0
General

Ericsson pioneers machine learning network design for SoftBank

Wednesday 16 May 2018 | 09:35 CET | News
Japanese operator SoftBank implemented a machine intelligence-based method for radio access network design from Ericsson. The design concept is based on a network graph machine learning algorithm (community detection) that Ericsson has now patented. The service groups cells in clusters and takes statistics from cell overlapping and potential to use carrier aggregation between cells into account, thus reducing operational expenditure and improving network performance. Compared to traditional network design methods, it cut the lead time by 40 percent.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Companies: Softbank
Countries: Japan
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

LTE


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Softbank reports FY revenue up 3%, underlying profit grows

Published 09 May 2018 11:50 CET | Japan
Japanese operator Softbank saw its net profit for the fiscal year to March 2018 decrease by 27 percent to JPY 1.03 trillion. ...

Softbank, Google invest in Chinese truck-hailing platform Manbang

Published 01 May 2018 19:37 CET | China
Japan's Softbank and Alphabet Inc's venture capital fund CapitalG have joined the USD 1.9 billion investment round in Chinese ...

SoftBank to sell Flipkart stake - report

Published 24 Apr 2018 08:38 CET | India
SoftBank Vision Fund plans to sell a substantial part of its 20 percent stake in Flipkart to Walmart, allowing the US retail ...

SoftBank issues senior notes

Published 19 Apr 2018 08:11 CET | World
SoftBank Group has determined the terms and conditions for the issuance of its USD-denominated senior notes due 2023, ...

Ericsson to automate CEE at NTT Docomo commercial sites in Japan

Published 01 Mar 2018 14:32 CET | Japan
Ericsson has been selected by Japanese operator NTT Docomo to automate the deployment of Ericsson's virtual infrastructure ...

SoftBank, Ericsson partner on AI, IoT services for agriculture

Published 18 Oct 2017 07:55 CET | Japan
Ericsson, PS Solutions, affiliated with SoftBank Group, and actuation products supplier CKD have teamed up to deliver an update ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

10 May Ceva Q1 2021
10 May Weibo Q1 2021
10 May Boingo Wireless Q1 2021
10 May Synchronoss Q1
10 May NortonLifeLock fiscal Q4, investors day
10 May 8x8 fiscal Q4 results
11 May Magyar Telekom Q1 2021
11 May Radcom Q1 2021
11 May Vizio Q1 2021
11 May Sonim Q1 2021
11 May Telefonica Brasil Q1 2021
11 May Allot Q1 2021
11 May Softbank FY results
11 May United Internet Q1 2021
11 May Lattice Semiconductor investor day
11 May Small Cells World Summit
12 May Airtel Africa Q1 2021
12 May Mediaset Q1 2021
12 May NEC FY results
12 May Telefonica Deutschland Q1 2021
12 May Deutsche Telekom Q1 2021
12 May Bredband2 Q1 2021
12 May Syn Q1 results 2021
12 May OTE Q1 2021
12 May Lumentum fiscal Q3
13 May Inwit Q1 2021
13 May Telefonica Q1 2021
13 May Poly fiscal Q4
13 May Alibaba Group Q1
13 May DZS investors day
::: More Calendar Items