Satellite & NTN

Podcast
In this 184th episode of The G2 on 5G, we cover:
1. Will Open RAN benefit from a possible $9B in FCC subsidies (5G Fund) for U.S. rural 5G deployments?
2. What does the FCC’s new 100/20 Mbps down/up definition for broadband mean for 5G FWA?
3. T-Mobile and Dialpad extend partnership for AI-enabled business communications – could 5G VoNR deliver additional capabilities?
4. FCC unanimously approves rules for direct-to-device 5G NTN services
5. Nokia and Eurofiber team up for private 5G network delivery – could it serve as a model for other fiber service companies?
6. Vodafone to sell Italian business to Swisscom for €8 billion
Podcast
In this 184th episode of The G2 on 5G, we cover:
1. Will Open RAN benefit from a possible $9B in FCC subsidies (5G Fund) for U.S. rural 5G deployments?
2. What does the FCC’s new 100/20 Mbps down/up definition for broadband mean for 5G FWA?
3. T-Mobile and Dialpad extend partnership for AI-enabled business communications – could 5G VoNR deliver additional capabilities?
4. FCC unanimously approves rules for direct-to-device 5G NTN services
5. Nokia and Eurofiber team up for private 5G network delivery – could it serve as a model for other fiber service companies?
6. Vodafone to sell Italian business to Swisscom for €8 billion
News
In a pivotal move, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has introduced a regulatory framework enabling satellite operators to provide direct-to-device coverage. This initiative is a significant advancement in global connectivity with aim to bridge the communication gap, especially in remote locales where traditional cellular networks fall short. By fostering a partnership between satellite companies and wireless providers, the FCC’s decision marks a major step toward a world where connectivity is universally accessible, ensuring safety and inclusivity for all.
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In a pivotal move, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has introduced a regulatory framework enabling satellite operators to provide direct-to-device coverage. This initiative is a significant advancement in global connectivity with aim to bridge the communication gap, especially in remote locales where traditional cellular networks fall short. By fostering a partnership between satellite companies and wireless providers, the FCC’s decision marks a major step toward a world where connectivity is universally accessible, ensuring safety and inclusivity for all.
Podcast
Traditionally there has been strong separation between the satellite and terrestrial network sectors. However, recent developments have shown that satellite has a big role to play in the future of connectivity. Our experts discussed what evolution is needed in both standards and business models, what positive examples there are already and if there actually is one perfect business model for satellite connectivity.
Podcast
Traditionally there has been strong separation between the satellite and terrestrial network sectors. However, recent developments have shown that satellite has a big role to play in the future of connectivity. Our experts discussed what evolution is needed in both standards and business models, what positive examples there are already and if there actually is one perfect business model for satellite connectivity.
News
In the dynamic field of telecommunications, Verizon Business, steered by Jennifer Artley and Arvin Singh, emerges as a frontrunner in the domain of private 5G networks and enterprise solutions. This initiative is set to redefine how businesses utilize private networks, incorporating cutting-edge IoT and edge computing to unlock new possibilities. The article provides an insightful analysis of Verizon’s strategic endeavors in bolstering enterprise connectivity, facing challenges head-on, and setting new benchmarks for the industry.
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In the dynamic field of telecommunications, Verizon Business, steered by Jennifer Artley and Arvin Singh, emerges as a frontrunner in the domain of private 5G networks and enterprise solutions. This initiative is set to redefine how businesses utilize private networks, incorporating cutting-edge IoT and edge computing to unlock new possibilities. The article provides an insightful analysis of Verizon’s strategic endeavors in bolstering enterprise connectivity, facing challenges head-on, and setting new benchmarks for the industry.
Podcast
In this 183rd episode of The G2 on 5G, we cover:
1. FCC probes AT&T’s recent outage
2. T-Mobile finally gets its Auction 108 Spectrum, could supercharge T-Mobile’s rural push
3. Sateliot readies four NB-IoT satellites for deployment supporting 5G NR
4. Dish won’t buy T-Mobile’s 800 MHz spectrum, setting up for an auction
5. Will’s visit and impressions tied to John Deere 5G connected factory tour ahead of his Forbes contribution
6. India is set to have another big 5G auction this year
Podcast
In this 183rd episode of The G2 on 5G, we cover:
1. FCC probes AT&T’s recent outage
2. T-Mobile finally gets its Auction 108 Spectrum, could supercharge T-Mobile’s rural push
3. Sateliot readies four NB-IoT satellites for deployment supporting 5G NR
4. Dish won’t buy T-Mobile’s 800 MHz spectrum, setting up for an auction
5. Will’s visit and impressions tied to John Deere 5G connected factory tour ahead of his Forbes contribution
6. India is set to have another big 5G auction this year
Podcast
In this 182nd episode of The G2 on 5G, we cover:
1. API finally gains traction as 5G mobile networks seek programmability and monetization – is Vonage positioned to capitalize?
