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The Three critical enablers of 5G: adoption patterns in small cells, cloud-RAN and SONs

Mobile network operators (MNOs) will look for more efficiency from their forthcoming 5G investments and network capacity growth, while maintaining flat capex budgets. We have identified three key technologies – cloud-RAN, small cells and self-optimising networks (SONs) – that will be popular with MNOs and will help vendors to drive revenue in the next 5 years.

Executive Summary

Small Cells: An Opportunity to Improve Coverage

Cloud-Ran: Using Software to Reinvent the Ran

SON: Removing the Barriers


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