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LTE & Small Cells: Meeting the Sync Demands

LTE & Small Cells: Meeting the Sync Demands

Mar 19,2014

ATIS News Release, April 22, 2014

ATIS, the North American Organizational Partner in 3GPP, has announced a webinar to discuss the demands posed by the synchronization of LTE nodes in the small cell environment.

On Tuesday, May 13 (11:00 - 12:00, EDT), Tim Pearson of Sprint Inc. will moderate two presentations; from Tim Frost, Calnex Solutions and Jim Olsen, Microsemi, on how TDD-LTE, LTE-Advanced and Small Cells place new demands on networks and methods to deliver sync to meet stricter phase requirements.

During this webinar, these industry experts will examine the following relevant topics in an effort to show how to meet these demands:

  • Requirements and challenges of sync for LTE and small cells
  • Overview of standards and recommendations
  • Qualifying the backhaul for LTE-Advanced
  • Maintenance, troubleshooting and next steps

Registration is required to attend this webinar: (

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