Tag Archives: Telecommunications

11May/22

AT&T Launches First-Ever Nationwide Location-Based Routing with Intrado to Improve Public Safety Response for Wireless 9-1-1 Calls

What’s the news? AT&T* is the first carrier to launch location-based routing to automatically transmit wireless 9-1-1 calls to the appropriate 9-1-1 call centers on a nationwide basis. Through this new “Locate Before Route” feature from Intrado, AT&T can quickly and more accurately identify where a wireless 9-1-1 call is coming from using device GPS and hybrid information to route the call to the correct 9-1-1 call center, also known as public safety answering point or PSAP. Continue reading

05Apr/22

Equinix Enters Africa, Closing the US$320 Million Acquisition of MainOne

Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the world’s digital infrastructure company™, today announced it has completed its deal to acquire West African data center and connectivity solutions provider MainOne for an enterprise value of US$320M, marking the beginning of its expansion into the African continent. Continue reading

21Mar/22

Rivada Space Networks launches new low earth orbit constellation at Satellite 2022

Rivada Space Networks GmbH, a disruptive new company launching a constellation of 600 low-earth-orbit communications satellites, is participating at Satellite 2022 in Washington, DC. The Rivada Networks team will be outlining the company’s game-changing system with all its advantages for enterprise data communications. Continue reading

05Mar/22

Petal Maps Debuts at MWC 2022, Showcasing a Full-Scenario Ecosystem with Mapping Services as the Core

Huawei has unveiled Petal Maps, its latest map navigation system designed for global markets, at Mobile World Congress 2022 (MWC) in Barcelona. The solution leverages mobile phone hardware and intelligent algorithms to deliver a package of innovative mapping capabilities, including precise indoor and outdoor positioning, lane guidance, offline maps, 3D architecture (using Barcelona’s landmarks as a showcase), multi-terminal collaboration between smartphones and watches and multiple Nearby Life services. Continue reading

04Mar/22

GSMA Celebrates a Vibrant MWC22 Barcelona

The GSMA is celebrating a vibrant and dynamic edition of MWC Barcelona and there was no doubt it was the place to do business. The world’s largest and most influential connectivity event hosted over 60,000 attendees from almost 200 countries. It was the centre of discussion and debate, the place where leaders in the mobile ecosystem continued charting the future to achieve the full potential of technology. Continue reading

03Mar/22

UK Telecoms Company Delivers World’s First 5G Mobile Broadband from The Stratosphere

Cambridge-based company, Stratospheric Platforms has announced the first successful demonstration of 5G broadband connectivity between a “stratospheric 5G mast” flying at 45,000 ft and a retail 5G smartphone, beating aerospace rivals to the world first. Continue reading

01Mar/22

Innovation for 5Gigaverse, Huawei Unveils Its Latest Wireless Solutions and IntelligentRAN Architecture

At Mobile World Congress (MWC22), Huawei unveiled its latest wireless products and solutions — third-generation TDD M-MIMO products and FDD ultra-wideband multi-antenna products. Huawei also introduced its newly released IntelligentRAN architecture at the press conference. Continue reading

28Feb/22

Breaking Down 5 Misconceptions to Accelerate Green Development

Huawei hosted its Day0 Forum “Lighting up the Future” as part of their lead up to MWC22 Barcelona. Huawei Carrier’s Chief Marketing Officer Dr. Philip Song delivered a keynote speech titled “Five Misconceptions of Green Development” at the forum. He said, “Green development is a buzzword. Just like from Newton’s classical mechanics to Einstein’s theory of relativity, its development is going to be marked by a spiraling path between misconceptions and truths. We need to move past these five misconceptions as soon as possible to accelerate the green development of the ICT industry.” Continue reading