RAN / Radio access network stories
Dell and Fujitsu team up on Open RAN solutions and initiatives
Dell Technologies and Fujitsu are working together to make it easier for CSPs to accelerate the adoption and simplify the deployment of Open RAN.
AI-Link chooses Keysight offering to validate 5G performance
AI-Link has chosen Keysight Technologies' 5G test tools for end-to-end performance validation of cloud-native 5G radio access network (RAN) equipment.
NEC expands Open RAN ecosystem with Aspire Tech acquisition
With its agreement to acquire Aspire Technology, NEC Corporation has further increased its capacity to deliver End-to-End Open RAN ecosystems.
Dell announces new solutions for the open telecom ecosystem
Dell Technologies has introduced new telecommunications solutions and services to help CSPs affordably ramp their transformation to open, cloud-native networks.
NEC announces general availability of its 4G/5G Converged Core
Wireless operators can rely on NEC Open Networks to realise the real-world benefits of truly open 5G networks.
Samsung and Ciena collaborate with new 5G solutions
Samsung and Ciena have entered into an agreement to deliver 5G network solutions to the market.
Intel, Juniper, and Rakuten Symphony collaborate to develop carrier grade Open RAN
Intel Corporation, Juniper Networks, and Rakuten Symphony have announced a collaborative effort to develop Symware, a carrier-grade Open RAN solution.
Juniper Networks and Turk Telekom Group work to develop Open RAN 5G ecosystem
Juniper Networks and Turk Telekom Group have completed their technology and commercial partnership, designed to support the development of the Open RAN 5G ecosystem.
Juniper Networks and Türk Telekom establish Open RAN 5G partnership
“We have been working for a long time on cutting-edge RIC technologies that will play an active role in setting global 5G standards."
Network managed services market could take short term dip
The evolution of network equipment may see managed services stalling short term before the rise of automation gives it a boost, says Dell'Oro.
Cisco & Telstra complete 5G call over packetized fronthaul network
The successful trial could pave the way for stronger transmission networks across Telstra’s 4G and 5G base stations, as well as the opportunity to future-proof infrastructure for customers’ data transmission requirements.
5G smartphone shipments to increase 700% in 2020
The research paper released by Omdia explores the worldwide impact derived from the introduction of 5G
Research: How 5G will change, well... everything
Informa Tech’s new research wing, Omdia, reveals 5G interdependencies in new research paper exploring impacts across the tech ecosystem.
Nokia & U Mobile prepare for live 5G trial in Malaysia
Nokia and U Mobile are preparing their networks for a live 5G trial in Malaysia, scheduled for later this year.
5G will propel RAN market to $160b in near future
5G growth is expected to advance at a faster pace than LTE, particularly within the APAC region.
RAN market to get boost from demand for base stations - Dell’Oro
Macro and small cell base station shipments are expected to eclipse 20 million over the next five years.
Data industry giants launch ORAN alliance
The ORAN Alliance is a worldwide, carrier-led effort to drive new levels of openness in the radio access network.
It isn’t easy being a RAN vendor these days, and that probably won't change
As mobile operators consolidate and grapple with revenue growth, RAN vendors have had to struggle with increasingly limited market opportunities.