SANTA CLARA, Calif. – February 21, 2019 – Blue Danube Systems, a provider of intelligent wireless access solutions that help mobile operators address the challenge of explosive data growth, is today announcing significant results from multiple new FDD deployments in commercial networks with live traffic. These multi-unit installations show more than 2.5 times higher cellular capacity and significantly increased user throughputs for both legacy LTE terminals as well as new generation smartphones. Read More
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – February 21, 2019 – Blue Danube Systems, a provider of intelligent wireless access solutions that help mobile operators address the challenge of explosive data growth, is announcing that Sundeep Raina has joined the company as the Country Sales Director of India. Mr. Raina joins Blue Danube with over 19 years of industry experience in telecommunications equipment sales and key account management most recently with ZTE Corporation and previously at Ericsson India. Mr. Raina will be responsible for developing new business relationships, managing current engagements and sales expansion in India. He will be based in Mumbai close to Blue Danube’s customers and partners. Read More
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – February 21, 2019 – Blue Danube Systems, a provider of intelligent wireless access solutions that help mobile operators address the challenge of explosive data growth, is today announcing new capabilities into its BeamPlanner™ cloud software suite. BeamPlanner is the world’s first network planning and optimization tool for beamforming antenna systems. With the new and enhanced artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) functionalities, BeamPlanner becomes the automated platform for network-wide operation of Blue Danube’s Coherent Massive MIMO systems.
SIMPLIFIED ENGAGEMENT FOR OPERATORS FOR CLOUD RAN SOLUTION WITH OPEN INTERFACES
Richardson, TX – October 8, 2018 – Mavenir, focused on transforming mobile network economics for communications service providers (CSPs), is announcing an Open RAN partner ecosystem that provides more options and makes it easy for operators to deploy an innovative, flexible Cloud-based Open RAN solution. Mavenir will act as the End-to-End systems integrator simplifying the engagement for operators and creating an offering that is on par with the traditional, hardware centric proprietary vendors.
Ecosystem partners include MTI, Tecore Networks, Baicells, NEC, AceAxis, KMW, Benetel, CommScope, Blue Danube Systems and Airrays.
2X capacity improvement achieved over entire coverage area, eliminating edge interference as a major barrier to large scale network adoption
SANTA CLARA, Calif. –February 22nd, 2018 – Blue Danube Systems, a provider of intelligent wireless access solutions that help mobile operators address the challenge of explosive data growth, today announced it has successfully expanded the commercial deployment of its massive MIMO solution to multiple clustered cell sites, demonstrating total capacity improvements for directly adjoining sectors on existing LTE networks using current smartphones.
Brings Unique Experience with FDD Network Deployments and Multi-Site RF Optimization
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – February 22, 2018 – Blue Danube Systems, a provider of intelligent wireless access solutions that help mobile operators address the challenge of explosive data growth, today announced that it has joined the xRAN Forum (www.xran.org). The xRAN Forum was formed by several leading global mobile operators to develop, standardize and promote an open alternative to the traditionally closed, hardware-based RAN (Radio Access Network) architecture.
Rohde & Schwarz QualiPoc Android platform enables comprehensive characterization of mobile data and video performance gains from Blue Danube’s BeamCraft™ 500 Massive MIMO system in multiple FDD LTE networks
Columbia, MD, February 22, 2018 – Rohde & Schwarz and Blue Danube Systems announced today that the Rohde & Schwarz QualiPoc smartphone-based mobile network optimization platform was recently used to characterize performance at multiple commercial LTE deployments of Blue Danube’s BeamCraft 500 advanced massive MIMO system. Built on its High Definition Active Antenna System (HDAAS™) technology, BeamCraft products dramatically improve data capacity of existing LTE networks by dynamically directing radio frequency (RF) beams where mobile traffic is highest and enhancing user experience on today’s smartphones. Through the unique level of control of its 96 active antenna elements, the BeamCraft 500 provides ultra-sharp RF energy control, enabling unprecedented resolution of hotspots and optimization of cell edges.
Combines Massive MIMO mid-band and passive low band
MUNICH AND SANTA CLARA, Calif. –February 21, 2018 – RFS and Blue Danube have demonstrated the first Active Passive Antenna (APA) that combines a 96 element Hybrid Massive MIMO antenna for mid band frequencies (1700-2300 MHz) and a low band passive antenna for low band frequencies (600-900 MHz). Outdoor testing results confirm APA performance is uncompromised by the integration. Several variants have been tested, with gains over 23 dBi gain in the mid band active antenna and 17 dBi in the low band passive antenna. The first commercial system trial will begin in March. Read More
BeamCraft™ 600 enables 5G performance on today’s LTE networks and smartphones while minimizing deployment constraints and operational costs for mobile operators
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – February 8, 2018 – Blue Danube Systems, a provider of intelligent wireless access solutions that help mobile operators address the challenge of explosive data growth, today introduced its second-generation 5G-ready Massive MIMO system, the BeamCraft™ 600 series. An industry first, BeamCraft 600 supports simultaneous beamforming over multiple frequency bands and across multiple cellular standards, allowing operators to deliver increased capacity through a single compact system. Read More
The Company also expands executive team after recent Series-C round led by Silver Lake
SANTA CLARA, Calif. –September 11, 2017 – Blue Danube Systems, a provider of mobile wireless access solutions that significantly and cost-effectively increase network capacity and enhance quality of service, today announced the release of BeamPlanner™, a software platform used in conjunction with the company’s BeamCraft™ active antenna systems that enables wireless carriers to optimize RF patterns to improve cell capacity and coverage based on siting conditions and dynamic user distributions.Read More