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ZTE Signs 5G Contract With Telkom Indonesia

ZTE Signs 5G Contract With Telkom Indonesia

June 21, 2019 at 3:26 pm 0 comments

Chinese telecom gear maker ZTE Corporation has signed a memorandum of understanding in 5G cooperation with PT Telkom Indonesia, the largest digital telecommunication operator in Indonesia. This memorandum of understanding showcases ZTE and the Indonesia operator’s commitment to building 5G network and exploring new 5G fields in Indonesia. Joddy Hernady, SeniorRead More

Nokia Bell Labs And Amber Research Designing New Battery For 5G

Nokia Bell Labs And Amber Research Designing New Battery For 5G

June 21, 2019 at 10:33 am 0 comments

Researchers at Nokia Bell Labs and AMBER, the SFI Centre for Advanced Materials and BioEngineering Research  hosted at Trinity College Dublin, today announced they have created a new, innovative formula for battery composition that makes batteries more powerful by packing 2.5 times the battery life than anything currently on theRead More

GCI selects Ericsson for 5G rollout in Alaska

GCI selects Ericsson for 5G rollout in Alaska

June 19, 2019 at 9:39 am 0 comments

Ericsson has been selected by GCI, Alaska’s largest telecommunications company, to build the nation’s northernmost 5G network in Anchorage, Alaska – scheduled to launch in 2020. This marks Ericsson’s 22nd publicly announced 5G contract. As part of the announcement, GCI will deploy Ericsson’s 3GPP standards-based 5G New Radio (NR) hardwareRead More

Telco Systems Frees CPU Resources Using SoCs From NXP

Telco Systems Frees CPU Resources Using SoCs From NXP

June 18, 2019 at 10:04 am 0 comments

Telco Systems, the leading provider of innovative SDN/NFV, CE 2.0, MPLS and IP solutions, today announced that it has reached an important performance milestone in the development of a full OVS (Open vSwitch) data path hardware offload solution based on NXP Semiconductors technology. This new solution utilizes the NXP AdvancedRead More

Nokia Bags Microwave Modernization Contract From Cleco

Nokia Bags Microwave Modernization Contract From Cleco

June 18, 2019 at 9:48 am 0 comments

Nokia has been selected by Cleco to modernize its microwave communications network to support approximately 290,000 customers Cleco serves through its retail business and those it supplies wholesale power to in Louisiana and Mississippi. The new network is based on Nokia’s microwave packet radio technology and its new Microwave PacketRead More

Dassault Systems Acquires Medidata For $5.8 Bn

Dassault Systems Acquires Medidata For $5.8 Bn

June 12, 2019 at 2:18 pm 0 comments

French technology major Dassault Systèmes is acquiring Medidata Solutions, an expert in digital transformation of the Life Sciences industry, for $5.8 billion in an all cash deal at $92.25 per share. The transaction was unanimously approved by the Boards of Directors of both companies and is expected to complete inRead More

Ericsson and Intellectual Ventures sign license agreement

Ericsson and Intellectual Ventures sign license agreement

June 10, 2019 at 2:25 pm 0 comments

Ericsson today said that it has signed a license agreement with Intellectual Ventures ending all patent infringement lawsuits between the companies, including a lawsuit that went to trial earlier this year and resulted in a USD 43 million jury verdict for Intellectual Ventures. Since 2012, Intellectual Ventures has filed aRead More

Rakuten Mobile And NEC To Build 5G Open vRAN Architecture

Rakuten Mobile And NEC To Build 5G Open vRAN Architecture

June 10, 2019 at 9:42 am 0 comments

Rakuten Mobile and NEC to collaborate in the field of 5G and jointly develop radio equipment for world’s first highly secure cloud native 5G network Rakuten Mobile, the mobile network subsidiary of Rakuten Group, and NEC Corporation, have formed a partnership to build the world’s first 5G open vRAN architectureRead More

Altibox Deploys Nokia Virtualized Distributed Access Solution

Altibox Deploys Nokia Virtualized Distributed Access Solution

June 6, 2019 at 10:57 am 0 comments

Nokia has announced that Altibox, one of the largest regional telecommunication operators in Norway and Denmark, will deploy its Gainspeed Unified Cable Access solution, based on a fully virtualized Distributed Access Architecture (vDAA). The solution provides the network foundation needed for Altibox and its partner Eidsiva Bredbånd to deliver enhancedRead More

Gavi, NEC, and Simprints to Deploy Biometrics To Boost Immunization in Developing Countries

Gavi, NEC, and Simprints to Deploy Biometrics To Boost Immunization in Developing Countries

June 6, 2019 at 9:16 am 0 comments

Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, NEC Corporation, and Simprints Technology Ltd. have signed a memorandum of understanding on the use of biometrics to improve immunization coverage in developing countries. Despite enormous progress over the past two decades, there are still approximately 20 million children who do not receive a basic courseRead More