Technology Blogs

Technology Blogs

Below you will find a selection of our latest blog posts that are designed to give you an insight into trending topics and general mobile technology concepts.

MEC and 5G

If the media driven hype around 5G is anything to go by, it’s going to be a matter of time before we’ll be queuing up to have hair transplants performed by a remote surgeon (at least I will be...
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Wi-Fi 6 and OFDMA

Within the cellular world, OFDMA (Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiple Access) has been in operation since the introduction of 4G or more specifically, LTE (Long Term Evolution) as part of the...
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We exhibited at 5G World

Mpirical at the 5G World event, held at the ExCel, London. The 5G World event was a great opportunity for telecommunications professionals to better understand how 5G is changing the industry. The...
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5G is almost here…

Unlike previous generations it is predicted that 5G will transform the role that telecommunications technology has adopted over the years. There is an expectation that it will enable economic growth1...
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Delivering 5G Voice Services

With 5G imminently about to be commercially realised, a key aspect of the network which must be addressed is the notion of voice services and 5G. Currently, voice is essentially delivered via the CS...
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Femto Cells

A Femto Cell is traditionally considered to be a customer-owned base station. Typically situated in a house or small business, a Femto Cell, also referred to as a Small Cell, is able to provide...
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What is VoWi-Fi?

The term VoWi-Fi (Voice over Wi-Fi) can be used to describe a number of scenarios in which a telephony service is supported using the wireless technology Wi-Fi. Examples could include using the...
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V2X

V2X (Vehicle-to-Everything) aims to provide real-time, extremely reliable and actionable information that will facilitate a safer and more environmentally friendly transport network. It will achieve...
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VoLTE Overview

Even with the development and deployment of 5G, the roll-out of LTE continues apace (712 commercially launched networks – December 2018). Consequently, VoLTE (Voice over LTE) is the leading...
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