5G and Beyond: Bell Labs President on Research Labs and Network Operators Bringing R&D to City-Scale
Marcus Weldon, President of Bell Labs and Corporate CTO at Nokia, tells TIA NOW how the collaboration between industry research, academic research and government uncovers new apps, services and technologies that otherwise may not have been discovered.
Approval of Spectrum Frontiers will Help Drive U.S. 5G Leadership & Innovation
Arlington, VA (July 14, 2016) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, commends the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) for today’s adoption of Spectrum Frontiers, and says the plan will help advance U.S. 5G leadership. The rules open four new bands of high-frequency “millimeter-wave” spectrum…
Creating the Next Generation of Connected Cities
Nick Maynard, Program Director at the National Science Foundation, discusses the importance of bringing universities and corporations together to drive innovation and speed to market for wireless apps and services, through research platforms in several cities across the U.S.
From Research to Real Life: the Advanced Wireless Research Initiative
Jim Kurose, Assistant Director of the National Science Foundation (NSF), talks to TIA NOW’s Limor Schafman about this collaboration between the research community and the tech industry.
Industry Analysts Review MWC 2016
It’s always best to wrap up MWC at the very end of the show with the analysts that were front and center with the carriers and suppliers that we all want to hear from. The analysts joining us discuss 5G, edge computing, narrow-band IoT, NFV, virtual reality and new revenue streams for carriers.
Merging Onto the 5G Highway?
Sprint and T-Mobile recently announced plans to merge into one company as a way to help them keep up with the race to 5G. But will federal regulators go along? Jason Leigh, Senior Research Analyst for Mobility at IDC, joins TIA NOW to talk about their spectrum positions and what comes next.
Millimeter Wave Research: The Proof is in the Pudding
Ali Niknejad, Faculty Director at the Berkeley Wireless Research Center, one of the pioneers in millimeter wave research, talks about their joint efforts with DARPA and the NSF to demonstrate the benefits of millimeter wave and massive MIMO.
Ruckus Wireless CEO on Building a Business Model for Smart Cities
Selina Lo, President and CEO of Ruckus Wireless, talks to TIA NOW about transforming the network of today to a more agile network of tomorrow.
Spectrum Availability and Other Enablers for 5G
Sprint’s VP of Technology Ron Marquardt talks to TIA NOW about the technology and human enablers of 5G.
U.S. Ignite on the Future of Broadband and Advanced Wireless Research
U.S. Ignite Executive Director Bill Wallace talks about how the impact of the FCC’s Spectrum Frontiers ruling and the launch of the White House’s Advanced Wireless Research Initiative will transform broadband services across the U.S.