Blog - 5G

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 8, 2017 / 5g, 3gpp / Posted By: rachel.rorke
InterDigital is delighted to announce that two of our employees, Liangping Ma and Ed Ehrlich, have recently been selected to represent our company in leadership roles in the mobile industry.  We are very excited for them to showcase their expertise in their respective new roles, and can’t wait to share their successes along their journeys. Liangping Ma, IEEE ComSoc Distinguished Lecturer for 2017-2018 The IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) has selected InterDigital’s Liangping Ma as an... Read More
February 27, 2017 / MWC, 5G, IoT, V2V, IDmwc17 / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
UPDATED February 28, 2017 - 9:00 AM CET - Watch the below live feed from the InterDigital booth at MWC 2017: UPDATED February 28, 2017 - 7:00 AM CETDay One of Mobile World Congress 2017 ended in success! The InterDigital new booth space was flooded with foot traffic for our exciting demos and our meeting rooms were consistently packed throughout the entire day.Demos, led by our enthused industry expert staff, include Crosshaul with EdgeLink™, 5G... Read More
February 23, 2017 / mwc, iot, 5g, IDmwc17 / Posted By: Rachel Rorke
Check out our live blog here: http://www.interdigital.com/post/interdigital-live-from-mobile-world-congress-2017 Mobile World Congress 2017 is just around the corner, and InterDigital is once again thrilled to showcase our contributions to the mobile industry in Barcelona, Spain.  InterDigital will be represented by a number of our experts in IoT and 5G, who will be operating demos, participating in conferences, and hosting panels throughout the week of February 27 – March 3.This year, we've upgraded to a brand new space – Hall 7,... Read More
December 7, 2016 / 5G, Standards / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
While the 5G story is still being written, the requirements to deliver that story are well-known and seem to point towards the collaboration of multiple standards bodies. The challenging requirements also prove a need to look beyond the “traditional” mobile standards leaders of Third-Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) and Global System for Mobile communication (GSM). In a recent NetworkWorld article, InterDigital’s Alan Carlton explains why the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) will be key for standardizing... Read More