ACMA mulls 5G future for 3.6GHz spectrum 23 rd / 06 / 2017
The potential re-farming of spectrum in the 3.6GHz band for use in fixed and/or mobile broadband services could begin as soon as soon as Q4 2017, according to the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), reports ComputerWorld on June 23, 2017.
Ooredoo upgrades 4.5G mobile network to ... 23 rd / 06 / 2017
Leading Qatari cellco Ooredoo Qatar has announced that one of its 4.5G LTE-Advanced Pro (LTE-A Pro) cell sites has successfully been upgraded to support data speeds of up to 1Gbps for customers using devices enabled with CAT 16 technology, reports TeleGeography on June 22, 2017, citing the Gulf Times.
Vivo extends 4G+ to another 20 cities in Brazil ... 23 rd / 06 / 2017
Brazilian operator Vivo announced the expansion of its 4G+ coverage to 20 new cities by July, taking the total cities with 4G+ coverage to 77, reports Telecompaper on June 22, 2017.
Egypt operators receive 4G spectrum 23 rd / 06 / 2017
Egypt's mobile operators received the wireless frequencies needed to deliver 4G networks on June 21, reports Telecompaper on June 22, 2017.
IOC partners with Intel for VR, 5G and 360 video ... 22 nd / 06 / 2017
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Intel have announced a long-term technology partnership to digitally transform the Olympic Games, reports Silicon.co.uk on June 21, 2017.
NetComm partners with Telefónica on global ... 22 nd / 06 / 2017
Australian wireless broadband provider NetComm Wireless has secured an IoT Device Supply Agreement with Spain-based global telco Telefónica, which it says extends its IoT reach to more than 2500 enterprises worldwide, reports iTWire on June 22, 2017.