Singtel, Ericsson set up 5G development facility

The Centre of Excellence would be accessible to Optus, Singtel's subsidiary in Australia, as well as its other associates ... The partnership led a live LTE network deployment reaching download speeds of up to 1Gbps earlier this year. ( read original story ...)

APE Mobile Sets Sights on U.S. Expansion

PERTH, Australia, Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- APE Mobile is expanding its global reach and setting up in the U.S following last quarter growth of 55 percent. The company, which already boasts a growing portfolio of U.S. customers, is announcing a series ... ( read original story ...)

Vodafone claims first NB-IoT rollout in Australia

Vodafone Australia, the country’s third largest mobile operator ... Three 3GPP-licensed technologies – NB-IoT, EC-GSM-IOT and LTE-M – are claimed to cover all low power wide area (LPWA) use cases, ensuring customer choice and driving the IoT ecosystem. ( read original story ...)

Fujitsu unveils small cell mmWave 5G tech

Telcos are already looking to use mmWave spectrum for 5G, with Telstra in February announcing a series of 5G new radio (NR) trials across Australia with Ericsson and Qualcomm. The trials will use mmWave spectrum technologies to increase network capacity ... ( read original story ...)