Connected healthcare to drive 5G in India?

Ciena webinar – Impact of 5G on wireline networks Top drivers in Asia Pacific ... while connected healthcare is the most important driver for India, Australia, and Vietnam. Telecom operators must prioritize improving the efficiency and flexibility ... ( read original story ...)

Ericsson predicts explosion of 5G

Global communications company Ericsson expects 5G to drive mobile data traffic 10 times faster ... He said download speeds of up to 1 Gigabit per second that are now commercially available in Australia and have been tested in Singapore enable the ... ( read original story ...)

Sprint hints at speeds up to 6 Gbps over LTE

Australia’s Telstra debuted the world’s first commercial gigabit LTE network and device last October with partners Ericsson, Qualcomm and Netgear. The service is being rolled out in select capital cities across Australia with more to come. The service ... ( read original story ...)

Kogan wants you to ditch ADSL: plan offers 30GB of 4G for $50

The Data M plan of 30 GB every 30 days costs $49.90, or $549.90 for 365 days. The data uses Vodafone’s 4G network, and is for use within Australia only. Kogan says larger data plans will be released in the near future. The only bad news is 30 day payment ... ( read original story ...

Australia has the 10th fastest mobile broadband in the world

Mike Nudelman/Business Insider USA/Statista Australia performed admirably in the “availability” measurement as well, coming in 19th with 4G LTE reception provided to users at an average of 79.3% of the time. Overall, South Korean mobile users had a ... ( read original story ...)

Australia’s NetComm to supply IoT devices to Telefonica

offering new 3G/4G M2M/IoT capabilities for smart city, mobility, retail and energy applications across multiple geographies. Late last year NBN Co, the company rolling out Australia's national broadband network, announced it had signed a major deal with ... ( read original story ...)