4 Revolutionary Use Cases of 5G in Healthcare

4 New Applications in Healthcare enabled by 5G Technology   The healthcare IT industry is constantly 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 […]

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Benefits of Advanced Metering Infrastructure for First Responders

Accessibility and Reliability: How Advanced Metering Infrastructure Benefits First Responders   Within the next three years, more than 1.1 billion smart meters will stretch across the globe through the Internet of Things (IoT), designed to provide faster, more accurate readouts from devices connected to smart grids, such as electric cabling, gas lines, and water pipes […]

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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 ten times faster than 4G. Speeds will […]

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NB-IoT and LTE-M: Cellular IoT for a 5G World

How LTE-M and NB-IoT Will Pave the Way for a 5G World   5G is almost here, and like 2G, 3G, and 4G before it, it will change the way we send and receive information.   What’s even more exciting is that 5G will enable countless automated wireless applications for the rapidly growing Internet of […]

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What is 5G NR? | Understanding the New Radio Standard

What is 5G NR?   5G has set a new standard for wireless, opening up the spectrum above 6 GHz that has been previously unusable by cellular services.   The new mobile network technology has already begun using the current architecture of LTE to support non-standalone (NSA) 5G, on the way to full standalone (SA) […]

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5G IoT Security Issues: A Guide to Next-Gen Wireless Network Risks

The Risks to 5G IoT: Preparing for the Next Generation of Cybersecurity Threats   The brave new world of 5G also promises to bring unprecedented speed and scale to IoT operations, but also comes with a new generation of security threats. 5G IoT services will no longer neatly fit into the traditional security models optimized […]

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Understanding 5G Spectrum Frequency Bands

What 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 rate and reduced latency.   While still nascent, 5G technology promises to deliver a cost and energy-efficient […]

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The State of 5G and IoT | Current and Future Applications

5G and IoT – Emerging Tech with Endless Use Cases   As society runs rapidly into the information age new advancements in artificial intelligence, data processing, and wireless communications have given rise to the faster exchange of wireless data. With 4G speeds reaching comfortable download speeds up to 2 Gbps, expect the next jump to […]

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C-Band Spectrum: The Next Step Towards Bringing 5G to Life

For a while now, industry analysts, players, and authorities – including GSA, GSMA, and Ericsson – have been heralding the dramatic growth of mobile broadband (MBB) data traffic that will likely happen over the next 10–15 years. Meanwhile, LTE is positioned to become the dominant mobile access technology far beyond 2020 – around the time […]

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