Economic and Societal Impacts of 5G Infrastructure Investments Explored in CTIA Report

CTIA commissions Accenture Strategy to conduct analysis which estimates U.S. GDP boost of $500 billion

WASHINGTON; Jan. 12, 2017 – Deploying the next generation of high-speed 5G wireless networks could create up to three million jobs and add approximately $500 billion to U.S. GDP through direct and indirect potential benefits, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN), commissioned by CTIA. 
 

Leti to Demonstrate New Multicarrier Waveform for 5G Networks

Multiservice Transmission Field Trials at 3.5 GHz TDD Band with 40MHz Bandwidth

GRENOBLE, France – Jan. 10, 2017 – Leti, a research institute of CEA Tech, today announced it will deploy a 5G framework on the MINATEC campus in Grenoble to demonstrate a new post-OFDM (orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing) multicarrier waveform.

Leti recently was granted a six-month license from Arcep, France's telecommunications regulatory agency, to run a field trial with multiservice transmission at 3.5 GHz TDD band with 40MHz bandwidth. 3.5GHz might be the first carrier frequency that will be released for 5G.

GlobalPlatform enables the Web to access Advanced Security Services

Organization standardizes the interface between web applications and secure elements

12 January, 2017 – GlobalPlatform has defined a standardized communications interface between web applications and secure element (SEs), which will enable developers of web services to build in advanced security features to protect online services against many types of attack and fraud.

VeloCloud Reports Significant Service Provider Wins and Large Customer Deployments in 2016

Vendor Grows Number of Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN Sites to 50,000, Including the World's Largest SD-WAN Wins

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 10, 2017 – VeloCloud™ Networks, Inc., the Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN™ company, today announced a record year for 2016 which saw sales climb 8X over the previous record year, sites deployed swell to 50,000, and total customer wins reach 600. The company also expanded to 130 registered channel partners around the world in 2016, increased its workforce by more than 50 percent, and secured the world's two largest SD-WAN wins.

Viavi Intros 'Observer' to Address Surging Traffic Growth, Emerging Technology, and Security Threats

Industry's first 40 Gbps wire rate analytics, traffic, and storage solution with real-time reporting

Milpitas, Calif., January 11, 2017 – Viavi Solutions (NASDAQ: VIAV) today announced the availability of the new Observer Platform, an industry-leading solution for network performance management. As global network traffic growth continues to defy expectations, enterprises are compelled to embrace advanced technologies to keep up, while security threats multiply in intensity and complexity. Anticipating these market trends, Viavi has redesigned the Observer Platform, including Observer GigaStor and Apex, to address IT departments' changing demands. 

VeEX Notification - VeEX® Announces New WiFi Air Expert Module for its MTTplus Modular Test Platform

Upload and download traffic test evaluates network performance under traffic load and measures QoE parameters

Fremont, Calif., January 9, 2017 – VeEX Inc., a global leader in Telecom, CATV, Fiber, Transport and Broadband Access, today announced the launch of its MTTplus-900 Air Expert Module.

5G Americas Says Carriers Should Plan Network 'Slicing'

Makes possible the creation of virtual networks using one common network infrastructure

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5G Americas, the industry trade association and voice of 5G and LTE for the Americas, has published a technical whitepaper titled Network Slicing for 5G Networks and Services that details network slicing implementation relative to 5G technologies.

Leading Digital Security Mobile Hardware Supplier Announces Wins With Major U.S. Carriers

Gemalto launches dedicated LTE Cat. M Module with Verizon, and strengthens AT&T's IoT remote management

Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is launching a leading edge LTE Cat. M1 wireless module for IoT solutions. The new Cinterion® LTE Cat. M1 solution takes network efficiency and simplicity to new heights, delivering LTE for Machine-Type-Communication (MTC) and improved power savings that enables battery life of 10+ years, for some use cases.

Infinera Xceed Software Suite Powered by OpenDaylight

Rethinking network architectures to accommodate the shift to open SDN

Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that the Infinera Xceed Software Suite (Xceed) is the first optical transport software-defined networking (SDN) solution to join the "Powered by OpenDaylight" program. The OpenDaylight Project (ODL) is a collaborative open source project that aims to accelerate the adoption of SDN and network functions virtualization. The Powered by OpenDaylight program signals compliance with exceptional technical standards and quality for commercial products or services based on ODL.

Global Capacity to Speak on the Flexibility of a Network Marketplace for Orchestrating Edge Connectivity

Metro Connect 2017 panel to address how CSPs localize services to reduce latency and meet future demand

Global Capacity, the leading connectivity as a service company, today announces that its President, Jack Lodge, will be speaking at Metro Connect 2017, taking place January 31 - February 1, 2017 in Miami.  Metro Connect is the definitive meeting place for C-level delegates from the metro fiber, cable and local access markets in the U.S. to share insights and strategize for the year ahead.
 
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