Transitioning to 5G in Developing Countries

How will the transition to 5G in Africa and other emerging markets differ from in developed countries? Gerard Halimi of ECI Telecom considers some of the key issues for CSPs. In today’s telecom news, 5G seems to be the only thing anyone talks about. ( read original story ...)

AT&T, Netgear launch 5G-ish mobile hotspot router

The Nighthawk Mobile Hotspot Router's isn't 5G, but its 5G Evolution speeds are said to be up to twice as fast as 4G LTE, which averages around 10-15 megabits per second (Mbps). Some estimates put real 5G speeds at 10Gbps, or more than 1,000 times faster ... ( read original story ...)

Telekom Slovenije hits first LTE-A milestone

The deployment follows a test in December last year when network teams were able to hit speeds of 881MBps on a Cat16 LTE device by aggregating the 1800MHz and 2.6GHz bands. The operator is also contributing to two projects in the European Union's ... ( read original story ...)