Radisys and Octasic Partner to Deliver 3G and LTE on a Dual-Mode Base Station
Octasic’s dual sector, dual-mode SDR base station platform, the OCTBTS 3500, integrates Radisys’ TOTALeNodeB small cell software and 3G Femtotality software onto a single platform for a dual-mode base station solution
HILLSBORO, OR, U.S. and MONTREAL, Canada – February 24, 2015 – Radisys® Corporation, the services acceleration company, and Octasic Inc., a leading supplier of specialty small cell technology and platforms for wireless OEMs, today announced the integration of Radisys’ CellEngine™ TOTALeNodeB TM LTE small cell software and Femtotality 3G small cell software with Octasic’s dual-sector small cell SDR platform, the OCTBTS 3500. By adding support for both 3G and LTE small cell deployments on the same platform, customers can leverage a common software and baseband processing platform to support any combination of GSM, CDMA2000, HSPA, LTE air interfaces, or custom air interfaces.
In addition to mobile network operators, aerospace and defense, public safety organizations require highly compact, power-efficient and portable base stations. The OCTBTS 3500 with dual-mode LTE and 3G support allows for the rapid deployment of outdoor small cells, rural networks, deployable networks, private cellular networks and vehicle-mounted base stations to provide coverage when it’s needed, where it’s needed.
“Our OCTBTS 3500 dual-mode platform provides more range and portability than a commercial network, meeting our customers’ demands for a flexible mobile broadband solution,” said Doug Morrissey, CTO at Octasic. “Radisys’ award-winning small cell software is a proven solution for both 3G and LTE networks in the market place. As part of Octasic’s software ecosystem, Radisys provides our customers with access to a turnkey small cell solution enabling coverage and capacity that meets their needs.”
Radisys’ CellEngine portfolio is a family of market-leading LTE small cell and 3G / HSPA+ femtocell protocol software and applications. These products deliver turnkey LTE and 3G small cell solutions, enabling Application, RRM, SON, OA&M, Timing functionality and the underlying protocol stacks. Octasic’s OCTBTS 3500 is a complete dual sector SDR base station on a 100 mm by 130 mm module. The integration of Radisys’ TOTALeNodeB LTE small cell software and Femtotality 3G small cell software with Octasic’s OCTBTS platform family enables OEMs to quickly implement a base station, portable or otherwise, that simultaneously supports LTE mobile broadband and legacy 3G air interfaces.
“We’re pleased to expand our partnership with Octasic through the delivery of a dual-mode platform that supports mobile operators’ requirements to leverage 3G as well as LTE for their private and public networks,” said Tom McQuade, general manager of CellEngine and Trillium Software at Radisys. “Our proven CellEngine portfolio delivers the essential functionality that today’s commercial and private networks require.”
Meet with Radisys and Octasic at Mobile World Congress
Radisys will showcase its small cell solutions at Mobile World Congress in Hall 5, Stand 5I61, March 2-5 in Barcelona. To schedule a meeting with Radisys’ small cell experts, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. To see Octasic’s new line of wireless products, contact email@example.com to schedule a meeting at Mobile World Congress.
Radisys, the services acceleration company, helps communications and content providers, and their strategic partners, create new revenue streams and drive cost out of their services delivery infrastructure. Radisys’ service aware traffic distribution platforms, real-time media processing engines and wireless access technologies enable its customers to maximize, virtualize and monetize their networks. For more information about Radisys please visit www.radisys.com.
Octasic Inc. is a global provider of mobile base station platforms for providers of critical communication systems. Our commercial-grade platforms allow developers of special-purpose base stations to de-risk their projects, accelerate time to market, and focus engineering resources on their specific areas of expertise. Octasic wireless products are unique due to their small size, low-power consumption and flexibility to address any potential application. For more information, please visit www.octasic.com.