Intuicell’s pitch was that its SON (self-optimising network) technology trawled mobile base station traffic data, and by analysing this, it could. Cisco Systems is planning to acquire Intucell in a bid to make its products more attractive to mobile operators as traffic volume on networks. Cisco Systems said it will pay $ million to buy an Israeli mobile networking startup, Intucell, that specializes in self-optimizing network (SON).

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SON technology performs multiple tasks, such as automatically detecting when a site is down and routing users to the next-best cell, or enabling cells to share bandwidth when network capacity is limited. Netscout Video Resource Center.

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To rate this item, click on a rating below. And according to Yoav Samet, a Cisco director responsible for many of the company’s acquisitions, Cisco is actively on the prowl for more Israeli companies. To save this item to your list of favorite Light Reading content so you can find it later in itucell Profile page, click the “Save It” button next to the item.

If you found this interesting or useful, please use the links to the services below to share it with other readers. Cisco believes that network management is becoming an increasingly vital issue for mobile operators due to the proliferation of mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones, all of which are demanding faster connection speeds and are placing a bandwidth capacity crunch on mobile networks.


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T says that it plans to deploy a network technology that can help identify when a cell tower is overloaded and support it with radio resources from nearby cell sites. Acquisition Spree Cisco is not averse to opening its cheque book to snap up suitable companies, and has been making a big play to beef up its network management credentials.

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So-called dynamic SON technology can detect when too many users are connected to a single tower and tell nearby towers to expand their footprint to cover some of the users in the overloaded area.

Telecom Innovators Video Showcase. The Future of Cable Business Services. Cisco Systems is going tobuyIsrael-based Intucell Systemsas the networking giant continues to enhance its network management capabilities. The self-healing technology could help to improve the overall network performance. Intucell, based in Ra’anana, Israel, produces self-optimization network SON technology to improve 4G network performance. Educational Resources sponsor supplied content Carrier Ethernet 2.


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Huawei Video Resource Center. Cisco is to spend nearly half a billion dollars in order to acquire mobile networking specialist Intucell. The operator ibtucell in February that it would deploy the optimization techniques on its network during the year ahead.

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Israel’s startups are catching the eye of tech heavyweights. Network Management Intucell, makes advanced self-optimising network SON software, a field that Cisco increasingly views as extremely important, so it is prepared to invest heavily.

The company’s software lets mobile towers communicate with each other and respond to cell use overload issues by automatically adjusting network resources to cover imbalances. Partner Perspectives – content from our sponsors.

If you found this interesting or useful, please use the links to the services below to share it with other readers. Israeli companies have furnished the technology used in Cisco’s keyproducts, such as the network management systems designed by Israel’s Sheer Networks. Indeed, Cisco itself believes that global IP traffic will continue to grow tremendously going forward, as does analyst houses Ovum and IDC. For example, when Intucell’s SON detects too many users on a single cell tower, the system automatically adjusts the coverage by looping in assistance intucel nearby towers.

Post a Comment Read 2 comments. The deal also gives Cisco complementary technology that is well suited to automatically manage small-cell networks, which are going to present network operators with new challenges as thousands of new radios come online.

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