Thursday, 21 September 2017

4.5G Evolution - Where technology meets business growth

Huawei Technologies
Wednesday 01 March 17

The development of 4.5G progressed smoothly. According to a recent GSA presentation, as of November 2016, 105 carriers have deployed 4.5G commercial or trial networks around the globe. In the last year alone, Huawei—the originator of the 4.5G concept—worked closely with its global customers to successfully deploy 68 4.5G networks. Among these 105 networks, many carriers have chosen to upgrade their network capabilities by demoing Gbps-level peak data rates with 4T4R+3CC+256QAM technologies. However, speed alone is not indicative of sustainable business success. In order to help carriers maximize the value of their networks and explore new business opportunities, in November Huawei announced the concept of 4.5G Evolution during the 7th Global Mobile Broadband Forum in Tokyo. 4.5G Evolution is broken down into three key steps: Go Giga, Go Vertical, and Go Cloud. This new concept not only helps carriers make the most of their networks and assets…

The development of 4.5G progressed smoothly. According to a recent GSA presentation, as of November 2016, 105 carriers have deployed 4.5G commercial or trial networks around the globe. In the last year alone, Huawei—the originator of the 4.5G concept—worked closely with its global customers to successfully deploy 68 4.5G networks. Among these 105 networks, many carriers have chosen to upgrade their network capabilities by demoing Gbps-level peak data rates with 4T4R+3CC+256QAM technologies. However, speed alone is not indicative of sustainable business success. In order to help carriers maximize the value of their networks and explore new business opportunities, in November Huawei announced the concept of 4.5G Evolution during the 7th Global Mobile Broadband Forum in Tokyo. 4.5G Evolution is broken down into three key steps: Go Giga, Go Vertical, and Go Cloud. This new concept not only helps carriers make the most of their networks and assets…

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