Telstra to use LTE network for TV broadcasting

The company said it will build the LTE-Broadcast (LTE-B) network across Australia, starting this year and aiming to complete the build-out in 2018. The network, which Ericsson is supplying to Telstra, will offer high-quality video and audio to the company ... ( read original story ...)

Telstra, Ericsson testing IoT network across Australia

Telstra and Ericsson have used network software across Australia to enable a Cat-M1 LTE network that will allow for the deployment of Internet of Things applications. In an announcement made at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona overnight, the two ... ( read original story ...)

Telstra, Ericsson, Qualcomm announce 5G new radio trials

Telstra, Ericsson, and Qualcomm have announced that they will be conducting 5G new radio (NR) trials across Australia ahead of an accelerated 5G deployment. The announcement, made at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona on Sunday, will see the three ... ( read original story ...)

Qualcomm's new Snapdragon X20 LTE modem, up to 1.2Gbps

Qualcomm has already teased Gigabit LTE in Sydney, Australia with speeds of 930Mbps over a small router that fits into your pocket, but now they've announced their new Snapdragon X20 LTE chipset that will eventually find its way into next-gen mobile devices. ( read original story ...)