Senior BT execs say new technology should respond to consumer, industry needs.
No appetite for a “step change” in radio; 5G backwards compatibility a must.
Coverage, reliability more promising areas for 6G improvement than peak data rates.
CTO plays down fixed wireless’s role in meeting UK’s connectivity challenge.
CityFibre and Hyperoptic welcome Ofcom’s WFTMR, but want Openreach to remain under strict scrutiny.
Virgin Media O2 something of an elephant in the room as altnets pitch themselves as more agile rivals.
Nick Read flags “performance degradation” when using DSS in blended environment of 4G and 5G. Not clear if all vendors equally guilty in Read’s eyes. Ericsson’s proprietary Ericsson Spectrum Sharing solution used in key Vodafone markets, including Germany and UK. Vendor emphatically denies there is any meaningful performance dip ...