Opinion: Why do so many new RAN players love Open RAN

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Opinion:
Why do so many new RAN
players love Open RAN?
Zahid Ghadialy,
Principal Analyst and Consultant
@3g4gUK
Top Open RAN Players
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Telecom Infra
Project (TIP)
Members
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O-RAN Alliance Members
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Nokia CCA 2021 Webinar
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RAN Disaggregation by Prof. Sachin Katti
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4 levels of
disaggregation
taking place in the
RAN
1. Radio Hardware
2. Compute
3. Management
Plane
4. Control Plane (RIC)
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What numbers do the
Analysts provide?
Disclaimer: I don’t have an opinion on these numbers but they all sound reasonable to me!
Appledore Research Open RAN Prediction for 2026
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Appledore Research Open RAN Prediction for 2026
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Key companies developing core Open RAN functionality
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ABI Research Open RAN Revenue Predictions
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Dell’Oro Open RAN Revenue Predictions
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40% of C-SON software sales will be in the form of Apps by
2025
References and Further Reading
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• Light Reading: Is it open yet? Closed RAN and other short stories by Mike Murphy, CTO for North America, Nokia
Networks (link)
• Telecom Infra Project Participants (link)
• O-RAN Alliance Membership (link)
• Nokia - CCA 2021 Webinar: ORAN – Where we are and what you need to know! (link)
• Sachin Katti: Virtualizing and Opening up the Telco Network (link)
• Tweet: Prof. Sachin Katti explains 4 levels of disaggregation taking place in the RAN (link)
• Appledore Research O-RAN Analyst Report: Why the Future is Open (link)
• Telecom TV: Telcos to ramp Open RAN investments with traditional major vendors, predicts Appledore Research
(link)
• Analysys Mason Report - Open RAN: ready for prime time?, April 2021 (link)
• ABI Research - Open RAN: Market Reality And Misconceptions, July 2020 (link)
• ABI Research: Open RAN Radio Units to Soar to more than US$47 Billion by 2026, Oct 2020 (link)
• ABI Research: 36 Transformative Technology Stats You Need To Know For 2021 (link)
• Dell’Oro: Open RAN Market Expected to Approach $10 B, Feb 2021 (link)
• LightCounting - RAN Automation Report: When the SON sets, the RIC rises, Oct 2020 (link)
• The 3G4G Blog: 5G RAN Functional Splits (link)
• The 3G4G Blog: Open RAN Explanation, Videos, White papers and Other Resources (link)
• 3G4G: Open RAN, OpenRAN and O-RAN (link)
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Opinion: Why do so many new RAN players love Open RAN

  • 1. Opinion: Why do so many new RAN players love Open RAN? Zahid Ghadialy, Principal Analyst and Consultant @3g4gUK
  • 2. Top Open RAN Players ©3G4G
  • 5. Nokia CCA 2021 Webinar ©3G4G
  • 6. RAN Disaggregation by Prof. Sachin Katti ©3G4G 4 levels of disaggregation taking place in the RAN 1. Radio Hardware 2. Compute 3. Management Plane 4. Control Plane (RIC)
  • 7. ©3G4G What numbers do the Analysts provide? Disclaimer: I don’t have an opinion on these numbers but they all sound reasonable to me!
  • 8. Appledore Research Open RAN Prediction for 2026 ©3G4G
  • 9. Appledore Research Open RAN Prediction for 2026 ©3G4G
  • 10. Key companies developing core Open RAN functionality ©3G4G
  • 11. ABI Research Open RAN Revenue Predictions ©3G4G
  • 12. Dell’Oro Open RAN Revenue Predictions ©3G4G
  • 13. ©3G4G 40% of C-SON software sales will be in the form of Apps by 2025
  • 14. References and Further Reading ©3G4G • Light Reading: Is it open yet? Closed RAN and other short stories by Mike Murphy, CTO for North America, Nokia Networks (link) • Telecom Infra Project Participants (link) • O-RAN Alliance Membership (link) • Nokia - CCA 2021 Webinar: ORAN – Where we are and what you need to know! (link) • Sachin Katti: Virtualizing and Opening up the Telco Network (link) • Tweet: Prof. Sachin Katti explains 4 levels of disaggregation taking place in the RAN (link) • Appledore Research O-RAN Analyst Report: Why the Future is Open (link) • Telecom TV: Telcos to ramp Open RAN investments with traditional major vendors, predicts Appledore Research (link) • Analysys Mason Report - Open RAN: ready for prime time?, April 2021 (link) • ABI Research - Open RAN: Market Reality And Misconceptions, July 2020 (link) • ABI Research: Open RAN Radio Units to Soar to more than US$47 Billion by 2026, Oct 2020 (link) • ABI Research: 36 Transformative Technology Stats You Need To Know For 2021 (link) • Dell’Oro: Open RAN Market Expected to Approach $10 B, Feb 2021 (link) • LightCounting - RAN Automation Report: When the SON sets, the RIC rises, Oct 2020 (link) • The 3G4G Blog: 5G RAN Functional Splits (link) • The 3G4G Blog: Open RAN Explanation, Videos, White papers and Other Resources (link) • 3G4G: Open RAN, OpenRAN and O-RAN (link)
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