Verizon

Fixed Broadband
400G achieved by Verizon, Juniper and Ciena in field trial.
Verizon has achieved another industry first with the completion of a successful field trial delivering live 400 Gbps Ethernet traffic on a single wavelength between MPLS Core routers over its Packet-Optical network. This trial proved the interoperability of equipment from two different suppliers and the capability to quadruple the typical capacity carried on a wavelength. This field trial marks an important step toward advancing 400 Gbps transmission and router technology…
Wireless
Verizon, Qualcomm, and Ericsson strengthen cooperation for Massive-MIMO trial.
Verizon, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated extended their technology innovation leadership by completing the first successful FDD Massive MIMO trial with a fully compatible customer device. This achievement builds on the momentum from the deployment of FDD (Frequency Division Duplexing) Massive MIMO (Multiple Input – Multiple Output) on Verizon’s wireless network in Irvine, California. “We don’t wait for the future, we build it. And this…