• China’s 5G infrastructure push continues to accelerate
    by Juan Pedro Tomás on October 23, 2020 at 4:22 pm

      China has already constructed over 690,000 5G base stations nationwide by the end of September, Chinese press reported citing information from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. The government also said that subscribers using applications such as ultra-high definition video, cloud games and virtual reality based on the 5G network already reach nearly [...] The post China’s 5G infrastructure push continues to accelerate appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • Huawei’s revenues grow 9.9% year-on-year in Jan-Sep
    by Juan Pedro Tomás on October 23, 2020 at 4:13 pm

      Huawei reported revenues of CNY671.3 billion ($100.5 billion) for the first three quarters of the year, an increase of 9.9% over the same period last year, the company said in a release. In the same period the previous year, the vendor had recorded a revenue growth of 24.4%. Huawei doesn’t break down revenue by [...] The post Huawei’s revenues grow 9.9% year-on-year in Jan-Sep appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • Test and Measurement: Rohde & Schwarz optimistic on ‘faster than anticipated’ 5G
    by Kelly Hill on October 23, 2020 at 4:06 pm

    Test equipment company Rohde & Schwarz reported that it generated EUR 2.58 billion in revenue in the past year, which is its third year in a row with a 20% year-over-year revenue increase. The privately held company does not report its results, but usually gives an occasional snapshot of its financial and strategic position. Rohde [...] The post Test and Measurement: Rohde & Schwarz optimistic on ‘faster than anticipated’ 5G appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • Cellnex to purchase Polish towers from Iliad, previously owned by Play
    by Catherine Sbeglia on October 23, 2020 at 3:55 pm

    The Cellnex deal hinges on the EC’s decision regarding the acquisition of Polish operator Play by Iliad Cellnex is further expanding its European footprint with an agreement with Iliad to acquire a 60% stake in a new company, which will operate 7,000 sites owned by Polish operator Play. By January, Cellnex had spent more than [...] The post Cellnex to purchase Polish towers from Iliad, previously owned by Play appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • Do self-driving cars need cellular? Nokia CTO poop emojis on Musk’s skepticism
    by Sean Kinney, Editor in Chief on October 23, 2020 at 1:54 pm

    C-V2X is viewed in the industry as key to supporting self-driving cars In addition to being a big personality—blunt-smoking guest appearance on the Joe Rogan podcast, anyone?—Elon Musk is perhaps the most prominent face associated with the push toward self-driving cars with his Tesla brand. But, as vehicles become increasingly autonomous, do they need access [...] The post Do self-driving cars need cellular? Nokia CTO poop emojis on Musk’s skepticism appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • Qualcomm’s new RAN chipsets to accelerate migration toward Open RANs (Analyst Angle)
    by Dimitris Mavrakis, Senior Research Director, ABI Research on October 23, 2020 at 11:49 am

    Earlier this week, Qualcomm announced new chipsets for Virtualized Radio Access Network (vRAN) and open networks, adding to its existing small cell chipset product line (Qualcomm 5G Radio Access Network (RAN) for small cells). Specifically, the announcement focused on the following domains: The Qualcomm Distributed Unit (QDU) consists of a baseband processor with integrated concurrent [...] The post Qualcomm’s new RAN chipsets to accelerate migration toward Open RANs (Analyst Angle) appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • Kagan: Time for Dish Wireless to come out of the basement
    by Jeff Kagan on October 23, 2020 at 11:42 am

    What’s the future of Dish Wireless? While I love the idea, I have to say we’ve been waiting for more than a decade since they started acquiring wireless data spectrum and what have we seen so far? More recently, during the T-Mobile and Sprint merger battle, the promise was Dish would now become the fourth [...] The post Kagan: Time for Dish Wireless to come out of the basement appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • AT&T Q3 results stronger than expected with HBO, wireless subscriber gains
    by Catherine Sbeglia on October 22, 2020 at 4:11 pm

    AT&T added more than 5 million domestic wireless net adds in Q3 During the AT&T 2020 Q3 earnings call, the latest quarter was summed up as follows: strong connectivity results; business transformation on track; and improved cash flow. Digging deeper into these assessments shows that the company saw solid wireless and HBO subscriber growth, as [...] The post AT&T Q3 results stronger than expected with HBO, wireless subscriber gains appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • PTC White Paper: Enterprise Augmented Reality Meets a Market in Need of Solutions
    by PTC on October 22, 2020 at 3:52 pm

    A resilient workforce is critical for overcoming today’s business challenges. Few solutions exist that meet your most pressing business needs without requiring significant upfront investment or long implementation time. Augmented reality bucks that trend. Enterprise augmented reality solutions keep employees productive and safe while maintaining high operational efficiency, all while being quick to implement and [...] The post PTC White Paper: Enterprise Augmented Reality Meets a Market in Need of Solutions appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • China Mobile adds 44 million 5G subscribers in Q3
    by Juan Pedro Tomás on October 22, 2020 at 3:42 pm

      China Mobile, the world’s largest operator in terms of subscribers, added 44 million 5G subscribers in the third quarter of 2020, the carrier said in its earnings release. The state-run telco said it ended September with a total of 114 million 5G subscribers, compared to 70 million 5G customers at the end of June. [...] The post China Mobile adds 44 million 5G subscribers in Q3 appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

  • REBNY presents PropTech Challenge at Connected Virtual Tech Event
    by Joe Dyton on October 22, 2020 at 2:42 pm

    The upcoming Connected Virtual Tech Event, presented by Connected Real Estate Magazine and the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY), will offer something for everyone in the commercial real estate, telecommunications and technology industries. One of those offerings will be the REBNY PropTech Challenge—a two-day (November 16 and 17) competition that this year will The post REBNY presents PropTech Challenge at Connected Virtual Tech Event appeared first on Connected Real Estate Magazine.

