Interoperability test in the 3.5GHz and 28GHz successfully finished by Qualcomm and Nokia
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Interoperability test in the 3.5GHz and 28GHz successfully finished by Qualcomm and Nokia
Nokia and Qualcomm Technologies have successfully completed interoperability testing in the 3.5Ghz and 28Ghz spectrum compliant with the global 3GPP 5G NR Release 15 standard – which was formally confirmed in December – and using the commercially available Nokia AirScale base station and device prototypes from Qualcomm Technologies. Focusing on the commercialization of 5G technology, with New Radio as its foundation, Nokia and Qualcomm Technologies testing at Nokia’s 5G center…
Ericsson Radio System portfolio will be able to run 5G New Radio (NR)
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Ericsson Radio System portfolio will be able to run 5G New Radio (NR)
Ericsson announces its installed base of radio products from the Ericsson Radio System portfolio will be able to run 5G New Radio (NR). This capability will be achieved through a remote software installation. This applies to more than 150 different radio variants in Ericsson Radio System that are active in more than 190 networks around the world, meaning that Ericsson Radio System legacy radios from 2015 can support 5G NR.…
Deutsche Telekom and ZEISS cooperate for Smart Glasses development
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Deutsche Telekom and ZEISS cooperate for Smart Glasses development
ZEISS and Deutsche Telekom are expanding their partnership for Smart Glasses, the future-oriented technology first presented at the Mobile World Congress 2017. Each company holds a 50 percent stake in tooz technologies Inc., a joint venture created to bundle the development projects. The new company is headquartered in the United States and in the city of Aalen, Germany. Managed jointly, tooz technologies has assumed strategic and operational responsibility for the…
Cloud-native core network deployed by Nokia and China Unicom for VoLTE and VoWiFi
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Cloud-native core network to be deployed by Nokia and China Unicom for VoLTE and VoWiFi
Nokia and China Unicom are to deploy a cloud-native core network based on Nokia AirGile technology in seven Chinese provinces. The network will provide new agility which will enable the delivery of high-quality voice services, and lay the foundations for the future evolution to 5G. The deployment of the Nokia cloud-native core network will enable China Unicom to deliver Voice-over-LTE (VoLTE) and Voice-over-Wi-Fi (VoWiFi) capabilities from a single platform, as…
First Europe-wide integrated Aviation Network launched by DT and Inmarsat is ready for service
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First Europe-wide integrated Aviation Network launched by DT and Inmarsat is ready for service
Deutsche Telekom and Inmarsat have, together with their technology partner Nokia, completed the key technological step in the development of the European Aviation Network (EAN), the world’s first integrated S-band satellite and complementary LTE-based terrestrial network built for Europe. With the set-up of around 300 base stations across all 28 member states of the European Union, as well as Switzerland and Norway, the ground network component of EAN has become…
Apple's quarter sales stunning result with 13% increase
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Apple’s quarter sales stunning result with 13% increase
Apple announced financial results for first fiscal quarter of 2018. Company achieved tremendous result of 88.3 billion USD (13% quarterly YoY increase). 65% of sales coming from international business. 3.89 USD quarterly earnings per diluted share which is 16% increase. “We’re thrilled to report the biggest quarter in Apple’s history, with broad-based growth that included the highest revenue ever from a new iPhone lineup. iPhone X surpassed our expectations and…
ZTE preliminary financial statement guides for 293% net profit increase
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ZTE preliminary financial statement guides for 293% net profit increase
Company is forecasting a total net profit of RMB 4.55 billion for the whole year ZTE Corporation published guidance for a 293% increase in net profit for the whole year of 2017 ended 31 December 2017, bolstered by growth in the company’s carrier networks and consumer businesses. According to the company, the operating revenue was RMB 108.82 billion, 7.49% higher than a year earlier. Net profit attributable to holders of…
Nokia and DT will test 5G industrial use cases in Hamburg Port
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Nokia and DT will test 5G industrial use cases in Hamburg Port
Testing of 5G is to commence in an industrial environment in the Port of Hamburg, with the Hamburg Port Authority, Deutsche Telekom and Nokia commissioning an 8000-hectare area with which to carry out key tests of various aspects of 5G functionality, including network slicing. 5G will be tested with use cases like traffic lights management, data processing from mobile sensors and virtual reality. To provide connectivity, an antenna has already…
Nokia has defended business scale in difficult market time – 2017 result
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Nokia has defended business scale in difficult telco market time – 2017 result
Nokia’s Networks business • 2% net sales growth at constant currency in Q4 2017 was driven by IP Networks and Applications and by Ultra Broadband Networks. The large year-on-year variations in foreign exchange rates had a negative impact on reported net sales, with net sales down 4% compared to the year-ago period. • Strong operational discipline produced a solid Q4 2017 gross margin of 37.6%, and an operating margin of…
Ericsson's 2017 result far below long-term ambition
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Ericsson’s 2017 result far below long-term ambition
Ericsson has published results for 2017 fourth quarter and full 2017 year. As globally LTE network deployments have slowed down before 5G era will really come, Ericsson it’s not alone on the market with problem of business growth. Net sales went down by 12% to estimated value of 25.5 B USD. Most of the financial and operational KPIs looks quite depressing, but according to company plan it supposed to be…