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T-Mobile partners with Cisco for new Cloud Native Converged Core Gateway


Earlier today, T-Mobile and Cisco announced something that they have launched together. The two launched the largest highly scalable and distributed nationwide converged core gateway in the world. All 5G and 4G traffic has been moved by T-Mobile to the new cloud native core gateway. As a result, performance for customers has improved by 10% in speed and latency.  On T-Mobile‚Äôs end, this move also simplifies its operations as it is now able to shift resources with … [read full article]

T-Mobile and MediaTek partner on first multi-vendor standalone 5G data call

T-Mobile has achieved a few 5G milestones lately with partners like Ericsson and Nokia. Today another achievement was announced, but this one includes a new partner. MediaTek touts that it and T-Mobile have completed the world’s first “5G New Radio (NR) standalone data call in a multi-vendor environment that mirrors actual 5G deployment in T-Mobile’s network.” The companies used a MediaTek 5G M70 Modem. MediaTek … [read full article]

T-Mobile completes standalone 5G test ahead of launch in 2020

T-Mobile today announced that it’s achieved another 5G milestone. T-Mo has achieved the first standalone end-to-end 5G data session in North America. What’s more, it was the first in the world on a mult-vendor 5G next generation ratio and core network. The data session was completed in T-Mobile’s lab in Bellevue, WA with help from Ericsson, Nokia, Cisco, and MediaTek. Existing 5G networks are non-standalone, meaning … [read full article]