Latest Telecoms News about Japan

NEC Tests Mobile Core Network Virtualization in a Multivendor Environment

  Japan's NEC and NTT DoCoMo have successfully tested mobile core network virtualization in a multivendor environment. ...

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Huawei and DoCoMo Test LTE Services in the 5Ghz Spectrum Band

  Japans's NTT DoCoMo says that it has demonstrated that LTE can be deployed over the 5GHz unlicensed spectrum, which is widely used for wireless LAN networks in many countries today....

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Ericsson and SoftBank demonstrate mobility-based policy to improve performance

  Ericsson and SoftBank Mobile are working together to improve the user experience in the most congested network areas ...

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Syniverse Signs LTE Roaming Agreement with Softbank Mobile

  Syniverse today announced it has signed an agreement with SoftBank Mobile to provide them with its IPX Network Solution...

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Nokia Networks Buys Panasonic's Base Station Division

  Nokia Networks has signed a deal to buy Panasonic's base station system business and related wireless equipment system business....

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Japan Pushing for 5G Phones for Tokyo Olympics in 2020

  The Japanese government has started encouraging the mobile industry to push ahead with developing standards for 5G technologies so that they can be ready in time for the Tokyo Summer Olympic Games in 2020....

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One Fifth of Japan's Internet Users Say New Technology is a Bit Beyond Them

  Despite living in a high-tech country, only one in five Japanese internet users claim to be excited about new technology and use it as much as they can, while an equal number say it is a bit beyond them...

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NTT DoCoMo and Vodafone expand their partner agreement to include M2M

  Japan's NTT DoCoMo and Vodafone Group have announced an expansion of their existing partner market agreement to address the delivery of M2M services to the global enterprise sector....

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NTT DoCoMo Develops External SIM Card for Wearable Devices

  Japan's NTT DoCoMo says that it has developed the world's first remote wireless SIM card that can transmit its authentication details to secondary devices without being plugged into them....

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Softbank Mobile to Start Selling Robots

  Japan's Softbank Mobile has moved into robotics, and will be putting robots into some of its stores as well as selling them to consumers....

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