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Key developments related to the use of 802.11x technology in communication service provider networks.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 10/2/2019
A deep dive into T-Mobile's fixed wireless service over LTE – complete with detailed commentary from a current customer – offers some interesting insights into what it means for Internet service in the future.
By Martha DeGrasse, Contributor, Light Reading, 9/26/2019
A new, more powerful version of the WiFi standard is now available. How might this new technology impact mobile network operators heading toward a 5G future?
By James Crawshaw, Senior Analyst – Service Provider IT and Automation, Heavy Reading, 9/16/2019
At the 5G Asia event in Singapore, Intel's Caroline Chan talks to Heavy Reading's James Crawshaw about the link between edge computing and 5G, potential enterprise use cases, and the increasingly hot topic of private networks.
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By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 9/10/2019
Analysts expect Altice USA to collect 1.7 million mobile customers by 2023, and pay Sprint around $2.50 for each GB those customers consume.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 9/5/2019
Altice USA's new 'Unlimited Everything' offering, underpinned by its MVNO deal with Sprint, will be sold for $30 per line per month to non-Optimum and Suddenlink customers in or near its 21-state footprint.
By William Webb, Consultant and CEO of the Weightless SIG, 8/29/2019
Industrial IoT is often cited as a demand driver for 5G, but, asks William Webb, will many companies actually need 5G to meet their needs?
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 8/23/2019
Comcast's Xfinity Mobile and Charter's Spectrum Mobile MVNOs will offer Verizon's 5G service to their respective customers at some unspecified point in the future.
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By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 8/21/2019
Around 80% of all mobile data traffic is consumed indoors and the fastest variety of 5G spectrum, millimeter-wave, won't get into your home or office in the near future.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 8/19/2019
Dish has accelerated its pursuit of apartment service deals with a new offering that matches raw connectivity with a managed, property-wide WiFi network, IPTV services and, later, IoT capabilities.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 8/2/2019
Software for broadband devices, believed to support OpenWRT, designed to help customers manage and optimize in-home WiFi, tweak router settings and pause Internet connectivity.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 7/23/2019
Altice confirmed that its mobile offering is currently available to employees at $25 per line. That price is below what Comcast, Charter and Sprint charge for unlimited services.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 7/22/2019
Comcast and Charter have successfully pushed some of their mobile customers' traffic from Verizon's network and onto WiFi networks, according to new findings from Tutela.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 7/12/2019
From 5G to WiFi 6, Boingo's new CEO sees opportunities everywhere. Moreover, those opportunities now stretch into the 3.5GHz CBRS band.
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