5G could provide £6.3 billion boost to UK manufacturing
Smart factory with robotic arms in background
5G

5G could provide £6.3 billion boost to UK manufacturing

Vodafone urges the UK government to make it easier for manufacturers to invest in private 5G networks
28 Jul 2021
5G FWA could 'halve the cost' of rural full-fibre rollout
Aerial view video of telecommunication tower in the countryside farming fields with 4G, 5G cellular network antennas.
5G

5G FWA could 'halve the cost' of rural full-fibre rollout

Three and CCS Insight are calling on the government to reconsider its reliance on fibre technology
26 Jul 2021
Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm
Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm
Network & Internet

Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
23 Jul 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: The teenager who started a networking firm
The IT Pro Podcast: The teenager who started a networking firm
Network & Internet

The IT Pro Podcast: The teenager who started a networking firm

We speak to a young entrepreneur who decided to go it alone
23 Jul 2021
Apple reportedly planning all-5G iPhone lineup for 2022
The inside of an iPhone and the chips that power it
Hardware

Apple reportedly planning all-5G iPhone lineup for 2022

The will include a revamped iPhone SE, its budget handset, that will use Qualcomm’s 5G technology
21 Jul 2021
Ericsson and Verizon reach multi-year agreement on 5G
5G graphic
5G

Ericsson and Verizon reach multi-year agreement on 5G

New deal will help Verizon strengthen and expand its 5G ultra-wideband network
16 Jul 2021
Samsung Galaxy S21 5G review: A rose-tinted experience
A photograph of the Samsung Galaxy S21 5G on a wicker basket
Mobile Phones

Samsung Galaxy S21 5G review: A rose-tinted experience

With a display like this one, there’s not much to complain about
14 Jul 2021
EE becomes first UK telco to confirm 3G retirement plans
EE mobile network store front on Oxford Street in central London.
mobile networks

EE becomes first UK telco to confirm 3G retirement plans

The mobile operator will sunset 3G services in 2023 in order to focus on expanding the coverage of its 5G services
14 Jul 2021
What is Li-Fi?
Abstract image showing a lightbulb on a black background to symbolise Li-Fi
Network & Internet

What is Li-Fi?

A look at the Wi-Fi alternative that uses visible light to transfer data at staggering speeds
13 Jul 2021
DCMS launches £30 million competition to diversify 5G supply chain
A shadow of hand holding a smartphone with "5G" displayed on screen. UK flag is seen in the background.
5G

DCMS launches £30 million competition to diversify 5G supply chain

The R&D initiative aims to create a secure and innovative telecoms supply chain environment in the UK
5 Jul 2021
Nokia and TPG Telecom launch 'world’s first' 5G service in Sydney
5G masts with blue sky in the background
5G

Nokia and TPG Telecom launch 'world’s first' 5G service in Sydney

The companies say it is the first time a 700MHz standalone network has been launched
5 Jul 2021
LTE vs 5G: What's the difference?
A city skyline with a technology 5G overlay
Network & Internet

LTE vs 5G: What's the difference?

Assessing the latest networking technologies and their role in business
2 Jul 2021
What is 5G and how far are we from rollout?
A businessman holding a translucent slab with a 5G hologram popping out of it and email, cloud and Wi-Fi icons above that
Mobile

What is 5G and how far are we from rollout?

4G's successor promises 1ms latency and multi-Gbit/sec bandwidth, but can it deliver?
2 Jul 2021
Qualcomm and Capgemini to launch end-to-end 5G private networks
Smart factory with robotic arms in background
5G

Qualcomm and Capgemini to launch end-to-end 5G private networks

The two firms are collaborating on non-public, high bandwidth, ultra-low latency networks for industrial IoT settings
2 Jul 2021
Europe significantly behind in global 5G race, report claims
European continent seen from space with a symbolic net of 5G network connections
5G

Europe significantly behind in global 5G race, report claims

In Central and Eastern Europe, 4G is expected to remain the dominant technology for at least the next five years
1 Jul 2021
Microsoft bolsters Azure with AT&T 5G deal and security collaboration
The Microsoft Azure logo on a smartphone
Microsoft Azure

Microsoft bolsters Azure with AT&T 5G deal and security collaboration

The firm acquire’s AT&T’s Network Cloud platform while integrating MITRE's ATT&CK framework
1 Jul 2021
Half of enterprise 5G operators lack the tools to fix security bugs
5G graphic
5G

Half of enterprise 5G operators lack the tools to fix security bugs

GSMA report finds that lack of security knowledge is also putting networks at risk
28 Jun 2021
Google Cloud and Indian telco giant Jio reveal 5G collaboration
5G masts with blue sky in the background
cloud computing

Google Cloud and Indian telco giant Jio reveal 5G collaboration

The two companies are also launching jointly-developed smartphone for the Indian market in September
25 Jun 2021
A new trust model for the 5G era
Data-in-motion security through a 5G infrastructure - Business man and woman standing together - whitepaper from Thaleswhitepaper
Whitepaper

A new trust model for the 5G era

Data-in-motion security through a 5G infrastructure
24 Jun 2021
UK gov launches £1m 5G labs in Brighton and London
A futuristic 5G mast in the middle of a city
5G

UK gov launches £1m 5G labs in Brighton and London

The Sonic Labs project between Ofcom and Digital Catapult aims to diversify the UK's telecoms supply chain
24 Jun 2021
London Underground to get full 4G coverage by 2024
Young handsome businessman with smartphone in subway
Infrastructure

London Underground to get full 4G coverage by 2024

Work on delivering mobile connectivity to Oxford Circus, Tottenham Court Road, Bank, Euston, and Camden Town has now begun
22 Jun 2021
Dell wins US 5G contract in absence of Huawei
Dell's HQ in Santa Clara
5G

Dell wins US 5G contract in absence of Huawei

The company will partner with Dish Network to bring 5G services to 70% of US by mid-2023
17 Jun 2021
AWS and Vodafone team up to bring 'ultra-low latency' to UK businesses
advertising banner / video wall of the mobile phone company Vodafone's business segment in Dusseldorf, Germany
5G

AWS and Vodafone team up to bring 'ultra-low latency' to UK businesses

Vodafone's customers and software developers are the first in Europe to benefit from the Wavelength technology
16 Jun 2021