Software Based, Virtualized Radio Access Network driving market transformation
JMA has received the Innovation Award during the annual SMAU event in Milan October 22-24. The award, recognizing innovation communications, was given to JMA’s XRAN platform, the only 100% software-based platform running on commercial Intel processors.
XRAN supports JMA’s portfolio of 4G products as well as the IOTA 5G millimeter-wave radio embedded with Intel® Xeon® and Intel® FPGA technology. Both XRAN and IOTA have been regarded as innovative and unique in mobile communications industry. XRAN has also gained special mention for its energy efficiency, improving environmental sustainability in deployed networks.
SMAU acts as platform matching businesses with technical innovations. SMAU has shaped its own format, promoting networking and professional updating, becoming a relationship platform that connects companies with the emerging innovation ecosystem: digital players, startups, incubators, accelerators, following the dynamics of open innovation. SMAU is a partner that brings together the best of Italian startups, Universities and Business Schools, Industry and Commerce Associations to energize the Italian economy.