TELECOM INFRASTRUCTURE

This section deals with news and developments around telecom infrastructure – be it active infrastructure or passive infrastructure. Towers, infrastructure sharing etc come under telecom passive infrastructure whereas spectrum and all related developments come under telecom active infrastructure. We cover development related to all these type infrastructure in the Indian telecom industry and bring out news, analysis and experts opinion on the same for our readers.


Samsung Selects Viavi For 5G Network Equipment Testing

Samsung Selects Viavi For 5G Network Equipment Testing

July 2, 2019 at 8:43 am 0 comments

Viavi Solutions today announced that Samsung Electronics has selected the VIAVI TM500 Network Tester and TeraVM 5G Core Emulator to validate 5G network equipment performance. The partnership marks the first wrap-around testing of 5G stand-alone (SA) base station equipment, and emulating real-world conditions enables end-to-end test of the radio accessRead More

VIAVI Launches Standalone 5G Testing Capability

VIAVI Launches Standalone 5G Testing Capability

June 6, 2019 at 9:36 am 0 comments

Viavi Solutions today announced that the VIAVI TeraVM 5G testing solution supports standalone (SA) specifications according to the latest 3GPP standards, in addition to non-standalone (NSA) mode. With the capability to reliably emulate 5G RAN and core network elements, TeraVM enables end-to-end, wraparound testing of gNodeB base stations (gNBs) andRead More

TIM, Nokia Demonstrate 550 Gbps Speed On 350 Km Long Network

TIM, Nokia Demonstrate 550 Gbps Speed On 350 Km Long Network

May 31, 2019 at 6:15 am 0 comments

Setting a new European record for data transmission over a long distance network, TIM (Telecom Italia) has demonstrated a data speed of 550 Gigabits per second (Gb/s), over a long-distance backbone network. The trial covered more than 350 kilometres on TIM’s operational network between Rome and Florence using the newRead More

MediaTek Unveils Chipset For High-end 5G Smartphones

MediaTek Unveils Chipset For High-end 5G Smartphones

May 29, 2019 at 5:24 pm 0 comments

Taiwanese chipmaker MediaTek Tuesday showcased its latest chipset designed for high-end 5G smartphones. The chipset was unveiled at the ongoing Computex event in Taiwan. The integrated 5G chipset, with the MediaTek Helio M70 5G modem built in, packs world-leading technology into its compact design. It includes Arm’s newest Cortex-A77 CPU,Read More

Spirent Launches Standards-based NFV Cloud Test Platform

Spirent Launches Standards-based NFV Cloud Test Platform

May 27, 2019 at 5:48 pm 0 comments

Spirent Communications has recently released Spirent CloudSure, its commercially-available test solution for assuring NFV performance as specified in ETSI GS NFV-TST 001. Spirent CloudSure is designed to benchmark and validate performance and allow service providers to confidently rollout NFV deployments and reap the benefits of service flexibility and agility, without sacrificingRead More

Ciena Solutions Claim To Prevent 95% Network Outages

Ciena Solutions Claim To Prevent 95% Network Outages

May 27, 2019 at 9:29 am 0 comments

Ciena has claimed that it has integrated artificial intelligence and automation into its Blue Planet service which makes the solution predict and prevent 95% of network outages faced by telecom operators across the globe. As networks become more complex and software-driven due to the rise of 5G, IoT, and cloud-based services,Read More

Thailand’s Interlink Telecom Deploys Viavi’s Test Solutions

Thailand’s Interlink Telecom Deploys Viavi’s Test Solutions

May 16, 2019 at 10:20 am 0 comments

Interlink Telecom, a major telecommunication services provider in Thailand, has selected test and measurement solutions from  VIAVI Solutions. The offerings include T-BERD/MTS-4000 V2 optical test platform to support building, certifying, maintaining and troubleshooting the carrier’s fiber optic network. Interlink Telecom PCL delivers a range of telecommunication services throughout Thailand andRead More

HPE Bags OSS Contract From Vodafone Idea

HPE Bags OSS Contract From Vodafone Idea

May 14, 2019 at 2:24 pm 0 comments

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) today said it has bagged an OSS contract from India’s largest operator Vodafone Idea. The company would provide its next generation operations support systems (OSS) platform for Vodafone’s Service & Network Operations Center (SNOC). The value of the deal is not known. “HPE started the OSS journeyRead More

Samsung Brings Exynos i T100 IoT Chipset That Can Work At 125 Degree

Samsung Brings Exynos i T100 IoT Chipset That Can Work At 125 Degree

May 7, 2019 at 12:12 pm 0 comments

Samsung has launched a new chipset – Exynos I T100 – to be used for the IoT devices of future. Keeping the use cases of deployment of IoT devices, the chipset has been designed such a way that it can work under extreme temperature ranging from -45 degree Celsius toRead More

Cisco Launches WiFi 6 Wireless Products

Cisco Launches WiFi 6 Wireless Products

April 29, 2019 at 6:24 pm 0 comments

Cisco is betting big on the new wireless standard for WiFi, called WiFi 6, and has launched a series of products, solutions and joined the ecosystem to enable the enterprises getting connected in a new way. Cisco is also extending the campus networking portfolio by delivering a campus core switchRead More