NetAlly launches AirCheck G3 Pro Wi-Fi 6/6E analyzer

08 November 2022

NetAlly has launched its dedicated Wi-Fi 6/6E analyzer, the AirCheck™ G3 Pro.

Designed for network professionals of any skill level, it provides complete and accurate information to survey, validate new deployments or changes, quickly resolve connectivity and performance problems, and ensure the WLAN is meeting end users’ needs.

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Intra-Asian internet bandwidth reaches 60%

25 October 2022

TeleGeography has reported that intra-Asian internet bandwidth has steadily increased from 36% in 2012 to 60% in 2022. During the same period, the share of bandwidth that connects Asia to the US and Canada decreased from 49% to just 20%.

According to TeleGeography’s Global Internet Geography research, international internet bandwidth growth remains strong throughout Asia, resulting in an increasingly competitive IP transit market. 

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India offers Indigenous 5G Test Bed free of charge to start-ups and MSMEs

10 October 2022

The Government of India has decided to offer the use of the Indigenous 5G Test Bed free, of charge to government-recognised start-ups and MSMEs up until January 2023, with the aim of boosting the 5G ecosystem within India, and to achieve the objectives of Aatmanirbhar Bharat and Make in India initiatives. The test bed will be available at a nominal rate to all other stakeholders.

The Department of Telecommunications has urged all 5G stakeholders to utilise the test bed facilities and expertise in order to facilitate the rapid development and deployment of their products on the network. Industry, service providers, academia, R&D institutions, government bodies and equipment manufacturer stakeholders are all expected to participate.

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Globe’s heavy investment delivers market-leading mobile network

10 October 2022

Addressing the growing connectivity demands and increasing digitalisation in the Philippines, Globe has installed 572 new cell towers and upgraded approximately 6,800 mobile sites to 4G LTE in the first half of 2022. It remains on track to end the year with 1,700 new cell sites compared with 1,407 in 2021.

As of the end of June, Globe has spent 56% or P50.6 billion of its P89 billion capital expenditure allocation for 2022.

“Our network rollout momentum continues, and it is faster,” said Joel Agustin, SVP and head of network planning and engineering at Globe. “We accomplished about 70% more than in the same period last year. We are very positive that we can set a new build record this 2022.”

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