TELECOM INFRASTRUCTURE

This section deals with news and developments around telecom infrastructure – be it active infrastructure or passive infrastructure. Towers, infrastructure sharing etc come under telecom passive infrastructure whereas spectrum and all related developments come under telecom active infrastructure. We cover development related to all these type infrastructure in the Indian telecom industry and bring out news, analysis and experts opinion on the same for our readers.


Airtel To Add 9500 New Sites, 4000 KM OFC In MP In 2019

Airtel To Add 9500 New Sites, 4000 KM OFC In MP In 2019

April 14, 2018 at 11:52 am 0 comments

In a major revamp of its telecom network in Madhya Pradesh circle that also includes Chhatisgarh, Airtel will add 9500 new sites in the current fiscal. Besides, Airtel MP network will also add 4000 KM of optic fiber to its OFC network in the same financial year. In FY 2017-18Read More

VIAVI Offers Full RANtoCore Network Testing Capabilities

VIAVI Offers Full RANtoCore Network Testing Capabilities

April 11, 2018 at 10:09 am 0 comments

VIAVI Solutions has announced that its wireless business unit, formerly the network validation division of Cobham Wireless, is now able to offer RANtoCore, a full suite of end-to-end mobile network testing capabilities. The solution can validate mobile network performance from the radio access network (RAN) to the core, via theRead More

Keysight, KT Corp Team Up For 5G NR Technology

Keysight, KT Corp Team Up For 5G NR Technology

April 3, 2018 at 11:35 am 0 comments

Testing and measurement firm Keysight Technologies has partnered with KT Corporation (Korea Telecom) to jointly work on 5G NR technology and advanced 4G. This collaboration, which would help accelerate commercial deployment of 5G, was finalised at the sidelines of Mobile World Congress 2018 but was announced on 2 April. TheRead More

Spirent Partners with China Mobile For 5G C-RAN Testing

Spirent Partners with China Mobile For 5G C-RAN Testing

April 2, 2018 at 9:17 pm 0 comments

Testing and measurement major Spirent Communications has partnered with China Mobile for the operator’s 5G C-RAN performance testing. Both the firms jointly demonstrated testing and assessment results that reflect the overall status of virtualization platforms in the industry, as well as the maturity of NFV infrastructure (NFVi) in supporting 5GRead More

Airtel Expands North East Network With 6000 New Sites And 3000 KM OFC

Airtel Expands North East Network With 6000 New Sites And 3000 KM OFC

March 23, 2018 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Bharti Airtel, country’s largest telecom operator, Friday said it is revamping its network in North East including Assam. In its north east network upgradation plan, the operator is planning to build 6000 new telecom sites across the region in FY 2018-19. Besides the new sites, the company is also planningRead More

Viavi Offers Trilithic Signal Leakage Solution Across Products

Viavi Offers Trilithic Signal Leakage Solution Across Products

March 23, 2018 at 11:23 am 0 comments

VIAVI Solutions has announced that it has expanded Trilithic signal leakage offerings in all of its products and solutions of cable signal meters. Products like VIAVI OneExpert and Trilithic DSP have been enabled with the proven leakage detection technology from Trilithic, a company Viavi had acquired in August 2017. MultipleRead More

Viavi Showcases Hyperscale Data Center Testing Solutions at OFC 2018

Viavi Showcases Hyperscale Data Center Testing Solutions at OFC 2018

March 14, 2018 at 6:28 pm 0 comments

Testing and measurement firm Viavo Solutions has unveiled its hyperscale data center solutions at the ongoing OFC 2018 event being held at San Diego Convention Center. The company will showcase MAP-2100, its MPO test portfolio, tailored for hyperscale data centers at OFC, March 13-15, 2018. The Viavi MAP 2100 isRead More

Spirent Demonstrates 5G Over-the-Air MIMO Test Bed

Spirent Demonstrates 5G Over-the-Air MIMO Test Bed

March 8, 2018 at 8:59 am 0 comments

Test and measurement firm Spirent Communications has recently demonstrated its 5G over the air (OTA) MIMO testing capabilities at China Academy of Information and Communication Technology (CAICT). The test set up at CAICT allows for realistic evaluation of new 5G base station array antenna systems. 5G base stations (known asRead More

Spirent Becomes Official Testing Solution Provider To OneM2M

Spirent Becomes Official Testing Solution Provider To OneM2M

March 5, 2018 at 8:34 am 0 comments

Internet of things and machine to machine (IoT and M2M) standardisation body OneM2M will be using testing and compliance solutions from Spirent to certify the IoT and M2M products and solutions developed in the industry. The global standardization body selected Spirent TTsuite-oneM2M to provide IoT device manufacturers, developers and providers theRead More

MWC18 : Spirent Offers NFV Test Solution For China Mobile

MWC18 : Spirent Offers NFV Test Solution For China Mobile

March 1, 2018 at 10:24 am 0 comments

Test and measurement firm Spirent on Thursday said it has partnered with China Mobile to offer test and validation solutions for the operator’s NFV network which is a part of its NovoNet project. The partnership to offer NFV test solution was announced at the Mobile World Congress (MWC18) being heldRead More