May 2017




Keysight Technologies Enables Prototyping of Next-Generation Mobile Devices with the Industry’s First 5G Protocol R&D Toolset

United States — Keysight Technologies, Inc. today announced the industry’s first 5G protocol test solution designed to support leading chipset and device manufacturers developing the next generation of cellular devices. Keysight is currently working with…


Sprint and NYU WIRELESS Join Forces to Advance Mobile 5G

United States — Sprint has joined NYU Wireless as an industry affiliate sponser for 5G research. Sprint will work with NYU wireless to further the development of mobile 5G. As an industry affiliate, Sprint will…




Ericsson Launches Dynamic Orchestration to Support 5G and IoT

France — Ericsson has launched its Dynamic Orchestration solution to facilitate the rapid introduction and closed-loop automation of services across physical and virtual networks, signifying a strategic move forward in the company’s ambition to lead…


KDDI, Nokia trial 5G with AirScale radio for wireless ultra-broadband

Japan — KDDI and Nokia have conducted a country-first trial simulating future 5G network demands, providing high-speed, one gigabit-per-second connectivity inside an apartment block using Nokia radio technology on the 28GHz band. The trial, conducted…




Verizon beats AT&T for 5G spectrum holder Straight Path

United States — Verizon Communications will acquire 5G spectrum holder Straight Path Communications for $184 a share, with an enterprise value of $3.1 billion, the companies announced Thursday morning. In early April, AT&T announced plans…