OPEN RAN: NEW ECOSYSTEM THAT SEES AN OPPORTUNITY IN LATIN AMERICA RURAL AREAS

15 June 2020

The degree of virtualization in the access network is timid in the large mobile operators in Latin America, beyond any specific test. It is estimated that only with 5G Stand-Alone deployments and the need to network slicing for critical services could Virtual RAN (vRAN, an implementation of Radio Access Networks –RAN-) begin to be seen under a more open and flexible architecture than virtualizes network functions on software platforms).