Nokia small cells powers China Mobile to handle 1 mn visitors at Auto Shanghai

Nokia Networks has deployed its small cells to enable telecom service provider China Mobile to support 1 million visitors at Auto Shanghai 2015.

Nokia Flexi Zone small cells complement Flexi Multiradio 10 Base Stations, with each supporting a 600 simultaneous active TD-LTE users per cell.

China Mobile delivered better customer service for users attending the event in the world’s largest building, the China Expo Complex.

China Mobile Shanghai selected the company to implement its TD-LTE Advanced HetNet solution at Auto Shanghai 2015. Nokia Networks implemented its Flexi Zone TD-LTE small cells to ramp up China Mobile’s network capacity to manage wireless data traffic generated by 1 million visitors.

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During the course of the 10-day event, the peak hours saw 100,000 simultaneous TD-LTE users, as most of the 1 million visitors used multiple applications to share pictures and videos.

Flexi Zone TD-LTE small cells ensured excellent network availability while managing wireless data with up to 600 simultaneous active TD-LTE users per cell – setting an industry benchmark in terms of indoor small cell performance.

Bu Tong, general manager of Network Department, China Mobile Shanghai, said: “China Mobile leverages the entire spectrum of TD-LTE to deliver the best possible mobile broadband services to subscribers.”

Baburajan K
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