, the latest version of its measurement software for PXI RF test systems. When used with the second-generation PXI Vector Signal Transceiver (VST), engineers can test 4.5G and...

Sprint demos 8 times increase in cell capacity with massive MIMO tech

Telecom operator Sprint will demonstrate how massive MIMO technology can boost cell capacity by eight times compared to 4G LTE at Nokia's booth. Sprint is the first U.S. operator to demonstrate massive MIMO for TDD-LTE spectrum...
Deutsche Telekom and 5G at MWC 2017

Deutsche Telekom reveals 5G and IoT strategy

Deutsche Telekom will demo mobile features such as precise positioning, moving processing power online, high bandwidth, and the integration of fixed and mobile network on the basis of 5G at MWC 2017. Customers at MWC...
Samsung at MWC 2017

Samsung presents commercial 5G products at MWC 2017

Samsung Electronics has unveiled its end-to-end portfolio of 5G mobile network products and solutions for 2017 that will provide foundation for the first commercial 5G network launches expected in 2018. Showcased products included consumer devices...
NTT Docomo to exit from India

NTT Docomo CTO Seizo Onoe on 5G plans with Ericsson

NTT Docomo CTO Seizo Onoe said the Japanese telecom operator is planning to deploy a 5G NR commercial system by 2020. ALSO READ: Live news from Mobile World Congress 2017 NTT Docomo will start the 5G interoperability...
ZTE Telecom at MWC 2017

ZTE Pre5G FDD Massive MIMO solution achieves 2.6 Gbps speed

ZTE announced that its demonstration of Pre5G FDD Massive MIMO solution connected eight 4G terminals simultaneously and achieved 2.6 Gbps peak data rate of single cell, improved by eight times. ALSO READ: Live news from Mobile World...

Huawei releases 100GE-enabled NFVI virtualization solution

Telecom equipment and software maker Huawei has released a 100GE-enabled network functions virtualization infrastructure (NFVI) solution. High bandwidth, low latency, and better network performance are the main benefits of Huawei’s latest NFVI solution. The solution sets...
Verizon 5G network

5G connections to hit 1.1 bn by 2025, says GSMA

The first commercial 5G networks -- based on LTE Release 15 -- will launch in 2019 and will provide coverage to a third of the world’s population by 2025. The number of 5G connections...

Sterlite Technologies at MWC 2017

Indian telecom and software company Sterlite Technologies will be showcasing its telecom solutions at the Mobile World Congress (MWC 2017) in Barcelona. Optical communication products, network and system integration capabilities, Elitecore OSS/BSS, FTTX, smart city solutions are at...



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