Sandrine Andre, who is responsible for the digital economy in Strasbourg, is on a mission to change the perception of the traditional French city using an unlikely tool – NFC technology.
Mobile operators remain focused on ethernet on fibre as the most common solution to backhaul problems but are starting to explore virtualisation, new research has claimed.
Samsung has hit a 5G milestone, clocking speeds of 7.5Gbps in a stationary environment and 1.2Gbps within a vehicle moving at more than 100 kilometres per hour.
Vodafone UK is rolling out carrier-aggregation across three cities this month as it seeks to improve indoor coverage and higher speeds.
Ericsson has announced it has successfully demonstrated an NFV proof of concept with Japanese operator NTT DOCOMO.
Openwave Mobility has launched what it claims is the industry’s first 4K Ultra-HD video optimisation solution for mobile devices.
Alcatel-Lucent has launched its latest NFV project, teaming up with Korea Telecom to help drive its shift to virtualisation.
MediaTek is eyeing the higher end of the chipset market after launching a unified SoC platform for "super-mid market" handsets.
Nokia Networks has held tests of three band carrier aggregation using 40MHz of spectrum, which it said will lead to more operators launching LTE-Advanced networks.
Samsung is developing 60GHz Wi-Fi technology, which it said will deliver speeds 10 times as quick as existing 2.4GHz and 5GHz technologies.
Ericsson and Facebook have announced new methodology to measure and improve end-to-end network performance by using simulated Facebook applications.
The GSMA's Embedded SIM specification could earn operators €7 billion during 2020, as operators and vendors such as Telefónica and Vodafone have launched solutions using the technology, new research has found.
Telefónica UK has deployed Cellwize's elastic-SON product in a bid to enhance its network performance and quality of service for its customers.