Enhancements to global cellular networks support mass-market adoption of Internet of Things (IoT). New software supports low-cost devices, extends battery life, improves deep indoor and rural coverage and offers service prioritization. Live demonstrations with leading ecosystem partners to be featured at CTIA Super Mobility 2015 in Las Vegas from September 9 to 11
More than half of the global population now lives in cities, and ICT is leading changes in many aspects of city life, including radical new approaches to urban transportation.The growth of cities raises a range of social, economic and environmental challenges, putting pressure on infrastructure, natural systems and social structures.
Ericsson continues to spearhead 5G system development as coordinator of EU's new METIS-II project. The project will develop the overall 5G radio system design and roadmap recommendation for 5G, playing a key coordinating role within the 5G-PPP projects, and bringing key players together to advance 5G system architecture. Ericsson will also take the lead as technical coordinator of the mmMAGIC project to develop a new radio interface.
Ericsson's latest 5G air interface initiative improves reliability and performance - to address IoT and Internet of Skills applications, as well as responding to the smartphone proliferation. Industry first, new advanced Multipoint Connectivity with Distributed MIMO, connects 5G mobile device to multiple 5G radio sites, delivering several MIMO streams. Ericsson's live 5G test networks in Stockholm, Sweden and Plano, Texas now welcome mobile operators, eco-system partners, academia, tech media and analysts to experience the future of mobile communications.
- Smartphone owners expect quantifying and regulating stress will increase life expectancy by two years.
- Quantification of such behaviors today starts with wearables. However, those who are very satisfied with their wellness need both style and function: 55 percent say product design is important, while 59 percent buy technology devices to fulfill specific needs.
- With 62 percent interested in a microclimate monitor, wellness also entails understanding societal health hazards. Interest in wellness on a personal level may therefore inspire transformation on a societal level.
At Mobile World Congress, the most significant global telecommunication event, held in Barcelona, March 2-5, Ericsson presented a number of solutions, whether they regard hardware, software of services. The solutions and platforms from numerous areas were presented; the fifth generation of mobile networks (5G) and LTE technology, managed services, OSS/BSS, TV and media, as well as the Cloud and IP. Based on its solutions, Ericsson creates a foundation for new ecosystems and business growth. The Networked Society changes entire industries and ICT tools became essential resources to daily business performance and citizens' everyday life, and the services provided by municipal services.
Crnogorski Telekom and Ericsson Nikola Tesla for the first time in Montenegro achieved up to 300 Mb/s downlink
Crnogorski Telekom and Ericsson Nikola Tesla have for the first demonstrated in Montenegro LTE Advanced technology – solution with carrier aggregation. With this testing, for the first time in Montenegro peak downlink was approx. 300 Mb/s. LTE Advanced technology enables higher data speeds to increase network capacity and enhance end-user experience.