British surrender again to the US, this time over Huawei
Published in Network


Because the last time it surrendered to the US, things worked out so well

The National Cyber Security Agency in the UK is expected to conclude that US sanctions against Huawei will make it impossible to use the Chinese company's technology as planned for 5G networks.

US nutjobs set fire 5G towers
Published in Network
Tuesday, 19 May 2020 11:38

US nutjobs set fire 5G towers


Well what they think are 5G towers

The US is following the UK with conspiracy theory nutjobs with a bronze age understanding of science taking out what they think are 5G towers in the belief that that they cause the coronavirus.

Nokia scores 5G deal with Taiwan Star Telecom
Published in Network


Upgrading LTE network

Former rubber boot maker Nokia announced details of a new 5G deal with Taiwan Star Telecom (TST). The deal will see Nokia supply TST with its end-to-end AirScale Radio Access network portfolio helping the operator to launch 5G non-standalone (NSA) networks that will lay the foundations for 5G standalone (SA) in the future. Nokia is the only supplier in this deal.

UK telcos face “attack of the morons”
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5G towers aflame and engineers attacked

The UK is facing an “attack of the morons” with 77 arson attack on mobile phone masts across the United Kingdom and 180 incidents of abuse over the last month.

US surrenders and agrees to work with Huawei on 5G
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Realised that the only ones suffering were the US

The US Department of Commerce is close to approving a new rule that would allow US companies to work with China’s Huawei Technologies on setting standards for next generation 5G networks.

IBM and Red Hat show off 5G edge plans
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 05 May 2020 12:00

IBM and Red Hat show off 5G edge plans


Full to the brim

Big Blue and Red Hat have been sharing their ideas to integrate 5G into the edge.

Xilinx reports fiscal Q42020 and FY2020 results
Published in Cloud


$3.16 billion, data center 22 percent revenue growth

The fiscal year 2020 (April 2019 to April 2020) was a challenging year for anyone trading with China due to the US government pressures on Huawei. Despite all these challenges, Xilinx managed to make $3.16 billion revenue or three percent higher, year over year.

Ericsson doing well thanks to 5G
Published in News
Wednesday, 22 April 2020 12:39

Ericsson doing well thanks to 5G


Going a viking on the rivals

Ericsson posted better than expected quarterly earnings on strong demand for 5G network equipment even as the coronavirus made a mess of other parts of the company.

BT gives 5G core contract to Ericsson
Published in Network
Friday, 17 April 2020 12:08

BT gives 5G core contract to Ericsson


Too sensitive for Huawei

British mobile carrier BT has selected Ericsson to provide the core of its 5G network.

Samsung and Xilinx Team Up for worldwide 5G commercial deployments
Published in Mobiles


Versal ACAP ideal for 5G

There is no doubt that Samsung is a big player in the 5G arena, both on the client and infrastructure side. Xilinx also managed to score an important 5G design win with its Xilinx Versal ACAP for worldwide 5G commercial deployments.