Give people a bigger pipe and they'll hoover up more data. Sounds self-evident, but capacity planners at Verizon were surprised by the amount of data-hogging as the company rolled out its LTE fourth-generation network.
The wireless packet core market grew 20 percent year-over-year in the second quarter of 2013, according to the latest stats from the Dell'Oro Group.
Few devices get launched in the United States these days without supporting LTE. That's because the U.S. ranks among the most advanced LTE markets in the world, along with South Korea, Japan and...
Ericsson, Nokia Siemens Networks, and Huawei are the top vendors in the mobile radio access network (RAN) LTE equipment market, which is forecast by the Dell'Oro Group to increase at a 20 percent compound annual growth rate over the next five years.
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) technology, expected to be the eventual technology of choice for delivering voice calls to 4G mobile devices, is growing sluggishly. This, even as over-the-top (OTT) voice apps such as Skype are taking off in popularity.
Tablet sales soared 281 percent in 2012, reaching $42 billion, according to the latest data from Infonetics Research.
NVIDIA launched on Tuesday its first fully integrated 4G LTE mobile processor called Tegra 4i, which includes a new 2.3 GHz CPU with the Cortex-A9 r4 high-performance CPU core developed by ARM.
Next-generation 4G LTE equipment revenues are predicted to increase at a 13 percent compound annual growth rate, while legacy WCDMA equipment revenues will contract by 5 percent, according to the latest research by Visiongain.
Nokia Siemens Networks, the struggling network equipment joint venture between Nokia and Siemens, posted €3.99 billion ($5.37 billion) in revenues, a 5 percent year-over-year gain and a 14 percent quarter-over-quarter gain.
An estimated 103 million 4G LTE mobile devices were shipped in 2012, fueled by the popularity of Apple's iPhone 5 and Samsung's Galaxy smartphones, according to the latest stats from ABI Research.