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Can a Park Bench Increase 5G?

As India’s long-awaited 5G deployment attracts nearer, a brand new pilot program might immediate you to take a look at abnormal objects—like lampposts, mailboxes, and park benches—a lot in another way.

This program will equip road furnishings with small cell networks throughout 4 totally different places: Indira Gandhi Worldwide Airport in Delhi, Bengaluru Metro Rail Company, Kandla Port in Gujarat, and Bhopal metropolis.

Different subjects within the mixture of this month’s really helpful content material: fiber’s function in combating local weather change, the knowledge warfare in Ukraine, a brand new podcast function, Latin American bandwidth developments, and a free information to SD-WAN distributors. 

TRAI bets on lampposts to speed up 5G infrastructure

A brand new pilot program—launched by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India—goals to increase India’s 5G infrastructure in an sudden approach.

As talked about, this system will equip road furnishings with small cell networks throughout 4 key places. In response to Mild Studying, “Utilizing road furnishings might assist India obtain the densification of networks mandatory for prime pace connectivity with low latency of lower than one millisecond.”

Right here’s how AT&T, Verizon, Consolidated are prepping their networks for local weather change

Our personal Pete Bell has written about how 5G may also help fight local weather change.

On this piece, Fierce Telecom discusses how fiber is “poised to play a key function in operator efforts to harden their networks in opposition to the results of local weather change.”

Maintain studying to be taught extra on this subject and listen to how AT&T, Verizon, and Consolidated Communications are taking motion.

The Struggle on Ukraine Is Testing the Fable of Elon Musk

In gentle of the continued battle, our staff lately lined fiber’s function in Ukraine’s info warfare. (We additionally wrote about sanctions hitting Russia’s tech sector and a few background on Ukrainian operators and telcos.)

We touched on the practicality of Elon Musk’s plan to ship further terminals to Ukraine, and we suggest this text from The Atlantic for extra context.

Peering into the arteries of the Web

Alan Mauldin made an look on Market Tech’s Every day Tech Podcast to speak submarine cables final month.

This month, we’ve bought one other tantalizing discuss to share with you. Hearken to this episode of APNIC’s podcast, PING, to glean much more subsea cable information—in simply 25 minutes.

Latam used worldwide bandwidth to succeed in 700Tbps by 2026

TeleGeography Senior Analyst Anahí Rebatta as soon as once more set the scene for Capability LATAM with the 2022 model of her annual regional overview.

Her presentation lined the most recent Latin American market developments—pertaining to bandwidth demand, submarine cable connectivity, newly established cloud areas, value erosion, and extra.

One huge takeaway? As this Capability headline suggests, demand is (and is forecasted to stay) robust.

The 2022 SD-WAN Information Is Right here

Meet the 2022 version of our SD-WAN Information—detailing 26 SD-WAN distributors and 90 managed SD-WAN suppliers in a single useful PDF.

Should you’re not aware of this free useful resource, right here’s what you should know.

Because the SD-WAN market matures, there’s been a rising have to extra totally catalog the various distributors who provide this service.

Fortunately, our SD-WAN Analysis Service has been cataloging the seller panorama since SD-WAN got here on the scene. We extracted detailed vendor profiles and turned them into this information. You’ll be able to obtain your copy over right here.

Assume you’ve bought one thing that needs to be on our month-to-month studying record? Tweet it to us @TeleGeography.


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