Nokia has showcased some of its innovative launches in Networks for Cloud Era, IoT and 5G at India Innovation Day 2016 event hosted by the company.
Under Networks for Cloud Era, Nokia demonstrated how networks can benefit from virtualization and automation with less hardware and how all this impacts efficiency, quality, innovation and business opportunities. Through its converged offering for mobile, fixed, IP and optical networks, Nokia is blending connectivity together and providing a new grid for the programmable world.
Nokia also demonstrated how it is making IoT a reality for smart cities, smart homes and public safety. In 5G, Nokia showcased solutions that underscores its 5G leadership. Nokia has been innovating for 5G that will set the pace and the standards for 5G technology.
Some of the demos showcased at the event were
Nokia AirScale Wi-Fi: Nokia has created cloud-based, carrier-grade Wi-Fi that combines gigabit wireless performance with deployment simplicity. With the launch of Nokia AirScale Wi-Fi, mobile operators can seamlessly integrate Wi-Fi with their existing networks to improve the customer experience and generate new revenue streams. The solution also allows service providers without licensed spectrum to run a Wi-Fi service that takes advantage of mobile edge computing and analytics to deliver advanced context-based services.
Nokia AirScale Radio Access: Nokia’s next generation AirScale Radio Access will radically alter the way networks are built. Operators will be able to use Nokia AirScale Radio Access to profitably satisfy future demands including the Internet of Things, virtual reality, augmented reality, factories of the future and other advanced scenarios such as video that demand extreme performance.
NB-IOT: deep coverage with NB-IoT in rural and inbuilding environments. Live tracking demonstration showed the superior coverage of NB-IoT compared to conventional LTE (Cat.4 modem). NB-IoT is being standardized in the LTE specifications of 3GPP Rel.13 (LTE-Advanced Pro).