All three South Korean carriers order 28GHz 5G base stations from Samsung

All three cellular carriers in South Korea—LG Uplus, KT, and SK Telecom—have ordered 28GHz 5G base stations from Samsung for the first time. These are the same base stations that Verizon recently ordered from Samsung. The South Korean carriers will begin their pilot projects in the B2B (Business to Business) space on the 28GHz spectrum […]

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Samsung collaborates with Microsoft for cloud-based 5G solutions

Samsung and Microsoft have been long-time partners on various projects and technologies, including cloud services, Office 365, and Xbox. The two tech giants have now announced that they have joined hands to offer end-to-end, cloud-based private 5G network solutions. The South Korean firm will deploy its 5G vRAN (Virtualized Radio Access Network), multi-access edge computing […]

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Samsung succeeds in verifying 5G network slicing tech in collaboration with KDDI

Samsung has announced that its network arm has succeeded in verifying the 5G network slicing technology in collaboration with Japanese carrier KDDI. The advanced 5G technology promises lower latency and higher speed than regular 5G networks by slicing a physical network into multiple virtual networks. The 5G network slicing test was done at a laboratory […]

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Samsung bags $6.6 billion deal from Verizon to supply network equipment

Samsung has announced that it has won a contract to supply network equipment to Verizon. The deal is worth KRW 7.89 trillion (around $6.6 billion). Samsung Networks will provide network equipment and solutions, including 5G, to the American carrier for the next five years. The new contract from Verizon is the biggest Samsung Networks has […]

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