AirHop chosen by SK Telecom to collaborate on 5G software

AirHop Communications is one of the three companies selected to join Wave 2 of the TIP Ecosystem Accelerator Center (TEAC) Seoul, the company said.

SK Telecom and the Telecom Infra Project (TIP) hosted a launch event on September 20th to kick off Wave 2. The key focus of AirHop´s development in the TEAC program is the extension of its commercially deployed LTE real-time Self Organizing Network (SON) platform to support network intelligence for 5G New Radio (NR) use cases.

The TEACs are a global, sustainable ecosystem that bring entrepreneurs and innovative investors together to establish the necessary foundation to foster collaboration, accelerate trials, and bring innovative, deployable infrastructure solutions to the telecom industry. There are TEACs in the UK, Paris, Seoul and Germany hosted in partnership with TIP and some of the world´s largest telecom service providers.

AirHop Communications is a network intelligence software company based in San Diego, California. AirHop´s flagship eSON real-time Self-Organizing Network (SON) solution delivers coordinated optimization of network performance and end-user experience for heterogeneous 4G & 5G systems. eSON is a fully virtualized, massively scalable, robust and commercially deployed software platform supporting both traditional network architectures and NFV/C-RAN architectures for centralized and mobile edge deployments. For more information, visit www.airhopcomm.com.