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Ericsson appoints Lindqvist in SVP role

Ericsson has appointed Jenny Lindqvist Senior Vice President, Head of Market Area Europe & Latin America, as of February 1st – the same date she will become member of the Ericsson Executive Team, reporting to the CEO. Lindqvist currently holds the position of Vice President and Head of Northern and Central Europe within Ericsson’s Market […]

January 26, 2023

Ericsson “on track”

Ericsson has reported that full year organic sales grew by 3 per cent, driven by a 4 per cent increase in Networks and 16 per cent in Enterprise. Reported sales were SEK 271.5 billion (€25.35bn). Full year gross income increased to SEK 113.3 billion with increases in segments Networks, Cloud Software and Services, and Enterprise. […]

January 20, 2023

Telestream hires Buick as SVP Marketing

Telestream, a global player in workflow automation, media processing, video quality monitoring, and test and synchronisation solutions for the production and distribution of video, has appointed Anne-Louise Buick as Senior Vice President of Marketing. Buick joins the 25-year-old company following a decade of acquisition, transformation, and significant growth that has established Telestream as a progressive partner […]

January 18, 2023

UK boost for 5G/6G tech research

Research and development on next-generation 5G and 6G wireless technology and telecoms security is to be ramped up as part of a £110 million (€128m) UK government investment. In the package, three leading UK universities, University of York, University of Bristol and University of Surrey, will receive a share of £28 million to team up […]

December 13, 2022By Colin Mann

Ericsson, Apple sign global patent ‘peace’ agreement

Ericsson and Apple have reached a multi-year, global patent licence agreement between the two companies. The agreement includes a cross-licence relating to patented cellular standard-essential technologies and grants certain other patent rights. Furthermore, Ericsson and Apple have mutually agreed to strengthen their technology and business collaboration, including in technology, interoperability and standards development. This settlement […]

December 9, 2022

5G download speed benchmark set

Telstra, Ericsson and Qualcomm Technologies have achieved a new 5G download peak speed benchmark of 7.3Gbps achieved in Telstra’s live commercial network. The new global downlink speed benchmark for a single user was achieved at a Telstra live mobile site located at the Gold Coast, Queensland Australia. According to Ericsson, this latest achievement further demonstrates […]

December 8, 2022

Forecast: 5G subs at 5bn by 2028

Global 5G subscriptions remain on track to top one billion by the end of this year, and five billion by the end of 2028, despite current and developing economic challenges in many parts of the world, according to the November 2022 edition of the Ericsson Mobility Report. Global fixed wireless access (FWA) connections are forecast […]

November 30, 2022

Report: Economic benefits of 5G in emerging markets

An Ericsson-commissioned study by management consulting firm Analysys Mason highlights the potential economic, consumer and environmental benefits of 5G connectivity in 15 national emerging markets. With regulatory and government support, all fifteen countries could benefit from GDP growth between 0.3 and 0.46 per cent through 2035, with an estimated three-to-seven-fold cost-to-benefit ratio. The report, Future […]

November 25, 2022

Ericsson in UK 6G research programme

Comms technologist Ericsson is to establish a new research unit in the UK as part of a multi-million-pound investment to boost the country’s future wireless connectivity capabilities. Tens of millions of pounds (GBP) will be invested by Ericsson over the next 10 years in a UK-based programme that will focus on 6G research and breakthrough […]

November 22, 2022By Colin Mann

Ericsson sets data speed record on 5G CBRS spectrum

Ericsson has successfully achieved a peak data rate of more than 1Gbps for a single user device in a recent 5G Standalone (SA) field trial. The trial was done over a live Citizen’s Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) multi-operator, neutral-host capable network at the company’s North American headquarters in Plano, Texas. “We are excited to continue […]

November 8, 2022