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INGR - 2022 Edition
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Future Networks Tech Focus - April 2022
Articles on SVC caching, Quantum processing, and new network architectures.
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IEEE Connecting the Unconnected Challenge Panel (21 Sept)
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Future In-Building Networks (31 August)
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2nd Future Network Security: Challenges and Opportunities Workshop (7-8 Sept)
2nd annual workshop from IEEE FNI Security Working Group
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5G Demystified (8 Sept)
Hosted by David Witkowski, co-chair the IEEE Future Networks Deployment working group
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2nd Systems Optimization Imperatives, Techniques, and Opportunities for Future Networks Workshop (19-20 Sept)
2nd annual workshop from IEEE FNI Systems Optimization Working Group
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Advanced Solutions for 6G Satellite Systems Workshop (19-21 July)
Inaugural workshop from IEEE FNI Satellite Working Group
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5G Demystified: Hype vs. Reality of 5G
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Feature Article

Satellites

Apple Kicks Off the Cell-Calls-From-Space Race

T-Mobile and SpaceX also plan satellite-to-cellphone service

Read more at IEEE Spectrum


6G Signal Directions

Metamaterials Could Solve One of 6G's Big Problems

There’s plenty of bandwidth available if we use reconfigurable intelligent surfaces

Read more at IEEE Spectrum


5G Security

5G Networks Are Worryingly Hackable

A shift to the cloud is opening the industry up to new attacks

Read more at IEEE Spectrum


Network congestion

The Math Proves It—Network Congestion Is Inevitable

And sometimes “solving” traffic problems can just make things worse

Read more at IEEE Spectrum

Technology Spotlight

5G Abstract6

Making sure 5G networks are a friend, not a foe, to organizations

5G creates businesses both opportunities and dangers, with cyber criminals using the technology to aid their attacks and breach networks

Read more at betanews


Streetlights

Streetlight Wi-Fi Hotspots: A Bright Idea

New algorithm could help widely deploy publicly accessible Wi-Fi in cities

Read more at IEEE Spectrum


Quantum Satellite 

As China’s Quantum-Encrypting Satellites Shrink, Their Networking Abilities Grow

China starts to build QKD networks as United States pours millions into quantum R&D

Read more at IEEE Spectrum


5G satellite

Space 5G Is On the Launchpad

Standard handsets on Earth, in some locations, will soon connect directly to satellites for remote roaming

Read more at IEEE Spectrum

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