Next-generation SON solutions will be empowered by virtualisation

Next-generation SON solutions will be empowered by virtualisation

  • January 2016 •
  • 3 pages •
  • Report ID: 4547424 •
  • Format: PDF
"Cloud RAN could be a strong catalyst for SON over the next 5 years, leading to some of the original ideals of the technology."


Many of the more advanced functions of SON have yet to be realised and while the buzz surrounding the automation technology has quietened down, there are now some interesting changes happening in RAN networking that may unlock the next generation of SON.