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CommScope joins Meta's Evenstar program

14 February, 2022 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

CommScope has announced it will work with Facebook's Meta Connectivity on its Evenstar program, which aims to accelerate adoption of Open RAN technology.


5G to become dominant mobile tech by 2027

06 December, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Ericsson's latest Mobility Report forecasts that total 5G connections will grow to 4.4bn by the end of 2027.


Telstra to upgrade 5G network with Ericsson's L4S

04 November, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Telstra plans to upgrade its 5G network with Ericsson's Low Latency Low Loss Scalable communications technology following a successful Australian-first trial.


Aussie Broadband taps Telstra Wholesale for extra backhaul coverage

12 August, 2021

Aussie Broadband has signed a five-year deal with Telstra Wholesale to upgrade its network capacity.


TPG Telecom, MATRIXX partner to power 4G and 5G monetisation

05 May, 2021

TPG Telecom has partnered with MATRIXX Software to enable 4G and 5G monetisation across its brand portfolio.


Telcos to pay $647.6m for 26 GHz spectrum

26 April, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Five telecommunications companies, including Telstra, Optus and TPG/Vodafone, will pay a combined $647.6m for prized 26 GHz mmWave 5G spectrum.


Nokia chosen to expand 5G network in Taiwan

22 April, 2021

Nokia has been chosen by Taiwanese carrier Chunghwa Telecom to expand its 5G network in Taiwan, using products from Nokia's AirScale portfolio.


Future trends in mobile services, fibre segment revealed

05 March, 2021

GlobalData has forecast an increase in Australia's fixed communication services revenue from 2020–2025, with steady growth in the mobile services market.


Mobile roaming subscribers and revenue face three-year recovery

29 January, 2021

A study predicts that it will take three years for mobile roaming activity to recover from the effects of travel restrictions arising from the COVID-19 pandemic.


5G coverage to reach 4.1 billion people by 2025

08 January, 2021

By 2025, the number of 5G users worldwide is forecast to hit 4.1 billion, fuelled by service providers setting up the necessary technology infrastructure.


Optus claims Australian 5G speed record

16 October, 2020

Optus has achieved average download speeds of over 2.5 Gbps using the first of 151 planned high-speed 5G base stations to be deployed in Sydney and Melbourne.


How 4G is still so relevant in society

01 October, 2020

5G promises to deliver more capacity, faster speeds and less latency, meaning cellular data will perform better in crowded, public spaces with multiple users attempting to utilise it.


Help at hand for telco consumers unable to pay bills

06 April, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

The ACMA has reminded consumers that financial hardship programs are available to provide relief for telecommunications costs during the COVID-19 crisis.


Mobile World Congress called off over coronavirus concerns

13 February, 2020 by Jonathan Nally

The GSMA has announced the cancellation of this year's Mobile World Congress due to flow-on effects from the coronavirus outbreak.


Best of 2019: Securing mobile devices in the new 5G world

23 December, 2019 by Michael Dyson*

Across the festive season we'll be reprising some of our best articles from 2019. Today we look at what 5G will mean for mobile security.


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