Carrier SDN has been a hot topic lately. It seems that every transport and routing vendor is now on-board with the idea of separating the control plane from the data plane, as well as centralizing the control plane. Another important … Continued


Huawei introduced LampSite, a local C-RAN small cell system for indoor applications, in early 2013.  Since then Ericsson, ZTE, Airvana, and Kathrein have announced scalable indoor C-RAN small cell systems. Huawei and SpiderCloud announced multi-mode standalone small cells in 2013. … Continued


Dell’Oro Group recently held a lunchtime presentation and discussion on Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) and related technologies in San Jose. At the luncheon, Shin Umeda, our vice president who spearheaded our Advanced Research Report on Network Functions Virtualization, led the … Continued