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Telecom: Is your data stopping you from going to the cloud?

The mobile telecom world is driven by data, not just the transactional data between a user and the internet but the data about the user, their subscription, their physical devices etc. How this data is managed and secured is a…

Cellular IoT Security Threats

"With IoT comes a tremendous opportunity for mobile operators to sell managed security as a value-added service to Enterprise customers."

5G Core: stability and agility – foundation for monetization

The extreme focus on network stability led to the tremendous success of 8.2 billion mobile subscriptions in 2021. Stability made the core network a revenue generating machine. But what worked in the past does not always work today, as we…

Flexible policy is critical for telecom innovation during economic turbulence

Telecom operators and their customers love freedom. So why don’t they have it? Nobody likes lock-ins, especially during times of economic turbulence and inflation. Consumers, for example, hate being forced into contracts where they have to buy a big bundle…

Time to refocus – it’s all about the subscriptions to the network

In the race for 5G deployments we have spent a lot of time focused on speed and latency and rollout. Rightly so, as these have retail value in the market and demonstrate the clear differentiator between 4G and 5G. When…

Enea Aptilo IoT CCS Receives 2022 IoT Evolution Product of the Year Award

We are proud to announce that Enea Aptilo IoT CCS is a winner of the 2022 IoT Evolution Product of the year award. This is the tenth finalist and sixth industry award-win for IoT CCS, so our slightly cocky comment "Oops, we did it again!" is justified.

What you need to know about 5G network slicing versus private networks

It’s here. After the hype, commercial and enterprise 5G adoption is finally becoming a reality. According to data published by the Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA), the number of companies investing in private LTE or 5G mobile networks increased by…

World’s First Complete Carrier Wi-Fi Service Management SaaS

Today we launch the Enea Aptilo Wi-Fi Service Management Platform as a Service (SMP-S). This is the industry's first complete Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution for Communication Service Providers (CSPs) to launch and monetize Wi-Fi services.

5G networks and policy – it’s more than an afterthought!

The first couple of things people think about with 5G are speed of access, or connecting all sorts of devices in different environments. We have seen commercials where planes can be landed from someone’s home living room (current UK 5G…

Business Case of a Hyperscale IoT Connectivity Approach

Analyst firm Transforma Insights estimates that enterprise customers using a Hyperscale IoT connectivity service can save on average the equivalent of 27.8 percent of the cost of global IoT connectivity. That equates to an astonishing 117 billion USD globally between 2020 and 2030. The functionality offered by the Enea Aptilo IoT CCS is crucial for mobile operators to deliver such Hyperscale IoT connectivity service.

ATSSS the Future of Wi-Fi and Cellular Convergence

The new Access Traffic Steering, Switching, and Splitting (ATSSS) function is the ‘Holy Grail’ of mobile data offloading, but its complexity and reliance on device support means it will likely take years to come to market.

Enea Secures Nominations Hat-Trick for Aptilo IoT Connectivity Control Service

The Enea Aptilo IoT Connectivity Control Service™ (IoT CCS) has racked up more award wins and nominations! This time Telecoms World Middle East Awards, organized by Terrapin, has shortlisted IoT CCS for three different categories

4 ways Enea Traffic Management can help operators counter the impact of rising network costs

Global economic turbulence and political tensions are impacting the basic economic reality of cost for almost every industry. The telecom industry is no exception and is not insulated from this scenario. The cost of goods and energy consumed cannot be…

Going green: what are operators and suppliers doing to get to net zero?

The telecoms industry regards itself as one of the most innovative, so why is it twice as polluting as aviation? If technology is the key to unlocking net zero, surely one of the most technologically advanced industries should be leading…

Every IoT Customization Mustn’t Be a Project

We believe that there is enormous potential to stop making customized development as soon a customer wants something beyond a standard service.

Wi-Fi and Cellular Convergence – What’s New in 5G

Business and technical consolidation trends all point in the same direction: Mobile and fixed networks are coming together – for the benefit of everyone in the industry and consumers.

Layers in a Hyperscale IoT Connectivity Solution

This is an excerpt from our white paper Hyperscale Cellular IoT. If you like what you read, the full white paper is available here.

Wi-Fi and Cellular Convergence – Opportunities Today

This is an excerpt from our white paper Wi-Fi in the 5G Era – Strategy Guide for Operators. The full white paper is available here if you like what you read. 

Tying the knot: 5G and Wi-Fi 6 are set to become the telco industry’s golden couple

In the world of communications drama, nothing quite comes close to the long-running, “will they or won’t they” soap opera of cellular and Wi-Fi. The relationship between these two pioneering forces in connectivity has been sometimes fractious, occasionally friendly, but…

The Techco Revolution has Begun

Tech should enable change and not drive it, it is the organization that changes, using tech as the enabler. In the fast-paced, software-defined environment, more and more telcos are adopting a tech mindset to help them not only compete but…

Operators have to re-think IoT – Hyperscale Innovation

This is an excerpt from our white paper Hyperscale Cellular IoT. If you like what you read, the full white paper is available here. 

