News Insights

The news category covers everything you’d expect - the latest synchronisation news and our take on the key stories, as well as company updates and announcements. This is the only place you need to visit to keep up to date with all the recent sync news.

IP Network Timing Challenges

Published: 7th December 2017
We believe that network information should enhance the overall experience of your business and customers, making running networks simple. Network operators are facing increasing pressures to enhance customer experience,…

Surrey 5GIC Demonstrates Europe’s First 5G Controlled Car

Published: 15th November 2017
Today the University of Surrey’s 5G Innovation Centre demonstrated an autonomous vehicle from its 5G test-bed. The 5GIC joined its partners, Huawei, Vodafone and Technical University of Munich to…

Oscilloquartz 5420 Series Wins BTR Award at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo 2017

Published: 24th October 2017
Oscilloquartz, an ADVA Optical Networking company, announced today that its OSA 5420 Series has won the 2017 Diamond Technology Reviews award for Active Network Hardware. Organised by the Broadband Technology Report,…

Network Slicing: Enabling Smart 5G Networks

Published: 10th October 2017
New 5G networks will be incredibly smart and will not only be faster, more responsive and more dependable than previous generations, but they will also introduce an architecture solution…

The New Synchronisation Landscape

Published: 27th September 2017
A recent collaboration between Oscilloquartz and The Mobile Network takes a look at the new synchronisation landscape for tomorrow’s networks. Synchronisation is typically required to optimise the spectrum bought by…

We’re members of the 5G Innovation Centre!

Published: 25th September 2017
We’re proud to announce that we’re a member of the 5G Innovation Centre. The 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC) at the University of Surrey is the largest UK academic research centre…

Time is Everything with GNSS

Published: 22nd September 2017
The recent news of clock failures on both the European Union’s Galileo and IRNSS satellites (Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System) shows that launching and commissioning new satellite navigation constellations is not a…

Europe’s Backhaul Black Hole Looms Above 5G

Published: 20th September 2017
A lightning-fast jab is futile unless a boxer has the leg muscle to unleash it. Operators pumping up their mobile access networks through 5G investments could find themselves similarly…

Deutsche Telekom takes breath away with 5G “first” in Berlin

Published: 19th September 2017
Deutsche Telekom has tapped 5G New Radio to hit speeds of more than 2GBps and latencies of three milliseconds on its commercial network in central Berlin. The operator worked with…

What is MiFID II and how will it affect the EU’s financial industry?

Published: 18th September 2017
The Financial Times take a look at MiFID II regulation, and the far-reaching impacts it will have on the financial industry across the EU. Read the full story here.