Members of AT&T's technical and regulatory staff met with officials in the FCC's Wireless Telecommunications Bureau on Thursday to discuss a possible new category of devices operating in the Citizens Broadband Radio Services (CBRS) 3.5 GHz band.
Just days after FCC Chairman Ajit Pai called for a fresh look at the 5.9 GHz band, the Association of Global Automakers urged the commission to ensure the entire 5.9 GHz band gets retained for auto-safety services, and it also proposed V2X buildout requirements.
Upstarts like Altiostar and Mavenir hope to disrupt the vRAN space, but large operators are usually reluctant to work with smaller players, and they hand over contracts to the large vendors. Is the vRAN opportunity big enough for both?
While a lot of the early deployments of 5G using millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum have focused on outdoor areas, Qualcomm is here to remind everyone that it has applications for indoor deployments as well.
Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg took the opportunity during an appearance at the J.P. Morgan investment conference today to boast about speeds the carrier is seeing in Chicago today with the new Samsung Galaxy S10 5G, Samsung's first 5G smartphone in the U.S.