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May 11, 2017 / IoT, 5G, Smart Cities, Data Exchange / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
The 5G network, AR/VR, and machine learning, among other innovations are providing abundant possibilities to rapidly advance the power and opportunity of Smart Cities technology. The Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS), a forum where ICT companies convene to find solutions to shared pressing challenges, recently developed the Smart Cities Technology Roadmap to provide an overview of the network-enabled technologies that have the greatest impact on Smart Cities from the vantage point of key ecosystem players,... Read More
May 9, 2017 / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
InterDigital is delighted to announce that our Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Jannie Lau, was recently appointed to the innovative and highly regarded Comcast NBCUniversal Joint Diversity Advisory Council (JDC).  The Comcast NBCUniversal JDC, comprised of national leaders in business, politics and civil rights, provides advice to senior executive teams at Comcast and NBCUniversal regarding their development and implementation of diversity and inclusion initiatives in the following five focus areas: Governance, Our People,... Read More
April 13, 2017 / 5G / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
Cloud Radio Access Network (C-RAN) is the visualization of base station functionalities by means of cloud computing, and it is considered to be one of the key forward-looking 5G technologies. It also was the focus of a research paper, co-authored by an InterDigital engineer, that was recently awarded the 2017 Best Paper by the Journal of Communication Networks (JCN)!   JCN, a bimonthly journal published by the Korean Institute of Communications and Information Sciences (KICS)... Read More
March 21, 2017 / Posted By: rachel.rorke
On the heels of our previous announcement, in which Liangping Ma's and Ed Ehrlich earned new leadership positions in the mobile industry, InterDigital is delighted to continue the streak of recognized engineers in Behrouz Aghili. A little over two weeks ago, Behrouz, a principal engineer in our Melville office, was elected vice-chair of the CT plenary, which oversees the work of all CT, a very important working group in the 3GPP standards-setting organization. CT stands for the “Core... Read More
March 14, 2017 / IoT / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
Wiley, a global leader in scholarly journals, recently published Internet of Things and Data Analytics Handbook featuring a practical case study written by InterDigital engineers along with our partners at ARUP.   The IoT and Data Analytics Handbook describes essential technical knowledge, building blocks, processes, design principles, implementation, and marketing for IoT projects. The handbook opens with an overview and anatomy of IoT, ecosystem of IoT, communication protocols, networking, and available hardware, both present and future... Read More