Case Study - ZTE: Mobile operators are deploying Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) to bring the benefits of the cloud to their networks, such as scalability, increased efficiencies and reduced costs.
The Enhanced Voice Services (EVS) codec was standardized by the 3GPP in 2014 as the next generation audio codec for use over VoLTE. Industry watchers are calling this a breakthrough in voice communications. EVS is the first 3GPP conversational codec offering support for up to 20 kHz audio bandwidth that delivers high quality for conversational speech and for other audio applications such as music or mixed voice/music.
The Internet of Things is rapidly moving from a hot technology buzzword to a mainstream technology. This was a key takeaway for me from my discussions and observations from CommunicAsia in Singapore last week where I presented and met with many attendees at our booth.