Feb 25, 2015
Since the beginning of cellular systems more than 40 years ago, the two forces acting on the wireless network have been efficiency and latency. Efficiency in all its forms tends to drive centralization, while latency, or time to take action, demands localization. Cloud RAN is one stop on the wireless infrastructure continuum that oscillates back and forth between localization and centralization. Morgan Kurk explains more in today’s blog post.