Optimizing LTE and LTE-A Networks with the Right KPIs

Network optimization has played a critical role in mobile networks since their inception two decades ago. But now there are so many key performance indicators (KPIs) that it's becoming difficult to further optimize the mobile network, even with the architectural simplification that LTE and LTE-Advanced bring.

5G – LTE Dual Connectivity Live Demonstration

A live demonstration of 5G – LTE Dual Connectivity in the Ericsson 5G Radio Test Bed with Niclas Wiberg, Principal Researcher, Baseband Software Research in Business Unit Radio at Ericsson.

License Assisted Access (LAA)

Short video explains License Assisted Access (LAA), an innovation that introduces LTE to unlicensed spectrum on small cells to deliver a data speed boost to smartphones.

LTE Device Testing

What does it take to launch LTE devices? Join RCR for a review of the ecosystem and processes required to bring LTE devices to market.

Key questions explored include:

Monetizing Wi-Fi with 3GPP access and making it work in real-world deployments

In this recorded Webinar by Aptilo and our partner Ericsson you will learn how to monetize Wi-Fi with 3GPP Wi-Fi access. What is needed in order to get 3GPP Wi-Fi access work in real world-deployments? What about traffic steering?

Analyzing In-Building LTE and DAS

Andy Germano, VP of the Small Cell Forum, moderates a panel discussion of in-building coverage from both the LTE network and distributed antenna systems.

RCR Wireless Editorial Webinar: Customer Experience Management

Telecom software is increasingly being used by mobile operators to manage the customer experience. The need for more advanced platforms has been caused by the growing use of various networks and technologies to handle the data and voice demands of consumers.

Unleashing 5G mm-waves – a test & measurement perspective

In the past 12 months, research around 5G wireless communications has gained significant momentum. Aspects discussed include how to define the overall use cases and constituent technology elements in order to fulfill the anticipated demanding requirements.

3GPP Status of Rel-12 and Rel-13

Filmed during the 3GPP Plenary - TSG#65 - this video gives some indication of the status of the current releases in 3GPP and some of the key features that are being considered.

RCR Insights: Small cells, NFV and edge computing

IBM, Intel and SpiderCloud Wireless join RCR Insights host Martha DeGrasse to discuss the role of small cells in edge computing.

Diameter Signaling Control for LTE Networks

The demand for controllers to help manage the growth of Diameter signaling continues to expand as traffic on next-gen networks, especially LTE networks, skyrockets. The Diameter signaling protocol enables AAA, policy control, and charging for mobile broadband and IMS.

Fujitsu's Role in Small Cell with LTE, Wi-Fi

David Oberholzer, Director of Wireless Business Development for Fujitsu, discusses the company's activities in the small cell market.

Femto Active Hand-in for UMTS Small Cells

As femto cells become more ubiquitous it is essential to provide seamless mobility between macro and femto cells to reap the full benefits and improve user experience. Qualcomm Research's active hand-in for UMTS small cell solution offers a seamless connection in addition to several other benefits.

Huawei's Fixed Wireless TD-LTE Solution

George Reed, Sr. VP of Solutions and Marketing for Huawei Technologies USA the company's fixed wireless TD-LTE solution. This EPC-free product has core functionality integrated into eNB--Certification, authentication, networks access.