How Faster Cellular Broadband Transforms SD-WAN Corporate Networking

As our businesses become more dependent on data and cloud-based file sharing, having an adequate connection with corporate resources is crucial for customers and employees alike. This connection has become essential during the COVID-19 pandemic, in which employees are being asked to work from home. Recently, broadband technology has made significant breakthroughs in incorporating 5G broadband speeds. […]

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The Risks to 5G IoT: Preparing for the Next Generation of Cybersecurity Threats

The brave new world of 5G promises to bring unprecedented speed and scale to IoT operations and comes with a new generation of security threats. 5G IoT services will no longer neatly fit into the traditional security models optimized for 4G LTE cellular, and the combination of higher bandwidth, more softwarized network functionalities and more […]

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Emerging Use Cases of 5G Technology in Industry and Manufacturing

At most factories and industrial sites worldwide, the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) has not yet become a reality. Smart manufacturing depends on reliable high-speed connectivity, and most factories are still using industrial Ethernet and legacy wireless technology based on Wi-Fi, which has limited capabilities. Today, Ethernet (Class C) is the only technology that allows ultra-reliable low-latency communication (URLLC). For this reason, industrial Ethernet is the most used […]

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What You Need to Know about Video Telematics Cameras

Video telematics is transforming the way that organizations operate. Today, companies can use video telematics data to improve their processes and provide better service. What kind of businesses will benefit most from this, and what do they need to know before implementing the technology?  What Is Video Telematics?  Video telematics is typically augmented with a combination of vehicle data […]

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Understanding 5G Spectrum Frequency Bands

What Frequency Spectrum Do 5G Networks Use? 5G, or “5th Generation,” cellular technology represents a massive leap forward for wireless mobile communications, far surpassing 4G (LTE|Advanced|Advanced Pro, WiMax),  3G (UMTS|WCDMA, CDMA|1xEV-DO), and 2G (GSM|GPRS, CDMA|1xRTT) communication platforms in terms of data rates and reduced latency.   5G technology promises to deliver a cost- and energy-efficient solution with close-to-universal device reach.   […]

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4 Revolutionary Use Cases of 5G in Healthcare

The healthcare IT market is continuously searching for new ways advanced technology can play a more impactful role in transforming healthcare delivery. With the emergence of new 5G technologies, IT services and applications within the healthcare industry are set to become better connected than ever — a development that will have significant impacts for both healthcare providers […]

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4G vs. 5G: How New Wireless Technology Will Change Everything

5G Will Revolutionize Wireless Technology What’s the Difference between 4G and 5G?   5G represents a revolutionary leap forward for wireless technology. Verizon claims that 5G could bring speeds up to 200 times faster than its current 4G LTE network. More conservative estimates state 5G could be 10 times faster than 4G. Speeds will vary […]

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Private LTE vs. Wi-Fi: Comparing Options for Enterprise Connectivity

Private LTE vs. Wi-Fi: Comparing Options for Enterprise Connectivity Private LTE is quickly emerging as a solution to augment and, in some cases, replace Wi-Fi in enterprise networks. This new market is expected to grow significantly over the next decade and is catching the eye of enterprise-level organizations the industry over. What Is Private LTE? […]

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How Can Enterprises Expect to Bridge the Billion-Device IoT Gap?

How Can Enterprises Expect to Bridge the Billion-Device IoT Gap? For years, enterprises have been waiting for the promised fulfillment of massive IoT. They have deployed devices throughout the world, which sent back real-time data to monitor, analyze and leverage to help companies make better business decisions. While many companies have “trialed” IoT deployment and may have devices in the field, they’re still waiting for the golden age of IoT. A variety of barriers have delayed massive scaling for them, […]

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The Importance of Form Factor Size and Sub-Compact Form Factor Modules for IoT Applications

The Anatomy of a Cellular Module The world’s over 750 cellular operators offer virtually ubiquitous radio coverage across every country on the planet. For the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) targeting the Internet of Things (IoT), cellular connectivity opens a potentially global market opportunity. However, being based on a licensed spectrum, incorporating cellular connectivity has historically high integration challenges. It is not a trivial engineering exercise, and the move into the millimeter wave (mmWave) world of 5G is likely to introduce […]

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