FirstNews Briefs: Eden Rock, T-Mobile, Panasonic, Anite, Vasona
Eden Rock Communications, LLC, a supplier of Self Organizing Network (SON) technologies and solutions, today announced the selection of Eden Rock Communications as a supplier of SON solutions to T-Mobile US, Inc. for its nationwide network. Eden Rock's centralized SON solution, Eden-NET, provides cloud software intelligence for 2G, 3G, and 4G networks for multiple RAN vendors.
Panasonic today announced the U.S. launch of its rugged, 5-inch handheld tablets: The Toughpad FZ-E1, powered by Windows Embedded 8.1 Handheld, and the Toughpad FZ-X1, running Android 4.2.2. The Toughpad FZ-X1 with WiFi or mobile broadband data connectivity will be the first to hit the market in August 2014 at a list price of $1,799 (WiFi-only) or $1,849 (mobile broadband data). The Toughpad FZ-E1 with WiFi-only connectivity will also be available in August 2014 at a list price of $1,899.
Anite, a provider of wireless network testing technology, today announced at the LTE World Summit in Amsterdam the release of Nemo CEM Observer, a troubleshooting solution that generates CEM data with drive test level network information enabling root cause analysis.
Vasona Networks, Inc., a provider of platforms for mobile network capacity, resource management and intelligence, today announced its work with Cellcom to improve mobile broadband performance. The Wisconsin-based operator has deployed both the Vasona SmartAIR1000 edge application controller and SmartVISION analysis suite to gain real-time visibility of network congestion and improve the overall mobile broadband experience when cells are overloaded.