Dali Wireless introduces fronthaul for 5G at #MWC18
Cellular fronthaul specialist Dali Wireless has launched of its second-generation Dali Matrix Virtual Fronthaul Interface, vFI.
This has been developed in response to increased interest from a variety of operators who need far greater flexibility in updating their networks for 5G. Virtualized fronthaul will be a key element in the new deployments because it enables operators to partition their networks far more effectively and this leads to greater levels of efficiency.
A further advantage is that it enables considerable cost reductions because it allows generic processing platforms to be used with function specific software to define what is required. This facilitates the network utilization of the resources it needs in any given location at any time from a more centralized capability.