SK Telecom to commercialise LTE replacement for fixed backhaul

SK Telecom claims it has developed and commercialised a technology that runs 2G and 3G backhaul over an LTE network for the first time. The company said its ‘2G/3G over LTE’ uses an LTE network for backhaul instead of a …

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Industry giants form mobile edge open networking group

A consortium of operators, infrastructure vendors and IT vendors have collaborated to develop an open architecture and API for delivering content and services from the mobile edge. Nokia Networks, Vodafone, IBM, Intel, NTT DoCoMo and Huawei are all supporting the Mobile Edge Computing (MEC) working group at standards body ETSI. By utilising an open and […]

China Mobile deploys LTE small cell backhaul

Chinese operator China Mobile has deployed a self-organising small cell microwave backhaul system in its LTE network to provide improved coverage and capacity to subscribers in densely populated urban areas.