Italtel awarded over EUR 1 mln in EU funds for 5G ... 21 st / 06 / 2017
Italian telecommunications network specialist Italtel announced that it will receive EUR 1.15 million (USD 1.28 million) in EU funds for its role in three Horizon 2020 research projects, reports Telecompaper on June 20, 2017.
Spark launches 4.5G in Queenstown 21 st / 06 / 2017
Spark has announced that it has activated 4.5G technology in Queenstown, which is situated in Otago on New Zealand’s South Island, switching on five mobile towers in the area, reports TeleGeography on June 20, 2017.
APT to launch TDD LTE network on 2600 MHz in H2 ... 20 th / 06 / 2017
Taiwanese operator Asia Pacific Telecom (APT) plans to commercially launch its TDD LTE network using 2600MHz spectrum in the second half of this year, reports Telecompaper on June 19, 2017, citing DigiTimes reports, according to company chairman Lu Fang-ming.
Digi unveils IoT-based Connected Vehicles ... 20 th / 06 / 2017
Digi Telecommunications has launched its IoT-based Connected Vehicles strategy, offering a spectrum of services for commercial and private vehicles, and insurance providers, reports Telecompaper on June 19, 2017.
5G coalition created in Hungary 20 th / 06 / 2017
A 5G coalition will be formed to support the development of mobile telecommunications technology in Hungary, reports Telecompaper on June 19, 2017, according to local media citing Tamas Deutsch, who oversees the government’s Digital Welfare Programme.
Arcep authorizes SFR, Bouygues to use 2.1GHz ... 20 th / 06 / 2017
French telecoms regulator Arcep has adopted two decisions authorizing mobile operators Bouygues and SFR to use the 2100MHz band for LTE services, following the cellcos’ requests to allow technological neutrality in the band, reports TeleGeography on June 19, 2017.