As a sequel to the previous post (KT's demonstration of LTE-H and LTE-U), this post will introduce another pre-5G/5G technology, LTE-TDD, showcased by KT at MWC 2015, covering three relevant demonstrations: 9-carrier CA, LTE-UL/DL CA, and triple mode cell.
Author: By Dr. Michelle M. Do and Dr. Harrison J. Son
At MWC 2015, KT demonstrated a variety of new 5G, Hetnet and IoT technologies and services. Of all those presented, below we will focus on our most interested topics, WiFi-related pre-5G technology, LTE-Hetnet (LTE-H) and LTE-Unlicensed (LTE-U), and see how they were demonstrated.
Author: Dr. Michelle M. Do and Dr. Harrison J. Son
LG U+ is exerting itself to develop new services rather than to compete in 5G technologies. Especially, a newly introduced concept of personalized emotional care service shows the company's endeavor to provide customer-friendly services.
SK Telecom, the No. 1 mobile operator in Korea, also presented ICTnomics (ICT + Economics) designed to integrate ICT into a wide range of industries as the core concept of its 30-year growth plan. The company announced its plan to i) commercialize 5G network in 2020, and ii) develop services in w...
In Q4 2014, there were many events in Korea that gave us chances to see how the big 3 see the new 5G era, and how they are getting ready for it. We will discuss their strategies and technologies for 5G based on the presentations and demonstrations they have given so far in relation to it.
Chairman Chang-gyu Hwang of KT announced that "KT will open up a new age of GiGAtopia by investing KRW 4.5 trillion (USD 4.4 billion) in GiGA FTTH, GiGA Path (heterogeneous networks convergence technology that combines LTE and Wi-Fi networks), and GiGA Wire (copper wire-based transmission technol...
This post will provide a technical overview of the streaming method used in SKT's Btv Mobile service. Out of over 70 live TV channels offered by SKT's Btv Mobile service, we selected the five most popular channels available, KBS1, KBS2, EBS, TvN and MLB.