Latest Telecoms News about Japan

Ericsson increases SoftBank data speeds by 40 percent in Tokyo station with Elastic RAN

  Ericsson says that it has successfully completed the first commercial implementation of its Elastic Radio Access Network (RAN) for SoftBank's mobile network in Japan....

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Ericsson, DOCOMO and Intel to build 5G trial environment

  Ericsson announced an agreement with NTT DOCOMO and Intel to further advance 5G development by building a 5G trial network in various areas of Tokyo, starting in 2017....

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DoCoMo and Ericsson Perform Proof of Concept of Dynamic 5G Network Slicing

  NTT DoCoMo and Ericsson have announced their successful completion of a joint Proof of Concept (PoC) of dynamic network slicing technology for 5G core networks ...

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Japanese Networks Ordered to Stop Heavy Discounting

  Two of Japan's mobile networks have been ordered to reduce the discounts they are offering on some smartphones which breach guidelines aimed at ending high discounting....

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Ericsson cloud platform enables launch of multi-vendor NFV for NTT DoCoMo

  Ericsson has announced that a multi-vendor NFV solution using its open NFV platform was successfully launched for the commercial network of NTT DoCoMo. on March 9th....

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Softbank to Split Off International Assets into New Company

  Japan's Softbank has announced that it plans to split into two wholly owned subsidiaries, splitting its Japanese and overseas operations into separate groups....

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DoCoMo achieves 20Gbps with two simultaneously connected mobile devices in 5G Outdoor Trial

  NTT DoCoMo and Ericsson announced that in a joint 5G technologies trial, the companies achieved a cumulative 20Gbps of data throughput in an outdoor environment using the 15GHz frequency band...

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SoftBank deploys Ericsson virtual MME and Ericsson Cloud Platform

  Ericsson has successfully executed a large-scale cloud transformation project with SoftBank, one of Japan's leading mobile operators....

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Ericsson joins forces with KDDI in 5G research and development

  Ericsson has announced a 5G research and development collaboration with KDDI, a telecommunications operator based in Tokyo, Japan. ...

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DoCoMo Successfully Conducts 5G Trials in Actual-use Environments

  Japan's NTT DoCoMo says that a 5G trial it conducted with Nokia Networks achieved ultra-high-speed data transmission in excess of 2Gbps....

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