Tag Archives: 5G

Tech Data teams up with Cradlepoint in 5G partnership

 Tech Data has signed a distribution agreement with Cradlepoint, a specialist in wireless 4G LTE and 5G WAN solutions. The agreement extends  Tech Data’s range of connectivity offerings, said James Reed, managing director, Endpoint Solutions, Tech Data, UK and Ireland. “This is a highly significant addition to Tech Data’s range. …

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Delay to 5G roll-out puts at risk Government’s ‘levelling up’ agenda

The Government’s own acknowledgement of a likely delay in rolling out 5G in the UK risks not fully realising £108 billion worth of economic benefit and the creation of 350,000 jobs in regions outside London and the South-East over the next decade. A delay in Britain realising its full 5G …

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Delivering on the promise of 5G

Angus Ward, CEO, BearingPoint/Beyond investigates the arrival of 5G and its impact on IoT The ‘real’ beginning of the 5G era is now upon us, a much-hyped technology that promises to deliver the higher bandwidth and ultra-reliable, low-latency communications needed for the next generation of Internet of Things (IoT). At …

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Cradlepoint calls for new channel partners for multi-billion Wireless WAN market in EMEA

Cradlepoint is sourcing new channel partners for a piece of the reported “multi-billion opportunity” in the EMEA Wireless WAN market. Partners in the region can can take advantage of the full range of resources that Cradlepoint make available, including its Technical Alliance Partner programme (TAP), 5G for Enterprise Branch Specialisation …

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Huawei tech ban will delay UK 5G rollout by a year

Digital Secretary Oliver Dowden has announced that UK mobile providers will be banned from buying new Huawei 5G equipment after 31st December. The ban also means these providers must must remove all Huawei’s 5G kit from their networks by 2027. The decision follows sanctions imposed by Washington, which claims the …

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World-first Enterprise-grade 5G solutions unveiled by Telstra

Australian telecoms giant Telstra Enterprise has launched a “world-first” suite of Enterprise-grade 5G solutions. The series of adaptors and routers are engineered to deliver the speed, security, reliability, and manageability required by businesses to exploit the low-latency, high-reliability connectivity 5G provides. Telstra says its customers will be the first in …

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5G in retail: buzzword or opportunity?

Kevin Murray, Managing Director of Greenlight Commerce, reveals what the retail industry can expect to see from the 5G revolution. 5G is the latest advancement in the technology industry, promising to bring improvements in connectivity and completely revolutionise business processes. With the majority of the main carriers in the UK …

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Why 4G still reigns supreme

The UK 5G launch season is in full swing, but Nick Sacke, Head of Products and IoT at Comms365, believes that it is a pale shadow of what we need. At the time of writing, EE, Vodafone and Three have announced the availability of the UK’s first 5G networks, and …

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WM5G appoints Ninder Johal as non-exec director

West Midlands 5G Limited (WM5G), a new organisation set-up to deliver the UK’s first region-wide 5G testbed, has appointed Ninder Johal as one of its new non-executive directors. The next generation of mobile technology recently arrived in the UK following the launch of 5G services from leading mobile network operators. …

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How 5G will boost the smart home market

Gekko Field Marketing’s Dan Todaro looks at how 5G will enhance the possibilities for connected devices in, and outside, the home. Over the last few years, smart home technology has revolutionised the way we live at home and according to PWC’s white paper, ‘Connected Home 2.0’, £10.8bn will be spent …

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