Transformative 5G Standards Near Completion

At the European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC 2017) in Oulu, Finland this week, 5G technical and policy experts from across Europe are meeting to discuss the remaining open issues with the imminent 5G communications standard before its ... ( read original story ...)

Deutsche Telekom VP: 5G at risk of being ‘4G++’

“What [3GPP is] doing is 4G++,” Seiser said. “This is just the core network ... However, at the same event, Adrian Scrase, CTO of standards body ETSI, told Mobile Europe that the current prioritisation of eMBB in the standard is “natural”. ( read original story ...)

Nokia CTO ‘Not Optimistic’ About 5G in Europe

Europe's telcos are already lagging counterparts in Asia and the US when it comes to investment in 5G technology, according to Hossein Moiin, the chief technology officer of Finland's Nokia. While a 5G standard has yet to arrive, Moiin said he was "not ... ( read original story ...)