The Market Need for Wi-Fi 6 and Wi-Fi 6E in the 5G Era

This is an excerpt from our white paper Wi-Fi in the 5G Era – Strategy Guide for Operators. The full white paper is available here if you like what you read.

Radio Technologies for IoT Connectivity

This is an excerpt from our white paper Hyperscale Cellular IoT. If you like what you read, the full white paper is available here.

Wi-Fi 6E – Tripling the available spectrum

This is an excerpt from our white paper Wi-Fi in the 5G Era – Strategy Guide for Operators. The full white paper is available here if you like what you read.

Wi-Fi 6 – A Paradigm Shift in Connectivity

This is an excerpt from our white paper Wi-Fi in the 5G Era – Strategy Guide for Operators. The full white paper is available here if you like what you read. 

Why Cellular IoT Is Another Story

This is an excerpt from our white paper Hyperscale Cellular IoT. If you like what you read, the full white paper is available here.

How to build a carrier Wi-Fi footprint

This is an excerpt from our white paper Wi-Fi in the 5G Era – Strategy Guide for Operators. If you like what you read, the full white paper is available here.

The Challenges of Profitable 5G

This is an excerpt from our white paper Wi-Fi in the 5G Era – Strategy Guide for Operators. If you like what you read, the full white paper is available here. 

The Future of Network Security: Three Predictions for 2022

As our means of production become increasingly virtualized, the attack surface for hackers grows. As a result, 2022 will be an important and challenging year for network security. Through adaptation and innovation, however, we will meet these challenges. These predictions reflect three of the ways we will do so.

Break Organisational Silos!

This is an excerpt from our white paper Wi-Fi in the 5G Era – Strategy Guide for Operators. If you like what you read, the full white paper is available here.

Why it’s Time to Rethink On-Premise Data Storage and Management

Data is growing exponentially. And that was even before the pandemic. In 2019 Seagate and IDC estimated that data in enterprises increased at a 42.2% annual growth rate – and that in 2020 enterprises created and captured 6.4 zettabytes of...

The multi-vendor 5G Core – does disaggregation equal irritation?

How Telenor is proving that multi-vendor 5G core solutions are here to stay For mobile operators, disaggregation, or separation and componentization, sounds like nirvana: a bigger, deeper field of vendors to choose from, innovative new architectures from the IT world...

At the Crossroads of 5G and Wi-Fi 6

The debate whether cellular or Wi-Fi technology would prevail is long gone. With the introduction of 5G and Wi-Fi 6, it is obvious that the two technologies are complementary and will converge.

It’s not too early to lay the foundations for 6G

Is it too early to start talking about 6G? After all, most mobile operators are still building out and fine-tuning their 5G networks. "We just put 5G in," Verizon CTO Kyle Malady said in December 2020, "there's a lot of...

5G SA: The Network we all Deserve!

There has never been a better time than now for network operators to fast-track their investments in 5G

Extraordinary Circumstances Bring New Meaning to 5G

Harold Labruyère, Vice President of Engineering and Innovation at the Qosmos Division of Enea, shares his view on the significance to continue the work with 5G in the midst of the coranvirus pandemic

Enea’s Commitment during the Coronavirus Crisis

The Coronavirus situation continues to develop rapidly. In this blog post, Jan Häglund, President and Chief Executive Officer of Enea, explains which decisions that the company has made to protect the health and safety of all staff, and to maintain business continuity.

Unleashing the Full Potential of 5G with Robust Data Management

Learn how Enea's Unified Data Management and Unified Data Repository will allow applications for network and business operations to securely store and access data, and operators to have a unified view of all data in 5G management in 2020.

SD-WAN – The New Backbone of the Enterprise

The benefits of SD-WAN solutions have become more evident to enterprises and the market is growing rapidly. Learn about the background and how this type of solution helps enterprises reduce costs.

Meeting Jan Häglund – the new Chief Executive Officer of Enea

Tomas Hasselrot meets Jan Häglund and asks him about his view on Enea and the strategy looking forward.

Top 5 Predictions for 2019 - The Connected Society Coming of Age

As we move into 2019, many of the technologies and paradigm shifts that have been in discussion for several years - ranging from NFV to 5G - are moving from discussion and development into real deployments. The ever-connected society is coming of age, but with that also comes increased expectations regarding functionality, quality, and user experience.

5 reasons why 5G needs flexible runtimes

Flexibility is key to keep CapEx low and shorten time-to-deployment when 5G operators start deploy 5G networks. A flexible runtime is an enabler of system flexibility. This blog post gives you five reasons why you need a flexible runtime platform for 5G RAN applications.

A New Challenge: Scaling MulticoreOS for Industrial IoT

Industrial IoT faces the same challenge as telecoms did a few years back: scaling runtimes over multicore processors to provide enough processing power to handle all the data from the end-points.

Getting High Performance Real-Time out of Linux

What to do when you need Linux and hard real-time in the same system? Find out 3 ways how to get it done in software!

Voices from the Field: Using Enea OSE to ensure real-time characteristics in an LTE terminal device.

In this interview, we are talking to Mr. Zhang, a VP for Research and Development at a company that develops LTE terminal devices. In the design, Enea OSE is used on an ARM cluster and Enea OSEck on DSPs.