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Swedish telecom gear maker Ericsson said that it will start manufacturing 5G radio products in India for domestic consumption as well as for exports. The company has already been making 4G radio products in India for both exports and domestic market in its Chakan factory, Pune. "In 2018, we announced…

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One of 17 U.S. states that sued to block a proposed $26.5 billion tie-up of Sprint Corp (S.N) and T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS.O) agreed to drop the challenge after reaching a deal with the companies. Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood said in a statement he will withdraw from the legal…

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Arista Networks today announced that it is providing network platforms for SK Telecom’s 5G network. SK Telecom will be building a high capacity leaf-spine based data center network environment leveraging VXLAN/EVPN for virtualization, scalability and availability, providing customers with reliable high-speed network services. SK Telecom commercialized its 5G service in…

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Cellnex  has agreed to buy the telecoms division of Britain’s Arqiva for 2 billion pounds ($2.5 billion), expanding the Spanish company’s phone tower network to more than 50,000 sites across Europe. The wireless infrastructure company whose shares rose 3% in morning trade to hit a record high, said it would…

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Malaysian telecoms firm Axiata Group Bhd has asked its edotco towers unit to seek deals to enter new markets or expand in Southeast Asia and South Asia, and may consider selling a stake if attractive large investment opportunities arise. Axiata last month pulled the plug on a planned non-cash merger…

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Ericsson has completed its acquisition of the antenna and filter division of Kathrein, a world leading provider of antenna and filter technologies with headquarters in Rosenheim, Germany. Today's closing follows the announcement on February 25, 2019 that Ericsson intended to acquire Kathrein's antenna and filter business. Ericsson is looking forward…

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L-com, an Infinite Electronics brand and a preferred manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, announced today that it has introduced two new high performance, coaxial lightning and surge protectors that were designed to protect valuable communications equipment from power surges and indirect lightning strikes. The LCSP-106x-series surge protectors feature…

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Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei said on Thursday the company is already producing 5G base stations that are free of U.S. components and plans to more than double production next year. From October, the company will be producing 5,000 of the 5G mobile communications base stations…

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Hughes Network Systems, LLC, the global leader in broadband satellite networks and services, today announced the launch in Mexico of HughesNet®, its flagship high-speed satellite Internet service. The introduction of HughesNet marks the expansion of Hughes' presence in Mexico, where the company offers commercial enterprise and government services, through its…

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Malaysia will start a nationwide demonstration of 5G projects next month, a minister said on Tuesday, indicating it was on track to become one of the first Asian countries to launch the technology. The government has said it wants to start rolling out the ultra-fast mobile internet service early next…