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  • First Responders Make Calls, Send Text Messages Using ‘Flying Cell Site’

    AGL eDigestJune 27, 2017 — First responders used smartphones to connect to a “flying cell site” and made calls and sent text messages back to their command centers during an emergency management exercise in Cape May County, N.J. The wireless coverage was provided by Verizon’s Airborne LTE service aboard AATI’s long-endurance unmanned ... • Continue
  • GSMA Mobile IoT Initiative Takes off Around the World

    AGL eDigestJune 27, 2017 —  The GSMA today announced that its Mobile IoT Initiative has taken off with the launch of multiple commercial rollouts of Low Power, Wide Area (LPWA) solutions by several of the world’s leading mobile operators including AT&T, China Mobile, China Unicom, China Telecom, Deutsche Telekom (DT), Verizon and ... • Continue
  • Tower Stocks Get a Bump from Sprint/Cable Talks

    June 27, 2017 —  By J. Sharpe Smith — Senior Editor, AGL eDigest  — Price shares in Sprint and the tower companies saw quite a lift this morning as investors seem to be reacting quite favorably to the announcement in the Wall Street Journal that Comcast and Charter have begun a two-month period ... • Continue
  • Smart Bikes for Smart Cities: Fewer Dumb Potholes?

    AGL eDigestJune 27, 2017 —  By Ernest Worthman — Executive Editor, Applied Wireless Technology — I love the cleverness that people use to come up with smart devices – especially in the vein of smart cities. I just saw where the Queens University Belfast and See.Sense have developed a device for bicycles that lights, notifies ... • Continue
  • Carriers Going All-in for HetNets: SNS Telecom

    AGL eDigestJune 22, 2017 —   The HetNet market is advancing forward on multiple fronts and carrier dollars are following it, according to a report by SNS Telecom, “HetNet Ecosystem (Small Cells, Carrier Wi-Fi, C-RAN & DAS): 2017 – 2030 – Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies & Forecasts.” The deployment of wireless on centimeter and ... • Continue

  • Encouraging Forecast for Small Cells

    AGL eDigestJune 27, 2017 —  By Don Bishop — Executive Editor, AGL Magazine — An analysis of the small cell market conducted by Mobile Experts concludes that the market is evolving rapidly. Kyung Mun, a senior analyst, said small cells will become an integral part of mobile networks as operators make the move toward ... • Continue
  • Sprint, Samsung Test Massive MIMO in South Korea

    AGL eDigestJune 21, 2017 —     Using Massive MIMO Samsung radios, equipped with vertical and horizontal beam-forming technology, Sprint achieved peak speeds of 330 Mbps per channel using a 20-megahertz channel at 2.5 GHz during field trials in South Korea. Capacity per channel increased about four times, cell edge performance increased ... • Continue
  • LTE-based Internet-of-Things Infrastructure Gains Momentum

    June 14, 2017 —  By Joe Schmelzer — Contributing Editor — Good indoor wireless communications coverage plays an important role in supporting cellular internet-of-things (IoT) operations. IoT services have many communications standards to choose from. They also have three ways to deliver coverage indoors. A variety of approaches have been promoted and trialed for ... • Continue
  • ClearSky Takes on Enterprise Market with Multi-Carrier Small Cells

    June 6, 2017 By J. Sharpe Smith Senior Editor, AGL eDigest ClearSky Technologies, a hosted infrastructure company, has deployed a a small-cell, in-building wireless system for mid-sized enterprises  at a beachside resort in Clearwater, Florida. Unlike other small cell systems, the system, known as FORTÉ, supports all four major carriers. We spoke with Dean Fresonke, ... • Continue
  • Small Cell Bill Refuses to Die in Minnesota Legislature

    June 1, 2017 By J. Sharpe Smith Senior Editor, AGL eDigest The wireless industry scored another victory this week as a bill streamlining the deployment of small cells was signed into law by Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton. But it wasn’t easy. “Municipalities repeatedly cut the head off the legislation and the wireless industry would ... • Continue
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