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AT&T signs new deal with Crown Castle, targeting 5G

AT&T, America’s second largest telecom operator, has signed a new agreement with mobile tower company Crown Castle. The wireless operator did not reveal the financial...
Samsung Networks

Airtel deploys Massive MIMO Pre-5G technology across IPL match venues

Airtel said it will deploy the advanced Massive MIMO Pre-5G technology across IPL match venues during the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 season –...
Deutsche Telekom IoT application

Airtel, BSNL, Jio, Idea, Vodafone receive 13-digit numbers for M2M testing

The Department of Telecom has issued 13-digit numbers to telecom operators for the trial of machine-to-machine (M2M) communications like smart electric metres and car tracking devices. State-run...

UK spectrum auction fetches $1.9 bn, Telefonica leads

Telefonica’s O2 is leading the spectrum auction for bagging 4G and 5G mobile airwaves -- ahead of Vodafone and BT / EE. The spectrum...
5G Capex spending forecast

Ofcom releases spectrum auction winners update for UK

British telecom regulator Ofcom announced the result of the principal stage of its spectrum auction to release airwaves for 4G mobile and 5G services in...
IoT for smart meters

Mahanagar Gas to use Tata Communications IoT network for smart meter

Mahanagar Gas (MGL), one of India’s natural gas distribution companies, has tapped Tata Communications’s IoT network to deploy 5,000 smart gas meters in Mumbai. The new...
5G network equipment forecast

5G network equipment: market forecast revealed

Analyst firm Persistence Market Research has revealed the forecast on the global 5G network equipment market. The worldwide 5G network equipment market will grow to...
5G forecast by Strategy Analytics

What will happen to 5G, if wireless revenue will peak in 2021?

Wireless service revenue of global mobile operators will peak in 2021 at $881 billion, registering 3 percent growth from 2018 -- even before the...
COAI seminar on 5G in India

Why 5G investment is not a top priority for Indian mobile operators?

Telecom industry stakeholders -- including Abhay Savargaonkar, CTO of Bharti Airtel and PK Bhatnagar, president of Technology at Reliance Jio – at the 5G...
Ericsson 5G for Melita

Ericsson announces its 5G deal with Melita

Ericsson announced its 5G deal with Melita, a leading Maltese network service provider, to bring an improved network performance and experience to its wireless...

How 5G can help UK realize productivity gains?

Cities in the UK can realize productivity savings of £6 billion a year from 5G, says a new report from O2. 5G, which promises latency...
IoT network

Tata Communications’ IoT network powers streetlights in Jamshedpur

Tata Communications and MOTWANE have completed India’s largest deployment of smart streetlights for Jamshedpur Utilities and Services (JUSCO). The new streetlights are powered by Tata Communications’ public...
Ericsson 5G for telecoms

Ofcom to start 4G and 5G spectrum auction on March 20

Ofcom, telecom regulator in the U.K., announced that it will start its auction of airwaves for mobile operators targeting to offer 4G and 5G spectrum...
IoT for smart meters

Tata Power selects Tata Communications for IoT

Tata Power has selected Tata Communications to launch its IoT based, asset-tracking, automation solution in Mumbai. Tata Power engineers aim to use IoT solution to...

Telenor opens IoT ProtoLab as part of IoT business strategy

Telenor CEO Sigve Brekke has opened IoT ProtoLab in Trondheim as part of the company’s IoT business strategy. The IoT ProtoLab -- created by Telenor...
Cosmote IoT network

COSMOTE deploys cellular NB-IoT on 4G network in Greece

COSMOTE has completed the deployment of the first cellular NB-IoT clusters in the 4G network in 11 Greek cities and hotspots. The strategy of COSMOTE...



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