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AirScale Cloud RAN

The Cloud RAN with all options covered

Nokia AirScale Cloud RAN meets your every radio need - whether you want to run radio functions in large data centers or in small distributed sites, or even combine them for ultimate flexibility, Nokia AirScale Cloud RAN has it covered.

With Nokia AirScale Cloud RAN capacity can go where your customers need it. They also get the services they want straight away.

A choice of AirScale cloud base station deployments gives CSPs total freedom to run radio functions where they can most cost-effectively meet application needs and the latency performance demands arising at any location.


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It's also ready for the future - be ready to deploy new 5G access technologies as soon as your business needs them.

Part of the next generation Nokia AirScale Radio Access, Nokia AirScale Cloud RAN is the essential next step to the fully flexible, highly scalable cloud-based network for a seamless 4G/5G user experience.

Nokia AirScale Cloud RAN offers the benefits you need to take advantage of the Cloud:

  • Automatically scale network capacity as demand changes
  • Launch exciting new services in days or even hours, not months
  • Run real-time services based on what's happening around your customers
  • Meet any demand - send capacity from anywhere in the network to anywhere it's needed
  • Re-use your existing 4.5G network transport to launch new 5G services

AirScale RNC (Radio Network Controller) is part of Nokia AirScale Cloud RAN, offering scalability across technologies and greater automation.

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  • Flexible choice of architecture based on use case and latency targets
  • Multi-layered approach-multiple cloud locations-distributed and centralized
  • Multiple fronthaul types, incl. Ethernet
  • Highly scalable, flexible and efficient
  • Evolutionary approach

Nokia AirScale Cloud RAN architecture meets telco performance needs and was developed with operators across the globe. It is ready for future services and will meet the requirements of 5G and the Internet of Things.