Current Headlines

  1. The Week In 5G: 2/6/2019 – Verizon Cuts Latency In Half, Cisco Attempts To Transform Agriculture, U.S. Needs More Mid-Band Spectrum
    2/6/2019

    Plus, 5G is tapped to enable robot baristas and the "world’s first AI stylist," an assertion that patent laws are stifling U.S. 5G innovation, Ericsson unveils the largest 5G training center in the U.S., and more, all in this edition of The Week in 5G. 

  2. MarconISSta Offering One Last Chance To Test UHF Antennas
    2/6/2019

    The MarconISSta experiment at the Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) Columbus module ham station will be decommissioned on February 9, about 3 weeks earlier than anticipated. MarconISSta is a radio spectrum analyzer on the ISS that monitors parts of the RF spectrum in VHF, UHF, L, and S bands in order to analyze current use and availability for satellite communication.

  3. Fixed Frequency Synthesizer: SFS9280C-LF Extremely Low Noise X-Band PLO
    2/6/2019

    Z-Communications, Inc. announces a new RoHS compliant fixed frequency phase locked loop model SFS9280C-LF operating in the X-band.

  4. RF DSP Announces Wide-Bandwidth 8Tx/8Rx Enhanced-MIMO RF Transceiver Module And Firmware For 5G NR Radio Units
    2/6/2019

    RF DSP Inc. a provider of 5G MIMO and software defined radio products and design services and a member of the O-RAN Alliance, today announced a wide-bandwidth high-performance 8Tx/8Rx enhanced-MIMO RF Transceiver Module eMIMOx8 for advanced Software Define Radio (SDR) applications, 5G NR small cells and macro cells.

  5. MWC 2019: Rohde & Schwarz Presents Its Leading Wireless Mobile Testing Solutions For Today And Tomorrow
    2/6/2019

    Committed to providing the mobile communications industry with the solutions needed to optimize present technologies and to drive the development of future technologies, Rohde & Schwarz will highlight a variety of its latest wireless mobile testing solutions at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

  6. Altair Expands Offering To Include Illumination Design & Analysis Software
    2/6/2019

    Altair, a global technology company providing solutions in product development, high-performance computing and data intelligence, is pleased to welcome Lambda Research Corporation to the Altair Partner Alliance (APA).

  7. The U.S. Secures 5G Superiority, At Least In Short-Term
    2/6/2019

    The race for the leading role in the fifth generation (5G) connectivity has already started and while the United States, China, South Korea, and Japan are the four countries in the lead, it is the United States who will win the 5G race in the short term, according to ABI Research, a market-foresight advisory firm providing strategic guidance on the most compelling transformative technologies.

  8. PCTEL Announces 2.4/5 GHz 4x4 MIMO Antenna For Utilities, IIoT, And DSRC
    2/5/2019

    PCTEL, Inc., a leader in Performance Critical TELecom solutions, announced at DistribuTECH a new dual band 802.11ac/p MIMO antenna that helps boost data rates and reliability for utility networks, Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), and other Industrial IoT (IIoT) applications.

  9. New Antennas From CommScope Address Efficiency And Path To 5G
    2/5/2019

    CommScope has introduced new 3.5 GHz-capable antennas for macro and small cell densification to help increase network capacity and migration to 5G. 

  10. Zain Saudi, Nokia Conduct 4.9G Pilot To Boost Capacity And Customer Experience With 5G-Ready Massive MIMO Active Antenna On 2.6 GHz
    2/5/2019

    Nokia and Zain KSA have started a massive Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) pilot in the city of Jeddah in Saudi Arabia on the TD-LTE network using 2.6 GHz spectrum. The pilot uses Nokia's 5G-ready AirScale massive MIMO antenna for 4.9G calls to improve network capacity to provide speeds of above 700 Mbps per user, enabling customers to enjoy extreme broadband applications without experiencing any buffering.