Huawei claims successful deployment of E-band backhaul

­Huawei said it successfully deployed and verified the capabilities of its E-band microwave backhaul equipment at an LTE test network in China. E-Band, which operates in the 80-GHz frequency band, is a promising backhaul technology because its support multiple Gbps transmission bandwidths. Huawei said months of successful operations during the extreme Chengdu, China summer heat and rain demonstrated the reliability and stability of the prototype equipment. Article

Suggested Articles

The U.S. Department of Justice is charging Huawei with racketeering and conspiracy to steal trade secrets.

This is the year that Verizon scales its 5G mmWave build big-time, with 60 cities planned by year-end and five times more small cells.

Whether you choose mmWave, low-band or mid-band spectrum for 5G, learn why automating network slice management is key to monetization and efficiency.