Telia brings 4.5G to Lithuania, looks to 5G benefits

Telia has started rolling out 4.5G technology to five cities across Lithuania, offering speeds of up to 500MBps to consumers with compatible handsets. The operator has deployed three or four band carrier aggregation, 4x4 MIMO and 256QAM encoding to enable ... ( read original story ...)

Euro 5G consortium releases roadmap with no direction

The 5G Infrastructure Association (5G-IA) has unveiled its ‘European 5G Pan-European Trials Roadmap’ which is unencumbered by specific details on milestones or timeframes. In typical nonsensical fashion, which we have unfortunately become used to with ... ( read original story ...)

4G Telecom Market Outlook Technology 2017 Forecast to 2022

New York, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/15/2017 -- Availability and penetration of 4G mobile services are disparately distributed among the Western Europe (WE) and the Central Eastern Europe (CEE). For instance where Western European countries such as Denmark and ... ( read original story ...)

Is Colgate Ready for a 3G Cleaning?

Kraft Heinz Co., which is backed by 3G and Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., is already seeking its next megamerger after mac-and-cheese maker Kraft merged with ketchup king H.J. Heinz two years ago. Kraft Heinz had its eye on Europe's Unilever this year ... ( read original story ...)

Telia Finland trials safe LTE network for emergencies

The operator used Nokia's LTE RAN infrastructure in the trials, which began last year and also involved the country's State Security Networks organisation. It held a number of test scenarios, such as being able to deliver priority communications during an ... ( read original story ...)