5G edge monitoring and analytics

Post_5G Analytics

Mobile network operators (MNO) are transitioning their existing 4G networks into the 5G network. This transition requires a massive investment in time and capital. New monitoring and analytics are needed to ensure these investments deliver on the promise of 5G. Unlike 4G networks that mainly had two monolithic components: Radio Access Network (RAN) that was […]

Taking Full Advantage of the 5G Network

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Many top mobile companies boast about their different product lines having 5G. Compared to 4G, the average phone owner may not understand or even notice the difference unless mobile network operators take further steps and addMulti-access Edge Computing (MEC). The Current State of MEC Technology MEC brings cloud computing and IT services together in a […]

Cyber Security Considerations for the Edge-Cloud (Part 2)

In Part 1, we discussed possible sources of cyber-attacks on the edge-cloud network. With the advent of edge and 5G technology and the more prominent use of IoT devices in our homes and cities, cybersecurity is more important than ever. In this article, we will see which design principles can be implemented at the core of […]

Why does a flying COW need edge computing?

In the aftermath of hurricane Maria, the flying Cell On Wings (COW) was deployed in Puerto Rico. This was AT&T’s first official deployment of the flying COW. The hurricane left Puerto Rico’s communication infrastructure in shambles. As cleanup efforts got underway, emergency services and the local population needed connectivity more than ever. When nature strikes, getting communication […]

A Platform for Mobile Edge Computing – White Paper from AWS, HPE & Saguna

What’s the “killer app”? A couple of years ago, this was a typical question in discussions about Mobile Edge Computing (MEC).  Today, things are changing. Edge Computing is gaining momentum across the industry with a proliferation of MEC use cases. Services targeted by MEC providers include initiatives like AT&T MEC AR, VR Test Zone,  Vodafone, AWS & Saguna’s […]

Drone control

Dance of Drones – a demonstration of autonomous logistics over mobile networks, enabled by MEC @ BT Innovation2017 Guest blog post by Andy Jones Last week I spent a couple of days at BT Innovation Week – a yearly event in which the UK operator showcases its latest communication research and innovations. Throughout the week, […]