Mobile Networking stories
VoLTE market to reach US$914.8 billion by 2033: FMI
The voice-over LTE market is forecasted to garner revenue of US$914.8 billion in 2033, up from US$18.4 billion in 2023, at a rate of 47.8%.
Alcatel-Lucent expands its partnership with Nokia in ANZ
The partnership provides a broader end-to-end integrated portfolio for partners and their enterprise customers and fulfils network requirements.
Telstra and OneWeb set to deliver new satellite solutions
Telstra and OneWeb to deliver one of the world’s largest rollouts of OneWeb Low Earth Orbit (LEO) backhaul for a commercial mobile network.
Keysight launches first open RAN testing lab in Europe
Open RAN testing lab consultancy supports mobile operators and network equipment manufacturers in validating Open RAN interoperability and performance.
CCS accepts Abzorb in its mobile voice and data framework
The agreement will offer public sector customers a simplified process to procure and manage mobile voice and data services.
Eseye’s new software to cut IoT development time by half
AnyNet SMARTconnect is flexible, on-device connectivity software enabling scalable global connectivity that reduces development time by up to nine months.
Commpete hails ACCC’s decision to block Telstra and TPG deal
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has recently vetoed Telstra and TPG's deal to share a network in Australia’s regional and rural areas.
M1 rolls out 5G offshore coverage for Singapore's southern coast
M1 will undertake an ambitious multi-year project that aims to provide ubiquitous 5G standalone offshore coverage for the southern coast of Singapore.
Vodafone’s Mobile Virtual Network Operator open for business
Vodafone NZ opens its Mobile Virtual Network Operator platform, with My Republic as its first partner. More consumer choice expected.
New Infovista report identifies significant CAPEX savings
A new report by Infovista has found that making modelling more precise in RAN planning and designing can foster major CAPEX savings for mobile operators.
AMTA supports publication of new international EMF standards
Australian Mobile Telecommunications Association (AMTA) supports publication of new international standards for 5G electric and magnetic fields (EMF).
Boost Mobile now makes up over 7% of Aussie prepaid market
Boost Mobile has doubled its market share over the past four years and now has more than 7% of Australia's prepaid market, equivalent to over 700,000 people.
70% better 5G power consumption with hardware optimisation
ABI Research has found that hardware optimisation promises up to 70% improvement in 5G power consumption as networks reach scale in many developed nations.
ComCom grants clearance for Vocus, 2degrees merger
The Commerce Commission has granted clearance to a transaction that would see the merger of the Vocus Group with 2degrees.
Telstra and Intellihub sign $100M IoT deal, Telstra reaches 5 million IoT devices
Telstra secures $100m IoT deal with Intellihub, marking its most extensive IoT partnership in terms of value and connected devices.
Intel, Juniper, and Rakuten Symphony collaborate to develop carrier grade Open RAN
Intel Corporation, Juniper Networks, and Rakuten Symphony have announced a collaborative effort to develop Symware, a carrier-grade Open RAN solution.
6G guidelines outlined in paper released by NGMN
Next Generation Mobile Networks Alliance publishes its first 6G white paper, outlining drivers and vision for the next generation of mobile networks.
APAC drives multi-billion dollar growth in private network deployments
Asia Pacific countries are leading the way in private network deployments, creating a market worth $7bn by 2025, says ABI Research.
XConnect brings more services to Hong Kong customers
XConnect has expanded its Asia footprint with its expansion into Hong Kong, adding mobile number portability data to its global numbering intelligence.
Optus secures funding to fill mobile coverage black spots
With State, Federal and Optus funding, the company is building 83 new sites as part of the Federal Governments Mobile Black Spot Program.
GSMA reveals 2020 GLOMO Awards winners
The awards included 35 categories ranging from 5G leadership to mobile apps, mobile network infrastructure, diversity in tech, and STEAM efforts for children.
2G and 3G networks are 'open doors' for cyber attacks
Security researchers have warned about SS7 for decades, however, the vulnerabilities have become more severe in recent years.
SingleRAN Pro: Combining simplicity and openness for a 5G future
Huawei's SingleRAN Pro solution supposedly offers an open, simplified networking concept to help operators roll out commercial 5G networks.
Network operators are losing out to virtual competition
MVNOs gain on MNOs in Australia's prepaid mobile market, now serving 29.4% users.