2. AI is everywhere and in everything – an extension of CES: Intel AI PC and Qualcomm AI Hub+ New Snapdragon x80 Modem and FastConnect 7900
3. NTN and LEO satellite service continues to be hot – who’s still in front? AST SpaceMobile and Sateliot
4. The usual devices from: Honor Magic 6 Pro, Xiaomi 14 Ultra, Moto Bendable, Tecno Rollable, Lenovo Clear Laptop, Xiaomi SU7 Auto, Samsung Galaxy Ring, OnePlus Watch 2
5. Nokia finds some renewed enterprise focus with Dell Technologies in private 5G networking and more
6. Qualcomm XR Hub, Boundless AR 5G Demo, Oppo Air Glass 3 and AR contacts are back?
Podcast
In this 182nd episode of The G2 on 5G, we cover:
1. API finally gains traction as 5G mobile networks seek programmability and monetization – is Vonage positioned to capitalize?
2. AI is everywhere and in everything – an extension of CES: Intel AI PC and Qualcomm AI Hub+ New Snapdragon x80 Modem and FastConnect 7900
3. NTN and LEO satellite service continues to be hot – who’s still in front? AST SpaceMobile and Sateliot
4. The usual devices from: Honor Magic 6 Pro, Xiaomi 14 Ultra, Moto Bendable, Tecno Rollable, Lenovo Clear Laptop, Xiaomi SU7 Auto, Samsung Galaxy Ring, OnePlus Watch 2
5. Nokia finds some renewed enterprise focus with Dell Technologies in private 5G networking and more
6. Qualcomm XR Hub, Boundless AR 5G Demo, Oppo Air Glass 3 and AR contacts are back?
News
Explore the transformative impact of the Biden-Harris Administration’s $42 million investment in Open RAN and wireless technology development through the Public Wireless Supply Chain Innovation Fund.
News
Explore the transformative impact of the Biden-Harris Administration’s $42 million investment in Open RAN and wireless technology development through the Public Wireless Supply Chain Innovation Fund.
Whitepaper
Explore the key benefits and insights offered by ‘The Evolution of 5G Spectrum’ whitepaper, providing a deep dive into the spectrum needs and strategies for 5G-Advanced and 6G technologies. Understand the challenges and solutions in spectrum management and the role of emerging technologies in shaping future mobile networks.
Whitepaper
Explore the key benefits and insights offered by ‘The Evolution of 5G Spectrum’ whitepaper, providing a deep dive into the spectrum needs and strategies for 5G-Advanced and 6G technologies. Understand the challenges and solutions in spectrum management and the role of emerging technologies in shaping future mobile networks.
News
John Deere partnered with SpaceX to provide cutting-edge satellite communications (SATCOM) service to farmers, utilizing the Starlink network. This will allow farmers facing rural connectivity challenges to fully leverage precision agriculture technologies. making them more productive, profitable, and sustainable in their operations as they continue to provide food, fuel, and fiber for their communities and a growing global population. The SATCOM solution will connect both new and existing machines through satellite internet service and ruggedized satellite terminals. This will fully enable technologies such as autonomy, real-time data sharing, remote diagnostics, and more.
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John Deere partnered with SpaceX to provide cutting-edge satellite communications (SATCOM) service to farmers, utilizing the Starlink network. This will allow farmers facing rural connectivity challenges to fully leverage precision agriculture technologies. making them more productive, profitable, and sustainable in their operations as they continue to provide food, fuel, and fiber for their communities and a growing global population. The SATCOM solution will connect both new and existing machines through satellite internet service and ruggedized satellite terminals. This will fully enable technologies such as autonomy, real-time data sharing, remote diagnostics, and more.
Magazine
Investors seeking to maximize their profits from the potential of 5G should consider a multi-pronged approach and invest in companies that provide 5G network equipment, tower infrastructure, semiconductors, and hyperscalers as well as 5G mobile network operators. Here are the top companies across the sectors that are leading global public/private network rollouts.
Magazine
Investors seeking to maximize their profits from the potential of 5G should consider a multi-pronged approach and invest in companies that provide 5G network equipment, tower infrastructure, semiconductors, and hyperscalers as well as 5G mobile network operators. Here are the top companies across the sectors that are leading global public/private network rollouts.
News
Discover Iridium Communications’ Project Stardust, an initiative offering standards-based IoT and Direct-to-Device service via its operational LEO satellite network. Learn about its impact on 5G and IoT sectors.
News
Discover Iridium Communications’ Project Stardust, an initiative offering standards-based IoT and Direct-to-Device service via its operational LEO satellite network. Learn about its impact on 5G and IoT sectors.
