Telenet undertaking major network modernization with ZTE
Wed Aug 31 10:10:11 EDT 2016
ZTE will help the Belgian operator upgrade to 3G, 4G and 4G+ technologies Belgiums largest cable TV and broadband provider Telenet signed a long-term strategic partnership with Chinese vendor ZTE Corporation for the modernization of its nationwide network. Telenet acquired mobile operator BASE from KPN for 1.325 billion euros ($1.47 billion) in 2015 in order [...]
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Understanding FirstNet, the post-9/11public safety iniative
Wed Aug 31 08:36:32 EDT 2016
What is FirstNet? The First Responder Network Authority, or FirstNet, is an independent authority within the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) created to provide emergency responders with a nationwide, high-speed, broadband network dedicated to public safety. FirstNet claims it will provide a single interoperable platform for emergency and daily public safety communications. The final [...]
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James Truchard, co-founder and CEO of National Instruments, to retire
Wed Aug 31 08:06:08 EDT 2016
James Truchard, the CEO and co-founder of National Instruments, and known to many as Dr. T, is retiring in January, the test and measurement company announced in a statement on Monday. He will be replaced by Alex Davern, 49, the company’s chief operating officer and chief financial officer. Davern will start his new job on [...]
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Analyst Angle: 100% cellular coverage in the U.S.? Not so fast
Wed Aug 31 04:00:58 EDT 2016
Want to put cellular coverage maps to the test? Take a trip out west Mobile operators are good at providing coverage maps with lots of bright colors that show extensive coverage across the U.S. In their advertising, they usually flash the maps up for a few seconds, giving the impression that wherever you go, you [...]
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