Fastweb to build trial 5G network in Rome ... 20 th / 09 / 2017
Fastweb has signed an agreement with Rome city council to begin trials of 5G and Wi-Fi technologies in 2018 with a view to building an IoT and Smart City-focused network in parts of the Italian capital by 2020, reports Telecompaper on September 19, 2017.
China’s 4G Sub Hits 930 Million 20 th / 09 / 2017
China’s three major operators added 60.08 million mobile phone subscribers in the first eight months, reaching 1.38 billion while 3G and 4G subscribers increased 131 million to 1.07 billion, reports C114 on September 19, 2017, citing MIIT’s latest report.
Nokia Bell Labs to lead 5G Project WIVE ... 19 th / 09 / 2017
An industry group led by Nokia Bell Labs and including several academics in Finland has established a collaboration project called WIVE (WIreless for VErticals) to make it possible for new types of industries to gain competitive advantage from the latest wireless technologies, especially 5G, according to a company release published on September 18, 2017.
ZTE completes dynamic 5G network test in RAN ... 19 th / 09 / 2017
ZTE Corporation has become the first to successfully complete the high-layer test of experimental wireless-network prototypes and the verification of basic wireless-network architecture and functions in phase II of China’s national 5G technical network architecture testing, according to a company release published on September 18, 2017.
Reliance group, IBM to collaborate on IoT ... 19 th / 09 / 2017
Mumbai, Reliance Group's Unlimit, an Internet of Things (IoT) venture for enterprises and tech giant IBM on Monday announced a collaboration to co-create IoT solutions for industry verticals, including automotive, insurance, utilities and industrial automation, reports The Economic Times on September 18, 2017.
Vodafone Malta provides mobile internet at ... 19 th / 09 / 2017
Vodafone Malta started offering mobile internet at 4G/LTE-A speeds in the north of the island after initially doing so in Gozo in June, reports Telecompaper on September 18, 2017.