What Is Private LTE Network Architecture?

What Is Private LTE Network Architecture? Private LTE is a miniature version of a public LTE network and functions much like its macro cousin with similar user experience. However, private LTE networks cover a much smaller area. The data in them stays on the premises, offering a potential advantage for many enterprise verticals, especially those […]

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MCPTT over 5G: The Future of Mission-Critical Push-to-Talk Devices

The Evolution of Mission-Critical Push-to-Talk Networks: 5G’s Role in Public Safety Present events like the 2020 COVID-19 recovery and others over the past years — including the 9/11 attacks and hurricanes Katrina and Sandy — have highlighted the serious problem of interoperability with push-to-talk systems among first responders. Land Mobile Radio (LMR) systems often cannot […]

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5G Enhanced Mobile Broadband: Use Cases and Advantages

Enhanced Mobile Broadband: The Continuing Evolution of LTE The innovations 5G will bring to wireless technology have been defined in three broad categories under 3GPP’s SMARTER (Study on New Services and Markets Technology Enablers) project. One of these, enhanced mobile broadband (eMBB), represents a continuing evolution from LTE, which can already provide mobile broadband speeds […]

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A Primer on Beamforming and Massive MIMO in 5G Technology

What Is Beamforming and Massive MIMO in 5G? The first wave of ultralow latency, high-speed 5G has already arrived. Standalone (SA) 5G networks were successfully tested in Asia and Europe last year. U.S. carriers are finally catching up with SA testing while deploying non-standalone (NSA) 5G in cities all over the country. Still, we are […]

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How to Avoid Private LTE Pitfalls

The Hidden Pitfalls of Private LTE Private LTE is gaining traction among organizations looking to support scalable, seamless, wireless connectivity for innovative use cases. To realize the full potential of the technology, however, you need a strategic approach. A successful implementation requires more than merely dropping new hardware into an existing system and walking away. […]

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Improving Uplink Speeds in Gigabit LTE Modules

Raising the Bar on Uplink in Gigabit LTE Modules Using Interband Carrier Aggregation Modern Gigabit LTE networks are judged by their peak downlink speeds, but what about peak uplink speeds? They are becoming essential in enabling new use cases for 4G LTE networks. These use cases include:   SD-WAN and enterprise branch office networking: co-worker […]

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What Is Gigabit-Class LTE? How 4G Tech Helps Fill the Gap before 5G

Gigabit LTE: A 4G Solution for Affordable, Widely Available Ultrahigh-Speed Broadband While 5G receives much attention these days, Gigabit LTE represents its lesser-known precursor — an evolution of 4G LTE that can provide dependable mobile broadband access at speeds that even surpass those of wired broadband connections. With carriers rolling out 5G at break-neck speed, […]

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Top 5 Myths of Private LTE Debunked

Dispelling the Top Five Myths of Private LTE New devices, new standards and new use cases are all driving the need for seamless, scalable wireless solutions. Traditional mobile network services cannot always be configured to meet performance, latency and firewalling requirements by enterprises. Private LTE is stepping in to fill the gap.   In the […]

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How Mobile Broadband Connectivity Powers High-Speed IoT

Beyond Enterprise Networking: How Mobile Broadband Satisfies IoT’s Need for Speed In the new era of portable digital devices, mobile broadband (MBB) has revolutionized the landscape of enterprise networking. With the speed and digital accuracy of 3G and 4G connectivity, companies and entire industries use MBB to engage in real-time with their network in the field and […]

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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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