AMTA CEO Chris Althaus kicked-off the Unwired Revolution conference in Sydney with an industry-wide perspective covering key developments and drivers shaping the mobile telecommunications industry in Australia.
Mobile World Live has published its first annual report, offering an in-depth analysis of the true state of the mobile industry. Split into five chapters – a full market overview, 5G, Security, IoT and Telecoms IT – the report highlights a number of key findings.
5G is the next generation of mobile technologies, designed to support new and diverse services and applications to transform the way we live and work. The impact of 5G will be transformative like no previous mobile generation – with significant impacts on the way we live and work.
CommsDay is holding its Unwired: Revolution one day event at the Kirribilli Club, North Sydney on Thursday July 20. AMTA's chief executive officer Chris Althaus kicks off the event as the first speaker and the event is endorsed by AMTA.
The Australian Government has released a public consultation paper on proposed changes to telecommunications carrier powers and immunities laws, so they remain relevant in the rapidly evolving communications sector.
Policymakers at the recent Tokyo 5G conference acknowledge the need to get policy settings right to enable timely development of 5G
The future of mobile telecommunications in Australia will stand to benefit from the current review of the Australian Communications and Media Authority
The Australian Government’s consultation package on proposed reforms to modernise and simplify Australia’s spectrum management framework is a welcome step towards maximising transparency, simplicity and efficiency.
The Internet of Things is a wide-reaching term with depth and diversity which is gathering momentum as it demonstrates its relevance. The sum of IoT is much more than embedded sensors, networks and gadgets. It is a driving technological force which underpins the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
As part of the process the Australian Mobile Telecommunications Association (AMTA) and the Mobile Wireless Forum (MWF) delivered a seminar in Melbourne last week to discuss the latest on the international EMF (Electromagnetic fields) exposure and compliance testing standards for 5G.
The ongoing evolution of mobile telecommunications heralds a new era in which 5G mobile technology will significantly augment and enhance the world in which we live – more than any generation before.
5G is much more than a faster radio access technology. It represents a fundamental change in communication network architectures that will enable innovative, revenue-generating services.
GSMA's global survey, conducted in November and December 2016 with nearly 1,000 respondents, uncovered significant understanding of the issues facing the wider deployment and monetisation of connected cars, along with significant enthusiasm for connected car technologies and services in general and autonomous driving.
Battery and charger safety is a key issue for the mobile phone industry and also needs to be taken seriously by all mobile phone users particularly in regard to immediately reporting any problems to manufacturers
The inaugural GSMA Mobile Connectivity Index shows that Australia performs exceptionally well and consistently as the top ranked nation in the 2016 GSMA Index. The Index measures the performance of 134 countries, accounting for more than 95% of the world’s population, against the key enablers of mobile internet connectivity. Importantly, it tells us how specific countries and clusters of countries are performing. In short, Australia is regarded as a leader and our scores reflect a high degree of industry commitment, technical innovation and investment. What are the enablers and how are they measured? The enablers of mobile internet connectivity that inform the indicators selected for the Index are: Infrastructure – the availability of high-performance mobile internet network coverage (Australia’s score: 73.