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S. Korean Lab, EU Develop Intercontinental 5G-satellite Network System

S. Korean Lab, EU Develop Intercontinental 5G-satellite Network System

SEOUL, Jan. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — A South Korean research lab said Thursday that it has successfully developed the world’s first intercontinental 5G-satellite network system to help communicate in case of a disaster. The 5G-satellite multiple network system — co-developed with the European Union — connects 5G networks to satellite networks to allow communication services [...]

Gov’t to Open Auction for Additional 5G Network Frequency Spectrum Next Month

Gov’t to Open Auction for Additional 5G Network Frequency Spectrum Next Month

SEOUL, Jan. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s ICT ministry said Tuesday it will open an auction next month for additional 5G network frequency bands used by the country’s major mobile carriers. In December, the ministry agreed to open bidding for additional 5G network in the 3.4- to 3.42-gigahertz spectrum as requested by LG Uplus, [...]

Expereo Achieves Cradlepoint 5G for Enterprise Branch Specialization

Expereo Achieves Cradlepoint 5G for Enterprise Branch Specialization

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Oct. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — The world’s leading provider of Global Internet, Cloud Access Optimization, SASE and SD-WAN services, Expereo, is proud to announce today that it has achieved 5G for Enterprise Branch Specialization from Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud-delivered LTE and 5G wireless network edge solutions. The 5G for Enterprise Branch [...]

Quarter of S. Korean Mobile Users Subscribed to 5G

Quarter of S. Korean Mobile Users Subscribed to 5G

SEOUL, Oct. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Around a quarter of South Korea’s mobile subscriptions were on 5G networks in August, data showed Wednesday, as new smartphone launches boosted user growth in the latest generation networks. As of end-August, there were 17.8 million 5G network users, accounting for 24.8 percent of the country’s total 71.9 million [...]

S. Korea’s 5G Base Stations Account for 11 pct of Total in Q2

S. Korea’s 5G Base Stations Account for 11 pct of Total in Q2

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — The number of 5G network base stations in South Korea accounted for just 11 percent of the total in the second quarter, data showed Monday, amid continued user complaints against the latest generation networks. As of the April-June period, there were 162,099 5G base stations in the country, compared [...]