Digital Transformation of India
For a long time, India has been labeled an emerging market for technology. But if you take a closer look ... you can see how India's government-supported digital revolution is changing the way people live, work and play faster than anyone could imagine.
5G Performance: More than an upgrade and potential for a mobile blockbuster
Experienced 5G speeds will be 5 times greater than 4G by 2021. Learn more about the Mobile Visual Networking Index (VNI) findings on 5G.
Which Mobile Provider Will Win the UK’s Autonomous Car Race?
The network has and will become ever more central to the driving experience. MNOs investing in pervasive road, rail and geographical coverage stand to win in the connected transport and autonomous car race.
Proving it with Vodafone UK
Self-Optimizing Networks (SON) is not a new term and it has been thrown around for some time within the industry. Distributed SON (D-SON) is now active in many service providers’ radio networks having first been standardized in 3GPP release 8 (2008). Distributed SON, however, runs at the very edge of the network, and therefore has […]
Virtual Packet Core Launch First
We are seeing more and more Mobile Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) being deployed in commercial networks around the world. The recent case with XL Axiata in Indonesia (XL Axiata teams up with Cisco to launch Indonesia’s first 4G LTE network with Virtualized Packet Core), is one of the first to support what I would call […]
Wireless Connections & Wi-Fi – Mobile Network Evolution
Every time a new generation of mobile network has been introduced – 2G networks transitioning to 3G, and 3G evolving to 4G, there have been concerns about the user adoption and capacity utilization. And each time skeptics have been proven wrong. By 2020, smartphones will represent 48.1% of global mobile-connected devices in use, and generate […]
Major Mobile Milestones – The Last 15 Years, and the Next Five
Cowritten with Usha Andra, Senior Analyst, Visual Networking Index, Service Provider Marketing 2016 marks the 10th anniversary of the VNI Mobile Forecast. For a decade, we have analyzed, reviewed, and made projections about mobile networking and how consumers and business users’ behaviors and expectations have changed based on device innovations, network enhancements, and a seemingly […]
Register for the latest Cisco Visual Networking Index (VNI) Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Webcast
On February 3, 2015, we will release the ninth annual Cisco Visual Networking Index (VNI) Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast and Methodology Update, covering projected growth and usage...