Key Spectrum usage and regulatory considerations for dealing with Spectrum Efficiency Challenges in 5G

There is a need of more efficient use of spectrum in 5G to meet more and more demand for data. Regulators and operators have to come out with more innovative methods to use the spectrum.These are some of the key areas that are being focused in order to deal with spectral efficiency challenges within the scope of 5G mobile networks. 1. Dynamic Spectrum Access More versatil...
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Quality of Service in 5G Networks and Beyond

August 3, 2018 Next-generation communication services will require a large diversity of service-quality requirements: Higher end-user data rates and Higher Cell level throughput to meet enhanced mobile broadband (eMBB) requirement Low Latency ( RRLLC) Massive number of devices for machine type of communication (eMTC) Ultra-reliability 5G networks ne...
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Role of Wi-FI in 5G

June 27, 2018 Wi-Fi has been around for more than 20 years. It has continued to evolve with addition of new functionalities and improvement in performance. As we move to 5G, Wi-Fi is also evolving to support, meeting the IMT-2020 vision Next version of Wi-Fi, 802.11ax will provide following enhancements over previous version 802.11ac: Higher throughput More usabilit...
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5G Service Requirements

Mar 13, 2017 | By Navnit Goel 3GPP Technical Specification Group ( TSG ) on Services & Systems Aspects (SA) WG1, has completed its first normative specification on “Service requirements for the 5G system” (TS22.261), which will now be submitted for approval at the Plenary meeting of the SA group on, 8-10 March 2017.   Requirements on basic capa...
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5G – From the Operator’s point of view

April 16, 2016 | By Navnit Goel 5G will bring paradigm shift in how the networks are deployed until 4G with new use cases and support for Internet of Things. Asia will lead deployment Majority of operators believe that Asia will take lead in deployment ahead of America and Europe. First deployments are targeted in Korea during winter Olympics in 2018 and Summer Olympics i...
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Enhancing Services with Mobile Edge Computing

March 24, 2016 | By Navnit Goel Mobile Edge Computing (MEC) can be utilized to improve user experience and improve network performance by keeping cloud resources close to edge. I. Introduction On one hand, demand on the mobile networks has been increasing for more and more real time voice and data applications, at the same time IoT applications require these networks to serv...
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White Paper “5G Empowering Verticals” launched at MWC 2016 by 5GPPP

On 22nd Feb, at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, 5G PPP, the 5G Public-Private Partnership between the European Commission and European industry and research community, launched its inaugural vision paper, which highlights how 5G network infrastructures will enable the digitalization of society and economy, leading to the fourth industrial revolution, especially in the...
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LTE ultra-reliable can create new monetizing opportunities in vertical markets

February 24, 2016 | By Navnit Goel Huawei has been pushing for it’s 4.5G technology solution as a way to extend the lifespan of LTE and as a bridge between 4G and 5G. 4.5G is based on 3GPP LTE-advanced Pro standard, adopted in October 2015. Huawei has introduced several advancements over 4G, including support for small cell dual connectivity, carrier aggregation and other f...
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Service Providers are transitioning to SDN and NFV

December 26, 2015 | By Navnit Goel Operators like AT&T and Verizon are transitioning their network to software defined network (SDN) and Network Function Virtualization (NFV). AT&T has set a target to virtualize more than three fourth of it's network using SDN. This will help it to reduce Hardware Cost and create faster services and products as per customer requirements. V...
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Hot topics in Wireless Technology in 2015

During the year passing by, 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) and Voice over LTE (VoLTE), which are in deployment phase and upcoming technologies 5G, Internet of Things (IoT) and LTE in unlicensed band (LTE-U) dominated the wireless technology scene. 2015 has been a year, when mobile operators continued to build their broadband network using 4G LTE, VoLTE emerged as the platform...
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