A View of the Way Forward in 5G from Academia

IEEE CTN Issue: December 2017

Happy Holidays from the CTN team! This month we have a view of the challenges of making an impact on 5G from an academic position, now that it is maturing into product. Emil Björnson from the University of Linköping shares his thoughts on this after attending the GLOBECOM conference and seeing how 5G was beginning to shape up. As always, your comments and suggestions are most welcome.

DSL, Still the Power Behind Last Mile Access

IEEE CTN Issue: November 2017

Tired of reading articles on 5G? Well to remedy this malaise, this month we called on some of the guys who were there at the start of Digital Subscriber Line technology back in the 90s, and who are still making it happen here in the 10s, to tell us what is the latest and greatest in DSL technology and how this old man of last mile delivery is still delivering increasing data rates to the home. Comments are, as always, most welcome.

Wireless Winners and Losers: Who’s making money in the 4G to 5G gap?

IEEE CTN Issue: October 2017

In this issue, we take a look at some money-making schemes popping up in the gap between the end of 4G infrastructure build out and the start of the 5G revenue stream. Traditional infrastructure may be slowing down, but there is still money to be made with wireless for those with the creativity to find it. Your comments and suggestions are as always welcome.


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