Qualcomm starts sampling Snapdragon X20 LTE chipset

RELATED: Telstra, Ericsson, Netgear team with Qualcomm on Gigabit class LTE device, gear Australia’s Telstra recently launched the world’s first commercial Gigabit LTE network and device with partners Qualcomm, Ericsson and Netgear. The operator is ... ( read original story ...)

Pivotel combines 4G, satellites for rural IoT

The company has long provided satellite communications for video, voice and data for rural Australia, but a conference attended by Bolger a few years ago that touted the benefits of LTE-M opened his eyes to the opportunities that such a low-power ... ( read original story ...)

Optus switches on gigabit-speed 4.5G network in Sydney

Using a combination of 4CC/5CC carrier aggregation, 4x4 Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) and 256 Quadrature Amplitude Modulation (QAM), the 4.5G network will be rolled out across Australia's capital cities during 2017, and will reach 70 percent of ... ( read original story ...)

Optus primed for 5G, media convergence: CEO

Optus chief executive Allen Lew has said that Optus is in a unique position to be the first in Australia to take advantage of the convergence between telecommunications, media, and technology, and will be able to deliver 5G quickly thanks to its spectrum ... ( read original story ...)