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Small Cell Forum Industry Awards 2013 Shortlists Announced

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London, UK – 9th May 2013 – The Small Cell Forum, the independent industry and operator association that supports small cell deployment worldwide, today announced the shortlists for the Small Cell Industry Awards 2013. The awards recognise the outstanding achievements and innovations from within the small cell community.

Quortus Transforms LTE Proposition with Software Mobile Network Cores

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Guildford, UK – 30 April 2013 - Quortus, the company transforming core network functionality into edge-based applications, today announced that it has added LTE support to its flagship SoftCore software mobile core product which already supports 3G and GSM.

What are the challenges in synchronizing small cell networks?

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Manish Gupta, VP Marketing and Business Development for Symetricom, outlines the challenges with synchronizing small cell networks,

Cisco to Acquire Small-cell Provider Ubiquisys

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Cisco plans to acquire U.K. based Ubiquisys, a provider of 3G and 4G LTE small-cell technologies. Under the terms of the agreement, Cisco will pay approximately $310 million in cash and retention-based incentives to acquire the entire business and operations of Ubiquisys.

Huawei Announces LTE Small Cell Router

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Huawei has announced the release LTE small cell router ATN 905. The ATN 905 helps small base stations obtain high-rate media access across a variety of scenarios, allowing operators to extend their backhaul network coverage.

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.