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Ooredoo Selects Ranplan’s RF Indoor Planning Tool iBuildNet® for its Global Footprint

15th August 2017

Growing demand for bandwidth and QoS drives need for a new generation of RF indoor design and optimisations tools 15 August 2017: Ooredoo, the international telecommunications company headquartered in Doha, Qatar, will be using the advanced features and functionality of Ranplan’s RF indoor planning tool iBuildNet for the design and optimisation of complex in-building DAS and Small Cell HetNets for…

Ranplan CEO claims his company will play a ‘major role’ in the global evolution of smart cities

13th June 2017

UK wireless technology company Ranplan has claimed that its innovative technology will play a ‘major role’ in the ongoing global evolution of smart cities. The radio planning specialist is building a stellar reputation on a global basis – primarily because it has developed tools that plan both indoor and combined indoor and outdoor RF wireless networks. Telecom Review managed to…

AsiaPAC must plan for smart cities

10th May 2017

The increasing commitment to smart city initiatives highlights need for coordinated indoor and outdoor wireless network planning 10 May 2017: With the race on to lead the world in delivering smart cities, AsiaPAC governments, operators and integrators need to take a fresh look at how they can provide ubiquitous wireless connectivity both indoors and out, says Ranplan Wireless. Ranplan warns…

Optimising seamless hand-in and out for Enterprise Small Cells

22nd March 2017

One of the areas of confusion and even misinformation relates to control of calls when entering and leaving a building. In the early days of 3G femtocells, hand-in wasn’t supported and hand-out was more by luck than judgment. The situation has evolved considerably by enhancement of the 3G standards and inherent features within the 4G standard. A combination of improved…

Ranplan: indoor-outdoor network mapping startup claims big lead

20th March 2017

We sat down with Alastair Williamson, CEO of Ranplan, to find out what was what with the Wireless Network Simulator (WNS) software startup. Born out of a rather academic research project in 2006, the company took a leap of faith in 2012 – moving into developing a product based on its findings. This gave birth to iBuildNet, a software offering…

Ranplan CEO says emerging firms are better equipped to meet niche requirements

10th March 2017

Alistair Williamson, CEO of UK-based firm Ranplan who specialize in developing tools that plan both indoor and combined indoor and outdoor RF wireless network, says there’s been a “shift from just the traditional exhibitors to new emerging technology Companies participating ” at Mobile World Congress. This year, he said, speaking to Telecom Review, large operators, vendors, and system integrators are…

Demand For Indoor/Outdoor Wireless Drives Global Growth At Ranplan

27th February 2017

New generation of RF planning and optimisation tools The original purpose of mobile networks was to provide voice coverage when users were away from their offices or homes. This has been well served by outdoor macro networks, which could largely be planned and deployed using established outdoor RF analysis and planning tools. But the shift to mobile data has increased…

Radio Planning for a Smart World

27th February 2017

Cities are getting smarter and our lives are becoming more connected. At the same time as we come to expect anytime, anywhere access to broadband, there is a growing demand to connect more things. If we believe the hype, the Internet of Things (IoT) will see M2M traffic increase exponentially over the next decade, with predictions of 30 billion connected…

Ranplan launches latest version of indoor/outdoor RF planning tool at Mobile World Congress

14th February 2017

iBuildNet 4.0 offers single solution for all indoor and outdoor environments At this month’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, innovative and fast growing UK-based Ranplan is set to launch iBuildNet 4.0, the latest version of its powerful suite of tools for combined indoor and outdoor wireless network planning, deployment and optimisation. iBuildNet 4.0 is an all-in-one, heterogeneous network planning, optimisation…

Ranplan expands global reach for RF indoor/outdoor planning tools

13th January 2017

Innovative and fast growing UK based Ranplan has increased the global availability of its powerful range of tools for combined indoor and outdoor wireless network planning, deployment and optimisation, ahead of next month’s Mobile World Congress. Ranplan has completed the signing of new resellers in the Americas, Asia, Australasia, Eastern Europe, Middle East and North Africa. New partners include Brightcomms,…

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