Vodafone Idea Limited (VIL), India´s telecom operator, has expanded Open RAN based deployments in India with OpenRAN solution providers, the company said.
VIL´s OpenRAN has been deployed on multiple Cell sites and are carrying commercial traffic since December 2019. The deployment has been carried out using Mavenir´s Open RAN solutions for 4G which provide dis-aggregated solutions using CoTS equipment and new Radio partners.
OpenRAN refers to disaggregated RAN functionality built using open interface specifications between elements. It can be implemented in vendor-neutral hardware and software-defined technology based on open interfaces and community-developed standards. More information is available here.
Vodafone Idea Limited is an Aditya Birla Group and Vodafone Group partnership. It is India´s telecom service provider. For more information, visit: www.vodafoneidea.com
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