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


Our Mobile RAN and Small Cell analyst, Stefan Pongratz, recently participated in an exclusive webinar, Small Cells – Is 2014 the Breakthrough Year?, run in partnership with Avren Events, organizers of the Small Cells World Summit 2014 taking place next … Continued



December 17, 2013 Overall small cell trial activity remains high and vendors continue to optimize their solutions, even though commercial small cell networks deployed by service providers in metro areas and enterprises are happening at a slower pace than expected. … Continued


The term ‘small cell’ is widely used to describe the traditional pico/micro base stations as well as the next generation type of small cell designed to complement the macro network and realize improved performances at the cell edges, indoor, and … Continued