100 Petabytes: Friend or Foe?
Andre Fuetsch, Senior Vice President of Architecture and Design at AT&T, tells TIA NOW how AT&T is reacting to the 100 petabytes of data surging across its network pipes. SDN and NFV technologies are drastically changing the way operators approach the data deluge and Fuetsch sees the opportunities in these new technologies.
25 Years of P25
25 years of P25 standards – creating the foundation for interoperable, digital, two-way wireless communications – is upon us, and interoperability for emergency responders has come a long way. So how far has the P25 set of standards evolved since its inception and what is the future of P25 while a national network is underway…
4G World Rundown with TIA NOW
4G World hosts industry panels and discusses key topics at its co-located event with CTIA 2014. Net Neutrality, industry mergers and the roll out of densified networks are part of the discussions at 4G World and TIA NOW recaps those panels in their mobile studio.
5 ICT Standards to Keep Your Eye On
As we move towards an interoperable global network, ICT standards become more integral to the success of industry stakeholders.
55 Years of Steel Antenna Towers
This year TIA is celebrating the 55th anniversary of the country’s first standard that provides guidance in the design of communications towers. John Erichsen, Principal Structural Engineer at EET and Chair of TIA’s TR-14 engineering committee tells TIA NOW that the ANSI/TIA-222 standard for “Structural Steel Standards for Steel Antenna Towers and Supporting Structures” has…
5G & Siting: Partners in Tomorrow’s Connectivity
5G networks promise efficient, fast connectivity to usher in a new era of services for consumers and businesses. However, deployment is dependent on clear, fair zoning to make 5G a reality. Brian Hendricks, Head of Policy and Government Affairs at Nokia and Dileep Srihari, Director, Legislative and Government Affairs at TIA discuss securing edge network…
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.
5G and Spectrum Frontiers: Industry Responds to FCC’s Spectrum Ruling
As the FCC and industry expects the first 5G networks to go live in 2020, there’s a lot of ground to cover from a technology and policy perspective. Here to give us their response to the FCC’s rulemaking on millimeter wave spectrum are policy leaders from Intel, Nokia and Samsung Networks.
5G Capacity Challenge
Capacity is the most pressing issue for the proliferation of 5G technologies, according to communications industry analysts. Ira Brodsky, Senior Analyst with Datacomm Research, tells TIA NOW why the 5G capacity challenge is at the forefront of discussions about next generation wireless.
5G in a Big Data World
At TIA’s 5G Roundtable titled, "Developing a Path to 5G," Frank Bernhard, Managing Director of Communications, Media & Technology at Accenture Analytics, moderates a panel on "5G in a Big Data World – Linking Analytics, Economics and Strategy to the Telecom Future."
5G Labs: Telstra, Ericsson & Machine Type Communications
From Mobile World Congress 2016, TIA NOW discusses 5G test trials with Telstra’s Chief Technology Officer, Vish Nandlall, and Ericsson’s Senior Vice President and Group CTO Ulf Ewaldsson, to deepen our understanding of the latest innovations, architectures and use cases important to 5G.