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by Sarah Pereau | 15 Feb 2018 (updated 19 Feb 2018) SpaceX is scheduled to launch their first pair of demo Starlink satellites on February 21, 2018, another historic milestone since the company was founded in 2002. The two broadband satellites, named Microsat-2a and -2b will be...

by Sarah Pereau | 13 Feb 2018 Orange, a multinational French telecommunications company, recently announced they are conducting three new 5G trials across Europe. In France, Orange has partnered with Ericsson to begin testing “end to end” 5G in Lille and Douai. Orange states that they hope...

by Sarah Pereau | 07 Feb 2018 AT&T continues to lead the way with the highest number of on-net fiber-lit commercial buildings in the United States. Last week, AT&T announced that they recently reached 400,000 on-net fiber-lit commercial buildings, which covers approximately 1.8 million business locations across...

by Brittany Leonard | 23 Jan 2018 Amazon, the revolutionary giant who tends to always impress the public with its latest innovations, announced the public opening of its newest creation, Amazon Go. [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="518"] (Source: Amazon)[/caption] Amazon Go is a brick and mortar convenience store with one...

by Sarah Pereau | 18 Jan 2018 Google is committed to “connecting the world” and will be expanding their existing network to reach new regions across the globe with five new Google subsea cables that will be completed and operational in 2019. [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="521"] (Source:...

by Sarah Pereau | 16 Jan 2018 AT&T announced plans to launch mobile 5G to consumers in a dozen markets in late 2018. AT&T completed fixed wireless and mobile 5G trials in several markets during 2016 and 2017. AT&T will be the first carrier in the US...

by Sarah Pereau | 12 Jan 2018 Cisco and Hyundai announced several days ago at CES 2018, Hyundai’s higher-end 2019 vehicles will be “hyperconnected” cars using software-defined networking (SDN). Cisco and Hyundai's partnership began in 2016, aimed at bringing another solution to smart vehicle technology. What makes...

by Sarah Pereau | 10 Jan 2018 Zayo Group recently debuted their software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) as part of their enterprise services and solutions. Zayo will offer SD-WAN as part of their fiber-based enterprise solutions aimed at delivering efficiency and flexibility in network transformation. What is WAN? A...

by Sarah Pereau | 28 Dec 2017 After over a decade of research, planning, and development, AT&T Project AirGig has finally launched trials and is currently being tested internationally and in the US. [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="515"] (Source: AT&T)[/caption] AT&T has always been at the forefront of delivering...