Monthly Archives: March 2014

FirstNet Opens Technical HQ in Boulder (CO)

The Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act created the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet), established as an independent government authority with a mandate to provide specialized communication services for public safety using nationwide 700 MHz spectrum. FirstNet has … Continue reading

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Self Organizing Networks Optimized with LTE

The LTE Radio Access Network (RAN) consists of the eNodeB (the Base Station), and its interfaces and network elements connected to the core network. In 3GPP Release 8 standards, operators have specific requirements for simplifying eNodeB deployment and reducing operational … Continue reading

Posted in HetNet, OSS, BSS, and Back-office systems, Self Organizing Networks (SON), Uncategorized, Wireless Carriers | Leave a comment