Whitepaper
Explore the latest advancements in 5G-Advanced with the ‘3GPP Technology Trends’ whitepaper. Discover how innovations like the Metaverse, RedCap devices, JCAS, and Ambient IoT are shaping the future of telecommunications. Gain insights into the integration of AI/ML in 5G networks and the transition towards 6G.
Whitepaper
Explore the latest advancements in 5G-Advanced with the ‘3GPP Technology Trends’ whitepaper. Discover how innovations like the Metaverse, RedCap devices, JCAS, and Ambient IoT are shaping the future of telecommunications. Gain insights into the integration of AI/ML in 5G networks and the transition towards 6G.
Podcast
In this 5G Guys podcast episode, Wayne and Dan welcome TJ Maan from Samsung to discuss Fixed Wireless Access (FWA). TJ explains what FWA is and its benefits over traditional wireline broadband delivery technologies, noting its speed, reliability, and…
Podcast
In this 5G Guys podcast episode, Wayne and Dan welcome TJ Maan from Samsung to discuss Fixed Wireless Access (FWA). TJ explains what FWA is and its benefits over traditional wireline broadband delivery technologies, noting its speed, reliability, and…
News
This article delves into the recent Ericsson Mobility Report, highlighting the robust growth of 5G technology with predictions of over 5.3 billion subscriptions by 2029 and a significant increase in average data usage per smartphone.
News
This article delves into the recent Ericsson Mobility Report, highlighting the robust growth of 5G technology with predictions of over 5.3 billion subscriptions by 2029 and a significant increase in average data usage per smartphone.
News
The White House released a National Spectrum Strategy developed in coordination with the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).  President Biden released a Presidential Memorandum, establishing spectrum policy and a process for resolving spectrum-related conflicts. This plan earmarks over 2,700 megahertz of airwaves for exploration and potential utilization in both the private sector and federal agencies.
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The White House released a National Spectrum Strategy developed in coordination with the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).  President Biden released a Presidential Memorandum, establishing spectrum policy and a process for resolving spectrum-related conflicts. This plan earmarks over 2,700 megahertz of airwaves for exploration and potential utilization in both the private sector and federal agencies.
News
Explore the Orange Satellite Internet, powered by Nordnet. This service ensures high-speed broadband access across all of France, bridging the digital divide with state-of-the-art satellite technology.
News
Explore the Orange Satellite Internet, powered by Nordnet. This service ensures high-speed broadband access across all of France, bridging the digital divide with state-of-the-art satellite technology.
News
Intellian Technologies and Marlink have extended their strategic alliance for an additional five year. Intellian is set to persist in providing Marlink’s end users with hybrid connectivity terminals. This collaboration will encompass the co-development of products for hybrid connectivity, utilizing Geostationary Orbit (GEO), Medium-Earth Orbit (MEO), and Low-Earth Orbit (LEO) networks. Additionally, Marlink will maintain access to necessary capacity.
News
Intellian Technologies and Marlink have extended their strategic alliance for an additional five year. Intellian is set to persist in providing Marlink’s end users with hybrid connectivity terminals. This collaboration will encompass the co-development of products for hybrid connectivity, utilizing Geostationary Orbit (GEO), Medium-Earth Orbit (MEO), and Low-Earth Orbit (LEO) networks. Additionally, Marlink will maintain access to necessary capacity.
Magazine
This edition dives into the evolving world of satellite technology and its synergy with modern communication networks, highlighting key developments and challenges. Seraphim opens the discussion with a detailed look at the global race in satellite connectivity, emphasizing its impact on the mobile phone industry. Astrocast then explores the economic aspects of Satellite IoT, underlining its growing importance in global connectivity.
Magazine
This edition dives into the evolving world of satellite technology and its synergy with modern communication networks, highlighting key developments and challenges. Seraphim opens the discussion with a detailed look at the global race in satellite connectivity, emphasizing its impact on the mobile phone industry. Astrocast then explores the economic aspects of Satellite IoT, underlining its growing importance in global connectivity.
Magazine
Non-Terrestrial Networks (NTN), including satellite and related platforms, amplify the reach of 5G IoT, providing connectivity in remote or disaster-hit areas. With potential applications ranging from remote industrial monitoring to precision farming, the combination of 5G and IoT is ushering in a new era of digital transformation. Yet, challenges like scalability, energy efficiency, and security remain to be addressed, and innovations in edge computing, AI, and advanced communication technologies pave the way forward.
Magazine
Non-Terrestrial Networks (NTN), including satellite and related platforms, amplify the reach of 5G IoT, providing connectivity in remote or disaster-hit areas. With potential applications ranging from remote industrial monitoring to precision farming, the combination of 5G and IoT is ushering in a new era of digital transformation. Yet, challenges like scalability, energy efficiency, and security remain to be addressed, and innovations in edge computing, AI, and advanced communication technologies pave the way forward.