ON selected Airspan for its small cell 4G network deployments in Brazil

MWC 2013, Barcelona, Spain, February 28, 2013 – Airspan Networks Inc., a leading provider of 4G LTE-Advanced broadband wireless access networks, announced today that it has started the deployment of a 2.6 GHz TD-LTE network with Brazilian Telco ON in Sao Paulo state using its Air4G high power compact small cell.

Small Cell Forum launches Release One in new programme to drive operator deployments

26th February 2013 - Mobile World Congress, Barcelona – The Small Cell Forum, the independent industry and operator association that supports small cell deployment worldwide, today announced Small Cell Release One.

NEC updates solution portfolio for Small Cell Backhaul: full technology lineup, compact products with high performance and integrated management

Tokyo, February 25, 2013 - NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today the latest update to its solution portfolio for small cell backhaul. The announcement reflects the company’s continuing development efforts, and builds upon NEC’s leadership in industry adoption of millimeter wave technologies for mobile backhaul (i.e.

Ruckus Wireless Delivers New Carrier-Class Smart Wi-Fi Solutions for Dealing with Device Densification and Rising Data Demands

BARCELONA (MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS - Booth 5E70) – February 25, 2013 – Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) today outlined its SmartCell™ Architecture, a unique recipe for creating carrier class Wi-Fi networks to deal with the densification challenge sweeping the industry.

Network evolution demands SON revolution

25 February 2013, Mobile World Congress, Spain –With “customer experience” replacing “OPEX savings” as the primary concern of many mobile operators, the issue of Self-Optimising Networks (SON) is in vogue once again.

LTE Advanced Opportunistic Small Cells

Captures the 2013 MWC demonstration of small-cells that dynamically turn on/off based on proximate users, a feature important for the very dense small cell deployments as envisioned to meet the 1000x data challenge. The demo utilizes Qualcomm's live over-the-air LTEi Advanced small-cell network in San Diego.

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.

Cygnus Broadband and Ubiquisys Partner to Provide LTE Users with Superior Video Streaming on Small Cells

SAN DIEGO, USA and SWINDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Feb. 19, 2013) - Cygnus Broadband, the Quality of Experience ("QoE") specialists for rich media streaming, a subsidiary of Wi-LAN Inc.

Wireless Backhaul & Telco Software Innovations by Intracom Telecom at 2013 Mobile World Congress

Athens, Greece - 19 February 2013 - Intracom Telecom, a global telecommunication systems vendor, participates in Mobile World Congress 2013, continuing its well established presence at this global event.

Mindspeed Announces Next Generation Transcede SoCs for Metro and Premium Enterprise Small Cell Applications

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.-- Mindspeed Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MSPD), the leader in system—on-chip (SoC) solutions for small cells, today announced the third generation of its Transcede® family of baseband processors.

SpiderCloud Wireless and Tango Networks Work Together to Speed Up Unified Communications Services with Enterprise Small Cell Systems

San Jose, CA and Frisco, TX, USA – February 18, 2013 – SpiderCloud Wireless, Inc., the leading innovator of scalable small cell Enterprise Radio Access Network (E-RAN) systems for mobile operators, and Tango Networks, a leading technology provider that enables enterprises to embrace the power of Mobile Unified Communications with any

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.

Carriers LTE dilemma: Deploying and managing small cell

RCR Wireless Editorial Webinar: This webinar will provide insight into the current challenges facing wireless carriers as they look to deploy small cells into their LTE networks.

Mindspeed Reaffirms Small Cell Leadership Position with 63% Market Share

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.-- Mindspeed Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MSPD), the industry leader in technology for small cell base stations, announced today that according to Infonetics Research, it had 63% of the 3GPP small cell market. Most of these shipments were for commercial deployment of HSPA small cells.