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Small Cell Forum issues new 5G specification in support of open RAN

Wednesday 23 September 2020 | 13:34 CET | News
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The Small Cell Forum published the first release of the 5G nFAPI 1.0 specification, a new network interface that leverages the widely adopted FAPI MAC/PHY API used in the vast majority of the world's SoC-based small cells. Following considerable interest in open RAN and disaggregation from the mobile network operator community, 5G nFAPI Split option 6 is one of several functional split options to have been shortlisted as a candidate for further evaluation. The new specification is expected to enable early implementations for evaluation by mobile operators and others, and the SCF also

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