November 9, 2015 / IoT, 5G / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi

InterDigital’s Rafael Cepeda, Senior Manager, examines if 5G can become an enabler that provides flexible connectivity and core tools for IoT building blocks in a recent article featured on TelecomEngine. Rafael states that with 5G developments well underway, the conversation has turned to how 5G will impact society and intersect with the Internet of Things (IoT).  

In his article, Rafael utilizes examples from the transport sector and smart cities to reveal how the mobile... Read More

November 4, 2015 / IoT, oneMPOWER, oneM2M, ETSI, oneTRANSPORT / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi

Internet of Things (IoT) technology will be significant in many ways. One benefit of IoT technology is to help relieve some of the daily pressures and make life a little easier. Last week at the IoT Korea Exhibition 2015, InterDigital demonstrated how IoT could assist athletes as well as attendees on the day of a sporting event.  

A lot of information is available on the day of a sporting event that can already be... Read More

October 28, 2015 / 5G / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi

5G will require many fundamental changes and innovations to the overall network architecture as well as exploit new system degrees of freedom. This includes the consideration of other potential waveform candidates. Wireless Week published an article written by InterDigital’s Dr. Afshin Haghighat, senior staff engineer, that discusses potential 5G waveform candidates that can overcome limitations of the orthogonal frequency multiple access (OFDM) waveform.  

The article, titled Which Wave Will 5G Ride, examines five... Read More

October 26, 2015 / NFV, SDN, 5G / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi

InterDigital’s Dirk Trossen, Principal Engineer, recently joined RCR Wireless’ Dan Meyer in an episode of NFV/DSN Reality Check. During the episode, Dirk discusses the role of NFV and SDN in 5G along with the recent IP-over-ICN-over-SDN implementation demonstrated by a team of academic and industrial researchers from InterDigital Europe and University of Essex.  

Dirk explains virtualization is present everywhere in 5G – radio access, core network space, etc.  5G will not just be about... Read More

October 15, 2015 / Video, DASH, SCTE / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi

The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers’ (SCTE) Digital Video Subcommittee recently established a new working group, “Next Generation Systems,” and an InterDigital senior manager was named co-chair.  SCTE serves as the technical and applied science leader for the cable telecommunications industry and is the premier membership organization for technical cable telecommunications professionals.

The SCTE Digital Video Subcommittee identifies requirements and develops standards for the design and operation of systems for delivery of video, audio, and... Read More