Monthly Archives: June 2019

What Is 5G? Here’s What You Need to Know About the New Cellular Network

The transition to new fifth-generation networks, known as 5G, will affect how you use smartphones and many other devices. Let’s talk about the essentials. A big technology shift is underway, bringing a once-in-a-decade upgrade to the wireless systems that deliver data to mobile phones. But this is not just about faster smartphones. The transition to new [...]

By |2019-06-28T15:52:49+00:00June 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cisco Live 2019: How edge computing makes 5G essential

Enterprise applications are growing the need for 5G, with edge computing creating the need for immediate content. At Cisco Live 2019, TechRepublic's Teena Maddox spoke with Vertiv Corporation's Patrick Quirk about how enterprise applications are growing the need for 5G, with edge computing creating the need for immediate content. The following is an edited transcript of the interview. Teena [...]

By |2019-06-26T19:23:15+00:00June 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How small businesses can deal with getting regulated

Even SMBs have to deal with big regulations thanks to GDPR and more. One startup has an answer for how to manage compliance and security. It used to be only big companies and, really, only big companies in certain industries (e.g., finance, healthcare), were forced to fixate on regulations. Today, however, any company on the [...]

By |2019-06-19T14:30:44+00:00June 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5G will reach half of the world’s population by 2024

There are now 1 billion cellular IoT connections globally, and 5G operators are ramping up deployments, according to Ericsson. 5G deployment and adoption is spreading more rapidly than expected, according to the June 2019 edition of the Ericsson Mobility Report, released Tuesday. By 2024, 45% of the world's population will have 5G coverage, the report found. This number [...]

By |2019-06-17T13:33:26+00:00June 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to fail at digital transformation: 3 pitfalls to avoid at all costs

While digital transformation initiatives are commonplace now in organizations, many aren't successful. Here's how to avoid failure. Digital transformation efforts are not only a regular occurrence in most organizations, but critical to a business's survival. With 90% of companies undergoing digital transformation, technology is being used more to achieve business goals now than ever before. A common misconception, however, [...]

By |2019-06-07T14:53:08+00:00June 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why 5G requires new antenna designs to deliver faster speeds

Traditional antennas are passive devices that use metal rods, capacitors, and conductors. Active antennas and MIMO are key to differentiating 5G from previous wireless networks. Mobile network operators worldwide are beginning their initial rollouts of 5G network services, surfacing difficulties in how to deploy 5G mobile networks. In order to deliver faster speeds to subscribers, 5G [...]

By |2019-06-05T12:55:49+00:00June 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments