Telenor Norway starts long-term 5G ... 13 th / 11 / 2017
Telenor Norway says it will is to run a 5G trial in Kongsberg in Buskerud county, where it will pilot driverless buses, drones, emergency communications and electronic medicine applications, reports Telecompaper on November 10, 2017.
Movistar, Ericsson hit 20Gbps in Argentina 5G ... 13 th / 11 / 2017
Movistar Argentina (Telefonica) and Ericsson have announced the first successful trial of 5G technology in the country, hitting download speeds of 20Gbps during a test carried out at the operator’s headquarters in Buenos Aires, reports Telecompaper on November 10, 2017. The partners combined Massive MIMO (Multiple Input, Multiple Output), beamforming and beam tracking platforms for the trial, which was conducted via 28GHz millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum.
Switzerland lines up 5G spectrum auction for ... 10 th / 11 / 2017
Switzerland’s Federal Council approved changes to the National Frequency Allocation Plan (NFAP) to facilitate the allocation of new frequency bands for the development and provision of 5G services, reports TeleGeography on November 9, 2017.
Rostelecom, Huawei, Tattelecom to cooperate ... 10 th / 11 / 2017
Russian national operator Rostelecom and its subsidiary Tattelecom, working in the Republic of Tatarstan, have signed a cooperation agreement with Huawei, reports Telecompaper on November 9, 2017.
MTN South Africa and Ericsson to start 5G trial ... 10 th / 11 / 2017
Ericsson and MTN have announced that a 5G trial will start in the first quarter of 2018, reports Telecompaper on November 9, 2017.
Spark deploys 4.5G site in Invercargill 10 th / 11 / 2017
New Zealand operator Spark has announced that Invercargill has become the 25th site capable of accessing its 4.5G mobile network, reports Telecompaper on November 9, 2017.