Category Archives: Radio

TEOCO launches Mentor 9.4 to further automate radio access network optimization

imgresTEOCO, the leading provider of engineering, assurance and analytics solutions to Communications Service Providers (CSPs) worldwide, today announced the release of the latest version of its Mentor suite for network optimization, Mentor 9.4. The new version of Mentor provides enhanced LTE optimization capabilities and includes new features that answer the growing demand from operators for more automation in complex multi-vendor and multi-technology networks. Mentor 9.4 also integrates with TEOCO’s other market-leading engineering solutions for improved small cell planning and performance optimization.

Virtualizing the Radio Access Network

By: Doug Haluza, Chief Technology Officer, ZenFi Networks

ZenFiCurrently, there are more mobile-connected devices than people. The Internet of Things (IoT) will demand ever more network capacity. Mobile data traffic generated by these devices is predicted to increase nearly tenfold in the next five years. To address the explosive capacity demands of mobile traffic while keeping operating expenditure (OpEx) and capital expenditure (CapEx) in control, operators are virtualizing the Radio Access Network (RAN).