NTS Snapshot – October 2020 – Status Update

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  • 17 Aug 2020

MEMBER REPORT: 5G & LTE in Unlicensed Spectrum. GSA Member Report Introduction The use of unlicensed spectrum for delivery of LTE services is developing steadily, and following the completion of the latest release by 3GPP, looks set to begin in the context of 5G networks too. A total of 42 operators around the world have been catalogued as investing in one or more of the various unlicensed spectrum approaches (LAA, LTE-U, LWA or LWIP) technologies in the form of trials, pilots, deployments and launches. While development of the technology ecosystems around LTE-U and LWA have…