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Tantra's Mantra with Prakash Sangam

Jan 11, 2022

In this episode, I discuss the mmWave RoI report and its specifics with its lead author Stephen Rose of Bell Labs Consulting. The discussion revolves around the methodology, findings, and the value of the report cellular operators and industry at large.

As a reference, here is my article summarizing the findings of the...


Nov 22, 2021

Once famous for its simplicity, Wi-Fi has gotten increasingly complex, with many spectrum bands, (2.4 GHz, two bands of 5 GHz, 6 GHz & more to come) new topologies (e.g. Mesh), a diverse mix of devices, applications, and use cases, each requiring varied needs of speed, bandwidth, latency, etc. This has made...


Sep 7, 2021

Learn more about what, why, and how of 5G Advanced, especially regarding the new and exciting areas it is exploring—Artificial Intelligence, Full Duplex Operation, and Network Power Saving. Each of these has its challenges when it comes to standardization. I discuss with Dr. Tingfang Ji of Qualcomm what 3GPP is...


Jul 19, 2021

While automobiles are being transformed from mechanical machines to electromechanical gadgets driven by SoCs and software, the trend is to move from 10s of single-function, limited-capability microcontroller-based ECUs to fewer high-performance SoC-based domain controllers. Stefan Buerkle, SVP Sales at Bosch USA, and


Jun 9, 2021

A detailed discussion with the incoming chairman of 3GPP's largest group RAN - Technical Standards Group (RAN-TSG) regarding 5G Advanced and beyond, his vision for 5G evolution, his priorities, challenges, and opportunities, and how 3GPP is well poised to go beyond smartphone market into many industry verticals.

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