Vodafone Netherlands activates SON technology on 3G network

Tuesday 21 June 2016 | 10:25 CET | News
Vodafone Netherlands has activated SON technology on its 3G network and will soon start a pilot on its 4G network. The Self-Organising Network creates an automated platform for the network to handle issues of quality, capacity and coverage. SON has three facets according to the 3GPP: Self-Configuration, Self-Optimisation en Self-Healing. Vodafone said the deployment on the 3G network will allow it to free up spectrum more easily for 4G use. Using algorithms, the SON technology evaluates and adjusts the most important quality parameters of the 3G network, 24-7, limiting the need for human

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: VodafoneZiggo
Countries: Netherlands
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