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Optimization and the Radio Access Network

This report provides an overview on the Radio Access Network and optimization solutions available for operators to use in order to enhance their services. It demonstrates how the increase in data usage is affecting the network with congested networks and what the operators can do in order to still provide a good end customer experience.

Table of Contents

  • 1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • 2. RAN OVERVIEW
  • 3. OPTIMIZATION OVERVIEW
    • 3.1. Network Optimization
    • 3.2. Mobile Network Optimization
  • 4. MONITORING AND OPTIMIZATION TOOLS
  • 5. RF OPTIMIZATION
  • 6. OPTIMIZING SMALL CELLS AND THE HETNET
  • 7. SPECTRUM OPTIMIZATION
  • 8. PROBES
    • 8.1. Active Probing
    • 8.2. Passive Probing
  • 9. SELF-ORGANIZING NETWORK
    • 9.1. Backhaul SON
  • 10. WI-FI AND MOBILE OFFLOADING
  • 11. FORECASTS
  • 12. HETEROGENEOUS NETWORK OPTIMIZATION
  • 13. MOBILE NETWORK INFRASTRUCTURE VENDORS
    • 13.1. Alcatel-Lucent
      • 13.1.1. SON Solution
      • 13.1.2. HetNet Solution
    • 13.2. Arieso/JDSU
      • 13.2.1. SON Solution
      • 13.2.2. HetNet Situation
    • 13.3. Astellia
      • 13.3.1. Passive Probes
      • 13.3.2. SON Solution
    • 13.4. Celcite
      • 13.4.1. SON Solutions
    • 13.5. Cisco Systems, Inc.
    • 13.6. Ericsson
      • 13.6.1. SON Solution
      • 13.6.2. HetNet Solution
    • 13.7. Huawei
      • 13.7.1. SON Solution
      • 13.7.2. HetNet Solution
    • 13.8. Intucell/Cisco
      • 13.8.1. SON Solution
    • 13.9. Napatech
    • 13.10. NSN
      • 13.10.1. SON Solution
      • 13.10.2. HetNet Solution
    • 13.11. TEOCO
      • 13.11.1. SON Solution
    • 13.12. ZTE
  • 14. UE CLIENT VENDORS
    • 14.1. Epitiro (U.K.), Ltd
    • 14.2. Keynote Systems, Incorporated
    • 14.3. Mobidia Technology
    • 14.4. Onavo Mobile
    • 14.5. Venturi Wireless
  • 15. BACKHAUL OPTIMIZATION
    • 15.1. Celtro, Ltd.
    • 15.2. Dialogic
    • 15.3. Sevis Systems
  • 16. NETWORK OFFLOADING VENDORS
    • 16.1. Boingo Wireless
    • 16.2. iPass, Inc.
    • 16.3. Fon Wireless
    • 16.4. Aptilo Networks
    • 16.5. BelAir Networks/Ericsson
    • 16.6. Birdstep Technology ASA
    • 16.7. Continuous Computing/Radisys
    • 16.8. Devicescape
    • 16.9. GENBAND
    • 16.10. Ruckus Wireless, Inc.
    • 16.11. Stoke
  • 17. VENDOR LIST
    • 17.1. Mobile Network Infrastructure Vendors
    • 17.2. UE Client Vendors
    • 17.3. Backhaul Optimization Vendors
    • 17.4. Network Offloading Vendors

Tables

  1. Mobile Monitoring and Optimization Equipment Revenue, World Market, Forecast: 2013 to 2018
  2. Mobile Monitoring and Optimization Equipment Penetration Rate by Generation, World Market, Forecast: 2013 to 2018
  3. Mobile UE Clients for Network Monitoring Revenue, World Market, Forecast: 2013 to 2018
  4. RAN Monitoring Probe Revenue, World Market, Forecast: 2013 to 2018
  5. Transport Monitoring and Optimization Equipment Revenue, World Market, Forecast: 2013 to 2018

Charts

  1. Mobile Monitoring and Optimization Equipment Revenue, World Market, Forecast: 2013 to 2018
  2. Mobile Monitoring and Optimization Equipment Market Share by Generation, World Market, Forecast: 2013 to 2018
  3. Mobile UE Clients for Network Monitoring Revenue, World Market, Forecast: 2013 to 2018
  4. RAN Monitoring Probe Revenue, World Market, Forecast: 2013 to 2018
  5. Transport Monitoring and Optimization Equipment Revenue, World Market, Forecast: 2013 to 2018

Figures

  1. Typical Timeline for Mobile Network Optimization
  2. Active Probing System
  3. SON Architectural Overview
  4. SON Deployment Stages
  5. Celcite Three Pillars of Optimization
  6. Cisco RAN Optimization Solution
  7. Ericsson SON Benefits
  8. NSN Complete Optimization, Macrocell to Wi-Fi