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by No Jitter

3 THREATS TO UC INDUSTRY MOMENTUM

A strong market push by Google, an economic downturn, and the rise of mobile UCaaS -- if they materialize -- could all dampen existing players’ strong prospects. Cisco no doubt plans to continue marketing that service to mobile network operators with its acquisition of BroadSoft -- but they're not the...


by RCR Wireless

WHAT’S THE OUTLOOK ON NETWORK SLICING FOR 5G?

Mavenir recently announced a virtualized network slicing software solution dubbed CloudRange™ Network Slice Suite. The idea is virtual provisioning of a network within a network based on “criteria that are required for practical deployments such as subscriber data/intelligence in the network, MVNO network setup, and network upgrade with virtualized multivendor...


by RCR Wireless

EVOLUTION TO 5G IS MARKED BY MOVE TO THE EDGE

Early deployments of commercial 5G services will look more like really fast LTE services, according to John Baker, Mavenir SVP, Business Development. During an interview with RCR Wireless News during Mobile World Congress 2018, Baker said 5G will really open up with an upgrade to a new core and the distribution of...


by No Jitter

HOSTED PBX 2018-2020 DRAMATIC SHIFTS FORECASTED

Employees move around. Forty percent of conference calls originate on a mobile instrument. Other calls that begin on a desk phone often go mobile partway through, as participants move from one location to the next. A collaboration call, say with slide-sharing or a video conference, may originate on a 4G...


by Search Unified Communications

ENTERPRISE CONNECT SHOWCASES LATEST UC INNOVATIONS

The latest in unified communications, collaboration and contact center services will be on display at Enterprise Connect 2018. This year, more than 120 vendors will exhibit their latest innovations at the industry expo, including mobile unified communications as a service, team collaboration apps, and video conferencing platforms. The following is just...


by The Mobile Network

OPENING UP ON THE OpenRAN

The concept of open goes beyond just standards interoperability. A RAN built by Nokia, Ericsson or Huawei will be interoperable with any device, any core, any transmission network attaching to it – due to its conformance with standards. That is a standards-based network. The vision of the OpenRAN is that...


by Disruptive.Asia

MAVENIR TALKS NETWORK TRANSFORMATION AND MOBILE-NATIVE UCAAS

Network transformation continues to be a hot topic in the mobile sector, whether you’re talking about the RAN, the core or everything in between. That brings us quickly to Mavenir, which knows a little something about transformation, having been through several in its corporate history. The current incarnation of Mavenir...


by The Register

CISCO, INTEL, RED HAT AIM AT CLOSED 5G RADIO SYSTEMS

Cisco has used Mobile World Congress 2018 to tout a group of vendors working on open tech for the mobile radio access network. “Virtual RAN” – Radio Access Network – refers to a shift in base station architecture away from proprietary functions running on vendor-specific base station hardware. vRAN remakes the mobile...


by No Jitter

WHAT’S NEW FROM AT&T, CISCO, GOOGLE, AND MAVENIR

It's been another busy week in the world of enterprise communications, with vendors making announcements ahead of Mobile World Congress next week, not to mention Enterprise Connect just two weeks away. Take a few minutes to catch up on some of the notable developments taking place this past week from AT&T, Cisco, Twilio, Google,...


by Forbes

DID MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS BARCELONA 2018 DELIVER?

Given the numerous announcements around wireless infrastructure, I was also pleased to see that due diligence at MWC18 was paid to solutions that boost spectrum efficiency. Sprint and Cavium jointly announced at the show an NFV trial aimed at improving network quality of service (something that Sprint has been chided for in the past)...


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