New Article information at Global Telecoms Insight New and updated information from Article listed on en-us New Article information at Global Telecoms Insight Give me five: preparing for 5G roll-out 5G is the next big thing, expected for roll-out around 2020 – but preparations are being made right now and have been since even before the introduction of 4G. In this special report, Abi Millar asks Chris Bilton, director of research and technology … Sat, 12 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT Big deal: driving innovation with data analytics Telecoms operators all attach a high level of importance to big-data initiatives, but they currently feel neither ready to take on this task nor very willing to have someone else do it for them, though they sense the potential. Pyramid Research expla… Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT Ahead in the cloud: how can telcos compete? Cloud services are reshaping the playing field for telecoms operators, with each looking for the next big opportunity. But with the market dominated by large vendors, can telcos truly compete? And if so, how can they incorporate cloud technology into… Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT Open forum: the adoption of small-cell technology The combination of virtualisation with small cells is viewed as a critical aspect of the continued development and improvement of mobile networks by operators seeking a radical overhaul of architecture and cost-efficiency. Alan Law of the Small Cell … Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT Rise of the machines: M2M and mobile network functionality M2M technology is changing the traditional priorities of telecoms companies, with devices autonomously intercommunicating and monitoring each others’ processes. Sophie Peacock speaks to Mobeen Khan from AT&T about how mobile operators are gradually a… Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT The virtual reality: Current Analysis's NFC Catalog report Peter Jarich from Current Analysis outlines the key points from the company’s ‘NFV Catalog: System Vendors Offerings Circa Late 2015’ report on the state of play in terms of vendors’ network functions virtualisation developments and commercial offeri… Thu, 10 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT Tus Mobil GSM, GPRS, Edge Network Tus Mobil is a new mobile operator for Slovenia. The new company, which is part of the Engrotus retail group, gained its mobile licence when US-based Western Wireless International (Vega) shut down its network at the end of May 2006 after failing to … Sun, 20 May 2007 23:00:00 GMT KT Corporation WiBro Network, Seoul KT Corporation is one of Korea’s leading telecommunications companies, which provides services to residential and business users across South Korea. Sun, 20 May 2007 23:00:00 GMT MTC Namibia 3G HSDPA Green Network Mobile Telecommunications Limited (MTC) is one of the largest GSM operators in Namibia. Sat, 19 May 2007 23:00:00 GMT eMobile WCDMA/HSDPA 3G Network eMobile Ltd is a new mobile operator that is about to enter the competitive and innovative Japanese mobile communications market. eMobile obtained one of the three 3G licenses that the Japanese government granted in November 2005 to increase competit… Tue, 08 May 2007 23:00:00 GMT Kartel (K-Mobile) GSM Network Expansion In May 2005 KaRTel (K-Mobile), one of the largest mobile communications providers in Kazakhstan, and a subsidiary of VimpelCom, awarded a $100m contract to Motorola for the expansion and improvement of its existing GSM Network over a five year pe… Tue, 08 May 2007 23:00:00 GMT Xfera 3G UTMS Network Xfera is the fourth Spanish mobile operator and a subsidiary of TeliaSonera. In 2006 the company was awarded the fourth 3G licence in Spain provided they could guarantee population coverage of 26% by the end of 2006 (requirements made by the Minis… Sun, 29 Apr 2007 23:00:00 GMT Celtel (Vmobile) GSM Network Expansion Celtel (formerly Vmobile) is a mobile telecommunications company that offers services in more African countries than any other and has in excess of 15 million subscribers. The company is one of the best-known brands in Africa with mobile licenses cov… Sun, 29 Apr 2007 23:00:00 GMT KPN Mobile Network Upgrade "The company has more than 20 million mobile subscribers worldwide and is the largest mobile and fixed network operator in the Netherlands" Koninklijke PTT Nederland (KPN) is the largest full-service operator in The Netherlands, with around 30,00… Sun, 29 Apr 2007 23:00:00 GMT T-Mobile USA 3G Network In November 2006 T-Mobile USA announced the rollout of its first 3G (UMTS) network in the United States. The company is the smallest mobile telecommunications company in the US, although it is one of the major players in the European market. T-Mobile… Mon, 29 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT Mobistar UMTS Broadband Mobistar is a subsidiary of the Orange group of companies; it is owned by France Telecom SA and operates in Belgium. A decision was made by Mobistar in November 2004 to upgrade its existing wireless network to 3G technology. This upgrade will help Mo… Sun, 28 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT LuXcommunications VOXmobile LuXcommunications SA is a joint venture between Audiolux, BGL Investment Partners and La Direction. The company obtained a 3G licence in 2003 and immediately commissioned Siemens to supply and install their 3G/UMTS network in Luxembourg. Sun, 28 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT National Capital Region Land Mobile Radio System The National Capital Region (NCR) is one of the most important political and military areas in the US. The NCR is defined as the District of Columbia (Washington capital); Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties of Maryland; Arlington, Fairfax,… Fri, 26 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT Softbank Mobile Corp, IMS Network In November 2006 Softbank Mobile Corp in Japan launched the first live IMS network over 3G. The network was powered by the IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) solution from Ericsson. The new IMS network has allowed the operator to launch new exciting 3G s… Fri, 26 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT Orange WCDMA Orange Communications Switzerland SA is nearing the end of the installation of its wideband code division multiple access (WCDMA) / high-speed down link packet access (HSDPA) network. The new network was scheduled for completion towards the end of 20… Wed, 24 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT