Author Archives: D. M. Smith
The FPGA Trap (technical)
When is an ASIC not an ASIC?
It’s Not About the Money
Believe it or not, it isn’t always about the money. Not by a long shot.
Mavenir the Maverick? (technical)
What is Mavenir up to with US patent 10,886,976?
Open RAN Creeps Ahead
It’s not as easy as it looks.
Maybe We Needed This
Mass insanity is real. We’ve been reminded.
Time, Light, and Space
Architecture is about light and space. Frank Lloyd Wright also worked with time.
Open RAN and “White Box” Radio
Radio is hard. And there is a lot of IPR not safely wrapped up in silicon.
As if on cue…
Quick take on the Solar Winds hack.
Too Much Money
Can capitalism have too much capital?
Massive MIMO Next Steps (technical)
A lot more processing in the RU. Ericsson is leading the way. Here is how open RAN may follow.