Top news of the week: 21.04.2020.

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On Apr 15, 2020
@chetansharma shared
RT @FierceWireless: BT picks @ericsson for 4G, 5G core, replacing Huawei https://t.co/M5BxmtBEAu #5G #core #security https://t.co/kh4JfyPLhG
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BT picks Ericsson for 4G, 5G core, replacing Huawei

BT picks Ericsson for 4G, 5G core, replacing Huawei

BT is replacing Huawei equipment in its core network, and it has chosen Ericsson to deploy a cloud native, container-based, mobile packet core for 4G and 5G services.

On Apr 16, 2020
@FierceWireless shared
RT @lindahardesty: @WaltLightShed and @RichLightShed put some pieces of the puzzle together on @Verizon's #5G plans https://t.co/PF7LUicTxu
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Verizon’s 5G strategy will combine DSS with carrier aggregation, says LightShed

Verizon’s 5G strategy will combine DSS with carrier aggregation, says LightShed

Carrier aggregation enables a wireless operator to combine both contiguous and non-contiguous spectrum blocks and spectrum blocks from other bands.

On Apr 15, 2020
@orange shared
RT @EuropeanFiles: Insightful article by Stéphane Richard, Chairman of the GSMA and CEO of ORANGE on "The European Green Deal: a digital perspective" https://t.co/HckyAtbJUt - #GreenNewDeal #DigitalTransformation #ClimateChange #5G
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The European Green Deal: a digital perspective

The European Green Deal: a digital perspective

A welcome strong EU ambition With its ambition to make Europe the world’s first climate neutral continent by 2050, the

On Apr 14, 2020
@VerizonNews shared
RT @GLKCreative: Here's everything you need to know about the new OnePlus 8 5G UW, available from @Verizon for $799.99 starting April 29. #LeadwithSpeed #OnePlus8Series @OnePlus_USA https://t.co/9NHTLflH8M https://t.co/Zz1IUxbQKH
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Verizon and OnePlus team up to launch powerful (and affordable) OnePlus 8 5G UW

Verizon and OnePlus team up to launch powerful (and affordable) OnePlus 8 5G UW

The OnePlus 8 is coming to Verizon, signaling the start of a new relationship between the nations’ most awarded network and one of the most exciting smartphone makers in the world.

On Apr 16, 2020
@gsacom shared
#5GFacts 73 #operators in 41 countries have launched one or more #3GPP compliant #5G services (including 66 mobile and 35 FWA services) up from 63 operators in 35 countries as reported in March 2020. Read full report: https://t.co/hj1NhxJhsX https://t.co/aJlFONlAgb
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LTE & 5G Market Statistics – April 2020

LTE & 5G Market Statistics – April 2020

73 operators in 41 countries have launched one or more 3GPP-compliant 5G services, up from 63 operators in 35 countries as reported in March 2020.

On Apr 17, 2020
@FierceWireless shared
. @TMobile network build won't be deterred by a pandemic https://t.co/x00u6Z9eJJ #COVID19 #5G #LTE https://t.co/CARvjdP2pS
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T-Mobile’s network build ‘on track’ despite COVID-19

T-Mobile’s network build ‘on track’ despite COVID-19

T-Mobile’s network build is continuing and on track despite the COVID-19 crisis. In fact, it’s looking to “immediately begin deploying” more mid-band spectrum across the U.S.

On Apr 17, 2020
@Gabeuk shared
Good blog from @EricssonNetwork on virtual RAN for 5G. Makes a persuasive case for using GPUs with x86. And for vRAN as the anchor tenant for edge cloud. https://t.co/TYBAmf1ab8
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Accelerating 5G vRAN: The Case for GPUs

Accelerating 5G vRAN: The Case for GPUs

Ericsson has been prototyping designs for a virtualized NR baseband distributed unit using COTS hardware incorporating acceleration using GPUs.

On Apr 14, 2020
@WiFiAlliance shared
Member companies @Cisco and @boingo voiced their support for opening the 6 GHz band for unlicensed Wi-Fi use. Read why this proposed order is a game-changer for #WiFi6 in @TheFastMode: https://t.co/eV688tYZOQ
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WBA, Cisco and Boingo Upbeat on the Opening of 6GHz Band for Unlicensed Wi-Fi Use

WBA, Cisco and Boingo Upbeat on the Opening of 6GHz Band for Unlicensed Wi-Fi Use

On the 1st of April, the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) of United States announced that the 6 GHz band is proposed to be licenced