Private networks, whether operated by users or by wireless carriers, requires radios, addressing, timing, and automation to make them run.
Video: Rakuten’s acquisition of Altiostar
The Open RAN software vendor is now part of the Japanese mobile network operator. 5G Technology World interviewed Altiostar’s Thierry Maupile about how the company will operate from now on.
How Open RAN provides a secure wireless network
Keeping Open RAN software secure means containerizing functions, securing each container, and securing the entire software design.
Deploy and maintain an Open RAN network
Open radio access networks offer advantages in locating network functions of proprietary RANs. Automation and orchestration let telecom networks do what computing networks have done for years.
Webinar: Hear from the experts on Open RAN
5G Technology world will host a discussion on Open RAN technology on June 16, 2021. Register here.
Open vRAN bridges small cells to macro cell-based 4G/5G networks
Small cells and macro cells differ in capabilities. Virtual radio access networks can compensate for those differences, bringing interoperability to the table.
Open RAN has rewards, but comes with risks
In a panel session held on July 15, representatives of network equipment suppliers touted the advantages of open radio-access networks. Getting there will take time involves risk, including too much hype.