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Kathrein Presents New Milestones on the Way to 5G

Kathrein demonstrates in Barcelona its technological competency in the field of 5G research, the future mobile communication standard. At the Mobile World Congress 2018, the company showcases, among other things, an innovative antenna system which combines 5G-ready MIMO technology with current mobile technology standards such as LTE (4G). In addition, Kathrein presents its Network Vision […]

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Kathrein’s Network Vision 2022

Increased internet availability enables an increasingly digitized world. Up until now, however, only about half the world’s population is connected to the Internet. Even though not everybody has access to the World Wide Web – and will not for a long time yet – numbers are rising. In densely populated areas and cities, mobile communication […]

Antenna OEMs Gear Up for FirstNet With Panoply of Products

BY J. SHARPE SMITH With the deployment of the First Responders Broadband Network (FirstNet) beginning next year, the antenna industry is ramping up with production and the orders are beginning to roll in. OEMs, such as CommScope and Kathrein, have introduced families of base station antennas designed to support FirstNet site configurations, including 4X4 MIMO, […]

Major Order for Kathrein in the Vehicle Networking Field

Kathrein has received the first series production order for Car2X technology (DSRC). The abbreviation DSRC stands for Dedicated Short Range Communication and describes systems by which vehicles are connected to each other at short and medium distances and also to the transport infrastructure. The Automotive Business Unit will deliver around 1.5 million Car2X antenna systems […]

Kathrein Shortlisted for Small Cell Forum Award

Kathrein’s Street Connect Antenna Solution™, a revolutionary in-ground small cell antenna, made the shortlist for the Small Cell Forum Industry Awards in the category “Excellence in Commercial Deployment of a Dense HetNet.” Kathrein Street Connect™  is a “game changer” in antenna innovation – traditionally RF engineers have tried to direct the RF signal down from […]

Kathrein at the Kickoff of Girls’ Day 2017 at the Federal Chancellery

Press Release Rosenheim, 27 April 2017 – Kathrein, a leading international specialist for reliable, high-quality communication technologies, was one of five companies to kick off the Girl’sDay 2017 event at the Federal Chancellery. During the campaign day, 24 schoolgirls from various Berlin schools had the opportunity to produce and test a WLAN antenna at the […]

Kathrein Announces “Repack Ready” – A New Broadband Pylon Antenna That Easily and Economically Allows Broadcasters to Move Channels

PRESS RELEASE Richardson, Texas, April 20, 2017 (Newswire) – Kathrein, the leading global LTE and Broadcast antenna provider worldwide, introduces an innovative solution for broadcasters that must move to new channels after the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) Re-Pack auction. With the broadcast television spectrum incentive auction officially closed, it’s time for broadcasters to prepare for […]

Kathrein and CommScope Sign Extensive Cross-License Agreement

Press Release: Rosenheim/Hickory, 5 April 2017 – Kathrein and CommScope, industry leaders in network infrastructure solutions, have entered into a long-term global agreement to cross-license portions of their patent portfolios, increasing each company’s ability to develop new solutions, serve customers and compete in the global market. Under the agreement, both companies can access and implement […]

About 100 Participants in “Jugend forscht” Contest in Rosenheim

Communication technologies specialist Kathrein has organized the first regional contest of “Jugend forscht”, a youth science project, in Rosenheim together with the University of Applied Sciences Rosenheim. About 100 students presented their innovative ideas – overall there were 62 projects in seven categories. The jury awarded seven of the projects with a first prize, which […]

Innovative Broadband Connection for Suburban and Rural Areas

Rosenheim, 21 February 2017 – Kathrein, a leading international specialist for reliable, high-quality communication technologies has developed a special antenna in collaboration with the network specialist Nokia to optimise the use of spectrum. Nokia’s FastMile concept connects areas without broadband supply by means of LTE radio frequencies. The solution provides households and companies in suburban […]