Nigeria needs 40,000 BTS to strengthen 4G services

About 40, 000 Base Transceiver Stations (BTS) are required by telecommunications operators in Nigeria, to expand and strengthen the Fourth Generation/Long Tern Evolution (4G/LTE) service across the country. Investigations showed that both Tier I and II ... ( read original story ...)

Ericsson confident on Europe’s 5G prospects

played down suggestions that Europe is falling behind North America in 5G, insisting that both markets are pursuing different use cases. Bansal, speaking at the Swedish vendor’s 5G innovation event in Aachen, Germany, said he “did not agree” with the ... ( read original story ...)

Ericsson’s latest mobility report

North America and Asia Pacific are tipped to beat Europe in 5G adoption, according to Ericsson's latest "Mobility Report, which expects more than half a billion 5G subscriptions worldwide by 2022. "In North America, there's great interest from the major ... ( read original story ...)

Ericsson: over half a billion 5G users in five years

The adoption rate of 5G mobile broadband is expected to be similar to that of LTE, with rollouts commencing in major metro areas. • Ericsson now expects North America to take a leading role in 5G rollouts as the major U.S. operators have each stated ... ( read original story ...)