A guide to Open RAN

Telecoms.com gathered a panel of industry experts to define and analyse the future trajectory of Open RAN, the approach to building networks from an à la carte menu of equipment manufacturers.

Nokia shows off 5G 360-degree video broadcast

Kit vendor Nokia has teamed up with TPG and Mediatek to show how carrier aggregation can be used to transmit live 360-degree broadcasts which could be used for metaverse stuff.  

5G Advanced trial clocks 10 Gbps in UAE

The United Arab Emirate’s telecoms regulator claims has completed phase II of its 5G advanced trials, calling it a ‘paradigm shift in data transfer speed’.

5G standalone growth stagnates

The number of operators investing in standalone 5G networks globally is growing at a snail’s pace, newly published market statistics show.

India talks up latest 5G milestone

India’s telecoms operators have rolled out 300,000 5G sites since the launch of the new generation of mobile technology in October last year, according to new data shared by the country’s telecoms minister.

EE and Three go head-to-head in UK 5G market

EE remains the best mobile network in the UK, according to the latest testing data, but the telco is not having things all its own way in 5G, where rival Three is giving it a run for its money.

5G set to rocket in Asia-Pacific

The number of 5G subscriptions in the Asia-Pacific region will rocket before the end of the decade, but it will cost operators hundreds of billions of dollars to get there, raising once again the age-old question of how they will monetise their investments in the technology.

Spain doles out rural 5G backhaul funds

The Spanish government has distributed €448 million between a group of telcos to help cover the cost of upgrading isolated 5G base stations with fibre backhaul.