Accelleran at Sonic Labs event

London, UK, March 29th 2023

On March 29th, an exceptional gathering of Open RAN vendors participated in a panel and networking session at Digital Catapult‘s Sonic Labs programme facility at Kings Cross. The Sonic Labs collaboration to date has involved 15 vendors and 36 O-RAN products, including Accelleran, which has conducted comprehensive end-to-end interoperability and performance scalability testing at the facility.

Arnaud Polster, Chief Sales Officer at Accelleran, as part of the panel, shared insights on Accelleran’s involvement in Sonic Labs, the evolving O-RAN market, and the present and future capabilities of the RAN Intelligent Controller (RIC). Arnaud was joined on the panel by: Lorcan Burke (he/him), Director, EMEA Service Provider and Edge, VMwareStephen Patrick, Director, CableFree, and Rafal Sanecki, Head of Marketing, IS-Wireless.

The upcoming Sonic Labs activities will focus on further exploring the RIC and its potential in energy optimisation of the network.

Companies joining the next activity include AccelleranAirspan NetworksBenetelIS-WirelessPhluidoWistron NeWeb Corporation, and Radisys Corporation, with more vendors anticipated in the coming weeks.

Accelleran to exhibit and join key panel discussions at UK Telecoms Innovation Network’s “Unleashing the Power of AI in Telecoms” Event  

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Accelleran is excited to announce its participation in the upcoming UKTIN AI Telecom Conference on February 1st, 2024, at IET Savoy Place, London. This event, centred around the transformative role of Artificial Intelligence in telecoms, will be held on February 1st, 2024.

Accelleran will be exhibiting at this event and also joining key panel discussions.

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