April 24, 2017 – In a worldfirst, Nokia demonstrates 'skim storage', which cuts the cost of cloud DVR deployment by up to 40 percent. The Nokia Bell Labs innovation will allow TV and video providers to serve programming to time-shifted viewers at a fraction of the storage and compute.
April 24, 2017 – "OZO will enable Star Wars fans around the world to be transported into the incredible worlds depicted in the story, and truly feel the power of The Force together," according to Brad Rodrigues, interim president of Nokia Technologies.
April 17, 2017 – Nokia and Elisa, a leading telecommunication, information communication technology (ICT) and online service company in Finland, successfully completed a field trial of Nokia's XGS-PON technology, achieving the country's fastest broadband speeds. With 10Gbps symmetrical (downstream and upstream) capabilities, the use of XGS-PON will allow Elisa to cost-effectively deliver ultra-broadband access needed for new high-speed, high-quality residential and business services.
April 10, 2017 – nbn has successfully tested Nokia's universal NG-PON fiber solution in Nokia's Melbourne lab facility. The trial achieved aggregate broadband speeds of 102Gbps on a single fiber and demonstrated the dynamic provisioning of bandwidth to support surging data demand from residential and business customers.
April 09, 2017 – Nokia and the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) under which Nokia will join the university's UTS: Rapido, a new technology development unit, and collaborate on developing IoT-based business applications using high-speed, ultra-low latency technologies such as 5G.
March 28, 2017 – The new 5G radio transmitter, designed for small fifth generation base stations has integrated electronic circuits that enable increases in frequency bandwidth and increases base station data transmission capacity.
March 27, 2017 – The latest report revealed a steady increase in mobile device infections throughout 2016, with malware striking 1.35 percent of all mobile devices in October.
March 23, 2017 – Largest opical communications and networking conference, OFC 2017 features the Evolution of Silicon Photonics, 5G Networking and the Internet of Things.
March 22, 2017 – A joint demonstration between A1 and Nokia in Vienna last week achieved transmission rates in excess of 10 Gbit/s for the first time in Austria via copper cable in the fixed line network. The record speed was made possible by an advance in existing G.fast technology, which also supports ultra-high-speed broadband Internet over conventional copper lines and which, in future, will be able to cover steadily rising demand for high-bandwidth Internet services.
March 21, 2017 – Nokia and Facebook successfully completed multiple submarine field trials over a 5,500 km submarine cable between New York and Ireland.
March 21, 2017 – Marcus Weldon, president of Nokia Bell Labs and Nokia CTO, talks about 5G applications that allow us to live more efficiently as humans.
March 21, 2017 – Nokia and Facebook have announced a test where they've jammed 32 Tbit/s down one undersea cable, more than double the bandwidth normally achieved today. The technology involves a Bell Labs invention called probabilistic constellation shaping (PCS).
March 17, 2017 – Nokia announces changes in its organization and Group Leadership Team to accelerate the execution of company strategy.
March 16, 2017 – Nokia announced an expansion of its flagship optical product family to help operators build end-to-end cloud service delivery networks. The new solutions and capabilities allow operators to scale their networks across premises access, metro aggregation and long haul data center interconnect (DCI).
March 14, 2017 – Marcus Weldon, president of Bell Labs and CTO at Nokia aims to create a 5G campus at the 200-acre Murray Hill Bell Labs location.
March 09, 2017 – Nokia Bell Labs opens its global competition for the fourth annual Nokia Bell Labs Prize. The Prize recognizes innovators with game-changing ideas in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics with the potential to disrupt or profoundly change the state of human existence and experience by a factor of 10.
February 22, 2017 – The partnership between Nokia Bell Labs and the New Museum will support cultural practitioners working with cutting-edge tools and techniques. Starting in February 2017, three artists from the NEW INC community will work with Bell Labs engineers, who will consult and collaborate on performative projects that engage emerging technologies including robotics, machine learning, drones, and biometry. The resulting projects may be showcased in non-traditional arts venues, with a goal to explore platforms beyond the museum gallery.
February 21, 2017 – Nokia and Intel are creating joint testing facilities in US and Finland to focus on all aspects of 5G networks from device to cloud. The new Labs will develop 5G solutions in a 'live' environment to address deployment and operational models as standards are defined for commercial solutions.
February 14, 2017 – Telecommunication experts estimate the amount of data stored “in the cloud” or in remote data centers around the world, will quintuple in the next five years. New research from Nokia Bell Labs in Murray Hill, New Jersey may offer a way to capitalize on data center distance to improved data transfer rates for cloud computing based traffic.
February 09, 2017 – Nokia Bell Labs collaborated with Teledyne LeCroy to create a waveform generator capable of generating the highest possible data rates. The team was able to achieve a PAM4 signal at 195 Gbaud which has data rate of 390 Gbps.
February 02, 2017 – Four engineers have won the £1 million Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering. Nobel Prize winner George E. Smith and Michael F. Tompsett won for the charge coupled device (CCD) imager developed at Bell Labs, sharing the prize with Nobukazu Teranishi who improved on the CCD by inventing the pinned photodiode and with Eric R. Fossum who invented the CMOS imager, the technology that succeeded the CCD in most applications and allowed for the proliferation of cameras in smartphones and other mobile devices.
January 31, 2017 – Nokia's Intelligent Management Platform for All Connected Things (IMPACT) will simplify customer deployments of new services and business models for key IoT vertical applications, including smart parking, smart lighting and transportation.
The Nokia IMPACT IoT platform was developed to address a complex IoT ecosystem, comprised of disparate applications and devices. Powered by Nokia Bell Labs' machine learning algorithms, IMPACT provides new functionality for a range of IoT applications by automatically detecting anomalies in video feeds in real time, such as traffic accidents, speeding vehicles and unauthorized entry into secure locations, and triggering alerts for further action.
January 30, 2017 – Nokia and Orange will leverage the existing research collaboration between Orange Labs and Nokia Bell Labs and establish joint innovation platforms at the Nokia Paris Saclay premises and at the Nokia campus in Lannion, in Western France, in collaboration with two Orange's research and innovation sites, Orange Gardens in Chatillon and Orange Labs in Lannion. The companies will open up the laboratories to work with their respective innovation partners, including local enterprises, vertical application providers and local start-ups, to accelerate the ecosystem that will be created around 5G.
January 27, 2017 – Nokia has created a customized ‘digital assistant’ MIKA and Predictive Repair care service can predict hardware failures and recommend replacements up to 14 days in advance, with up to 95 percent accuracy. ‘MIKA’ will provide voice-dictated automated assistance to reduce time spent searching information resources, enabling operators to focus on key business tasks without being distracted by the complexities of multi-technology network environments.
January 04, 2017 – Louis J. Lanzerotti received the 2016 William Kaula Award at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting Honors Ceremony, held on 14 December 2016 in San Francisco, Calif.