Chengdu NTS joins TIP Open Small Cell work group
As an important member of O-RAN and TP Alliance, Chengdu NTS has recently officially joined the TIP Open Small Cell work group, which aims to provide open cloud smallcell system with easy deployment, easy maintenance and MEC vertical application for global operators and vertical industries.
Among them, NTS provides the TIP Open Small Cell project team with 5G RRU that fully meets the O-RAN option 7.2 interface standard, integrates with its partner BBU to form a complete set of O-RAN indoor distributed smallcell system, and the operators organize laboratory test and field test of vertical industry application. After the evaluation of test results, TIP Alliance will promote the use of it to global operators and vertical industries.
The history of NTS participation in O-RAN
●In September 2019, as a contributor of O-RAN, NTS participated in launching the 5G smallcell OTIC (Open Test and Integration Center) program.
● In December 2019, O-RAN Plugfest 2019 was successfully held in China Mobile International Information Port. NTS was invited to give a keynote speech, and cooperated with partners to demonstrate the dynamic service of 5G two antenna open RAN smallcell. The downlink rate is up to 850mbps. SA commercial mobile phones demonstrate online high-definition video and 5G high-speed download service based on 5G NR air port.
● In August 2020, as the representative of the manufacturer, NTS participated in and completed the preparation of the technical requirements for the open forward interface of the OTIC