HetNet (Small Cells), Interference Mitigation Algorithms

What is HetNet? What is network densification? Learn about small cells, interference mitigation mechanisms (ICIC, eICIC, FeICIC) with Azimuth's Vivek Vadakkuppattu.

Tele2 Netherlands Boosts Network Capacity, Indoor Coverage with Nokia LTE Small Cells

Nokia

Following the successful trial of Nokia's outdoor and indoor small cells, Tele2 has selected the company as supplier of LTE small cells products.

Understanding the Interference Mitigation Techniques

Interference is inherent to any LTE-A HetNet deployment; LTE-A offers a variety of complex and advanced techniques at both the network and the device level to mitigate this interference. 

HetNet North America 2015

HetNet North America (5 – 6 May 2015, The Convene, New York, USA) is the only North American event focusing on all technologies within a HetNet under one roof.  Learn from high-level case studies and keynotes, whilst networking with the leading North American carriers.

Alcatel-Lucent Extends Mobile Backhaul Capabilities with Full Outdoor Microwave Networking Unit and New Transceivers

Alcatel-Lucent 9500 MPR

Alcatel-Lucent is extending its wireless mobile backhaul capabilities to provide high-capacity deployment coverage via LTE heterogeneous networks (hetnets) - a mix of macro and small cell base stations. Company has announced a  new full outdoor microwave packet radio (MPR) networking unit to deliver LTE access.

Nokia Networks Announces Double-Capacity LTE/Wi-Fi Picocell

Nokia Networks FlexiZone G2 Pico

Nokia Networks small cell has introduced a double-capacity small cell base station Flexi Zone G2 Pico, and an indoor planning service enhanced by 3-D geolocation. The first Flexi Zone G2 Pico base station to be available will be a 3.5 GHz TD-LTE Advanced Carrier Aggregation Pico with 4x4 MIMO for advanced LTE markets.

NEC unlocks the network with successful multi-vendor SON validations

Tokyo, February 24, 2014 – NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today the successful completion of the field verifications of the 3GPP SON (Self-Organizing Network) features of commercial LTE HetNets (Heterogeneous Networks), paving the way for operators to unlock their networks using innovative multivendor technologies.

Video Offload- The Six trends you NEED to understand

Maravedis-Rethink Webinar: Mobile operators face continuing CAPEX calls over the next 12 years using 3GPP endorsed strategies, as they implement small cells, Hetnets, LTE Broadcast, and network virtualization. Calls for CAPEX will go unrelenting and investors will punish operators that go down this route with a lower share price.

Master HetNet Deployments through Network Emulation with Ercom Mobipass

Paris, France, 4 November 2013 – ERCOM, the leading provider of 4G LTE eNodeB validation and optimization solutions, will demonstrate how Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) can master their HetNet deployments with network emulation at this year’s LTE North America conference.

Huawei Unveils New LTE TDD Small Cell Micro Solution to Realize HetNet Deployment

Shanghai, China, July 15 2013: Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, recently released an LTE TDD small cell micro solution for HetNet at the 2013 Mobile Asia Expo in Shanghai.

Microwave Backhaul for LTE, HetNet, and Small Cell Networks

Has microwave backhaul for LTE and 3G networks run its course in the United States and internationally or will heterogenous networks and small cells create another surge in microwave backhaul demand?

Multi-RAT mobile backhaul for Het-Nets

At 5th Telecoms Evangelist meet up Andy Sutton of EE gave a presentation reviewing the latest trends and developments in mobile backhaul architecture, strategy and technology.

AirHop Communications and Cavium Sign Commercial Agreement to Integrate AirHop’s eSONTM Software with Cavium’s LTE Small Cell “BaseStation-on-a-Chip” Family

Mobile World Congress – Barcelona (February 21, 2013) – AirHop Communications, a leading provider of advanced Radio Access Network (RAN) software solutions, announced it has been selected to integrate its eSON™ (Self-Organizing Networks) software with Cavium’s LTE Small Cell OCTEON Fusion® “BaseStation-on-a-Chip” family of products.

LTE/3G Multimode RF Transceiver from Maxim Integrated Enables Successful Deployment of HetNet Small Cell Base Stations

San Jose, CA—February 18, 2013—Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM) today introduced the MAX2580*, a single-chip multistandard RF to Bits® small cell radio transceiver. This highly integrated solution requires very few external components to execute an all-band, multimode, multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) radio design.

LTE, LTE-A AND 4G: the move to the Het Net

A Mobile Europe report on LTE, LTE-Advanced including state of market.