Capacity Voice April 2015

24 Apr 2015

Smart connectivity for smart cities

Smart city talk has shifted from hot buzz to experimentation and planning. The city will be transformed from a traditional, silo-based model to a more collaborative, integrated service delivery model.

16 Apr 2015

Will battles batter building?

On our side of the pond, the FCC has added fuel to telecoms fires by upping the speed definition of broadband by greater than six fold, from 4Mbps to 25Mbps downstream and 3Mbps upstream.

08 Apr 2015

The future is (even more) digital

Mobile phone data rates have accelerated over the last two decades from 50kbps in 2G GPRS to 100Mbps+ in 4G LTE. This has been driven by Moore’s Law – the doubling in circuit complexity every 2 years – which has enabled increasingly sophisticated digital modulation to be implemented in low-cost chips.