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HetNet: preparing the transport network for the arrival of the small cells
The growing number of devices accessing mobile networks, together with the increased data consumption, is forcing operators to use small cells to help with the necessary capacity.
The transport of small cells has a unique format and operators will use a variety of wired and wireless strategies to perform the backhaul.
Julius Robson, Wireless Technology Strategy at CBNL and Chair of the Small Cell Forum Backhaul Group, joins Telesemana to provide an overview of small cell backhaul options as well as the integration between the macro layer.