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Somos Brings Ericsson Operations Engine to Toll-Free Number Registry

Partnership marks first deployment of Ericsson Operations Engine Cloud-native Application Development to design, develop and test new software features, powered by Artificial Intelligence Expands on more than 20-year relationship between Ericsson and Somos to ensure seamless availability of Toll-Free Numbers nationwide, especially during critical times Development of new features and functionalities is at the core of the agreement, which advances Ericsson's existing support of Somos' applications Ericsson unveiled a…

OPPO, Ericsson, and MediaTek Realize VoNR Voice and Video Calls to Bring High-quality 5G Experience to Users

The company ranks among TOP 5 2019 Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) by World Intellectual Property Organization OPPO announced that it has successfully conducted voice and video calls solely based on the next-generation 5G network, bringing high-quality 5G experience closer to reality. Partnering with Ericsson and MediaTek, the VoNR (Voice/Video on New Radio) calls were made on a modified commercial smartphone from OPPO. Featuring MediaTek's Dimensity 1000 series SoC using an end-to-end 5G Standalone (SA) network…

Ericsson ConsumerLab: Ten Hot Consumer Trends 2030 – The Internet of Senses

Early Technology Adopter Consumers Expect an Internet of Senses by 2030, Enabling a New Service Economy Based on Digital Sensory Experiences Consumers expect an array of beneficial services from connected technology interacting with our senses of sight, sound, taste, smell and touch to be a common reality by 2030.  The consumer predictions about the Internet of Senses are among the expectations highlighted in the ninth edition of the Ericsson ConsumerLab Hot Consumer Trends report. The Internet of Senses will be…

Fadi Pharaon Appointed AVP and Head of Market Area Middle East & Africa at Ericsson

Fadi Pharaon is appointed Senior Vice President, and Head of Market Area Middle East & Africa, effective 01 September 2019 Effective September 1, 2019, Fadi Pharaon is appointed Senior Vice President and Head of Market Area Middle East & Africa at Ericsson, and member of Ericsson's Executive Team, reporting to the CEO. Fadi Pharaon currently holds the position as Vice President, Networks & Managed Services within Ericsson's Market Area Europe & Latin America. Börje Ekholm, President and CEO of Ericsson,…

Ericsson Mobility Report: 5G Uptake Even Faster Than Expected

5G Subscriptions Now Expected to Reach 1.9 Billion in 2024, as Operators Ramp up Deployments and Users Switch to 5G Devices Rapid early momentum and enthusiasm for 5G has led Ericsson to forecast an extra 400 million enhanced mobile broadband subscriptions globally by the end of 2024. The June 2019 edition of the Ericsson Mobility Report forecasts 1.9 billion 5G subscriptions – up from 1.5 billion forecasted in the November 2018 edition – an increase of almost 27 percent. Other forecasts have also increased notably as…

Ericsson ConsumerLab Report Busts Myths Surrounding the Value of 5G for Consumers

Ericsson has released a new ConsumerLab report, 5G Consumer Potential, which busts industry myths surrounding the value of 5G for consumers and outlines the opportunities available for communications service providers. Backed by solid research from one of the biggest ever consumer expectation studies, the report looks at the potential of 5G to benefit consumers, uncovering certain realities about them ("consumer realities") to bust the following four common industry myths: 1.       5G offers consumers no short-term…

VideoAmp Strengthens Engineering Team, Names Josh Nisenson as New SVP of Engineering

In His New Role at Videoamp, Josh Nisenson Will Oversee the Company’s Engineering Teams VideoAmp, the software and data solutions company powering the convergence of linear TV and digital advertising, announced Josh Nisenson has joined the company’s leadership team as Senior Vice President of Engineering. Nisenson brings engineering leadership experience from Ericsson, Nortel Networks, Occam Networks, Mu Dynamics, Spirent, BrightRoll, and most recently Yahoo! (now Oath). In his new role at VideoAmp, Nisenson will oversee…

TV in 2020: 50 Percent of Viewing Will be Mobile

50 Percent Of All Viewing Will Be Done On A Mobile Screen, With Half Of This Done On The Smartphone Alone Ericsson unveils the eighth edition of its annual ConsumerLab TV and Media report, which details the massive growth in TV and video viewing and the ongoing shift in the way consumers watch content. Supported by eight years of extensive media insights, Ericsson ConsumerLab predicts that the growth of on-demand viewing will continue to soar through to 2020, making up almost half of total viewing. 50 percent of all TV…