As subscriber usage of data and multimedia services develop, traditional network optimisation practices are fast becoming obsolete. It is critical to re-examine KPIs and network settings through continuous active network optimisation to ensure a good user experience.
Designed for engineers and managers working on the planning and deployment of UMTS/HSPA radio networks, this course provides an appreciation of the issues and design procedures that need considering when planning a UMTS/HSPA radio network. Planning concepts and procedures are examined, with specific emphasis on the requirements of the 3G radio network, including capacity and coverage, the use of link budgets, traffic modelling and quality of service, cell planning and optimisation, and the use of planning tools.
This seminar will take a wide-ranging look at spectrum in the UK. With Ofcom announcing a timetable for the auction of the 800Mhz and 2.6Ghz frequencies, and the Government indicating that 500Mhz of public spectrum will be freed in the next 10 years, delegates will examine how the airwaves can be allocated, assess the dangers of a 'spectrum drought' to UK competitiveness and consider tensions that are likely to arise between competing uses.
Central London, UK
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Tekelec (Morrisville, NC, USA) is converging its suite of network intelligence and policy control solutions into a system known as RAN-aware policy management. The solution draws intelligence and technology from existing Tekelec offerings such as its proprietary Performance Intelligence Center (Version 7.0 launched in November 2010), the SDM suite (acquired from Blueslice Networks in May 2010) and the Camiant Policy Management PCRF (acquired in May 2010).
Verizon Wireless (Basking Ridge, NJ, USA) has released a PDF containing information about a new network management and throttling system. Two new techniques will be implemented which include network optimization and transcoding technology designed to transmit data files more efficiently, reducing network load. Verizon will also cache less data, using less capacity, and size videos for the appropriate device.
Mobidia Technology, Inc. (Richmond, British Columbia, Canada), a provider of mobile data solutions for increasing efficiency and manageability of wireless data networks, has announced the release of a client-based, subscriber-centric policy control solution that allows subscribers to monitor, control, and buy mobile data.
Tone Software Corporation (Anaheim, CA, USA), a provider of network monitoring and management solutions has released its "ReliaTel" VoIP quality of service (QoS) and Converged Infrastructure Management software. This product adds to the ReliaTel core competency of managing voice quality, network service levels and the physical voice and data infrastructure.
Exinda (Andover, MA, USA), a provider of WAN optimization solutions, has signed a distribution agreement with VADition, a U.K.-based distributor of technology solutions for enterprises. The agreement expands Exinda's sales capabilities in the U.K. and enables Exinda's partners to expand their customer base.
Get more from the event, with a broader scope bringing the whole communications value chain together. Enjoy and make the best out of our dedicated networking drinks time, meet the leading international vendors showcasing the technology of tomorrow in the co-located exhibition. Expand your knowledge of the latest business models and technologies in the high-level conference.