  • 5 reasons why you should attend the Connected Virtual Tech Event
    by Joe Dyton on October 21, 2020 at 8:00 pm

    The Connected Virtual Tech Event is fast approaching. Connected Real Estate Magazine, in conjunction with the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY), and the Proptech Challenge will present the online program on November 16 and 17. Attendees can log in between the hours of 10AM and 5PM EST. The Connected Virtual Tech Event eliminates The post 5 reasons why you should attend the Connected Virtual Tech Event appeared first on Connected Real Estate Magazine.

  • How Should Building Owners Prepare for 5G?
    by Megan Nichols on October 21, 2020 at 7:22 pm

    Few technologies have been in the news recently as much as 5G. Everyone is talking about the next generation of cellular networks, but there doesn’t seem to be a lot of practical information. Is 5G little more than a buzzword, or should you be planning to capitalize on it? When it comes to investing in The post How Should Building Owners Prepare for 5G? appeared first on Connected Real Estate Magazine.

  • Cumulus Media closes tower saleleaseback with Vertical Bridge
    by Joe Dyton on October 21, 2020 at 7:19 pm

    Cumulus Media, one of the largest owners of radio stations across the United States, recently announced the initial closing of their broadcast tower sale-leaseback transaction with Vertical Bridge, one of the largest telecommunication infrastructure private owners and managers in the United States. The initial closing of its tower portfolio transaction was for $208 million in The post Cumulus Media closes tower saleleaseback with Vertical Bridge appeared first on Connected Real Estate Magazine.

  • Connected Virtual Tech Event presents game-changing platform
    by Joe Dyton on October 21, 2020 at 7:10 pm

    Show attendees will be able to talk directly to one another, walk the show floor and more. Virtual trade shows and conferences have become the norm during the COVID-19 pandemic, but Connected Virtual Tech Event attendees’ experience will be anything but normal thanks to an innovative platform. The Connected Virtual Tech Event, presented by Connected The post Connected Virtual Tech Event presents game-changing platform appeared first on Connected Real Estate Magazine.

  • Why Bringing back the trades is so important!
    by Connected on October 21, 2020 at 3:35 pm

    In this episode of Connected with Laurie, Laurie interviews Steve Turner, Founder of Bring Back The Trades. Learn why trades may become obsolete in our future and how we can change this. The post Why Bringing back the trades is so important! appeared first on Connected Real Estate Magazine.

  • What Property Owners Really Need to Know About the Lifespan of a DAS
    by Connectivity Wireless on October 20, 2020 at 2:14 pm

    Featuring Connectivity Wireless’ SVP of Network Operations, James Smith 1. What is one thing you really wish property owners knew about the lifespan of a DAS? There really isn’t anything that is maintenance-free. From flooring, lighting, paint on the walls to electrical, plumbing, or even your car, everything requires maintenance. This is true of Distributed The post What Property Owners Really Need to Know About the Lifespan of a DAS appeared first on Connected Real Estate Magazine.

  • Pentagon’s national 5G proposal puts carriers on edge
    by Joe Dyton on October 15, 2020 at 2:36 pm

    The Pentagon and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) have both put forth 5G-related proposals, which have alarmed wireless carriers, The Wall Street Journal reports. The Pentagon’s recent request for proposals (RFP) is for a new 5G military cellular network. The network would lease excess capacity to private sector users such as car manufacturers and wireless The post Pentagon’s national 5G proposal puts carriers on edge appeared first on Connected Real Estate Magazine.

  • COMSovereign covers all the bases for 5G with end to end strategy
    by Joe Dyton on October 15, 2020 at 2:33 pm

    There are still ways to play the 5G story with a wholistic pureplay. There has been so much hype in the press about 5G and so little that the average person can actually use and enjoy, that it seems like 5G is just the wireless carriers way of getting the public interested in upgrading their The post COMSovereign covers all the bases for 5G with end to end strategy appeared first on Connected Real Estate Magazine.

  • Report: Retailers need to rethink the model post Covid
    by Joe Dyton on October 15, 2020 at 2:29 pm

    Connectivity the key to e-commerce updates for shoppers The COVID-19 pandemic has not stopped people from shopping, just how they prefer to shop, according to a new report from Periscope by McKinsey, a management consultant firm. Retail reimagined: The new era for customer experience, based on a survey of 2,500 consumers in the United States, The post Report: Retailers need to rethink the model post Covid appeared first on Connected Real Estate Magazine.

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