Saguna’s advanced platform tops competitors in delivering the advantages of MEC and empowering mobile operators to deploy revenue-generating services inside the radio network
Saguna Networks Ltd, a leader and pioneer of multi-access edge computing (MEC), announced today that it has been awarded the Frost & Sullivan 2017 New Product Innovation Award in the European edge computing industry. The win highlights Saguna’s leadership in bringing to market the most advanced MEC solutions that enable mobile operators to deploy quickly and effectively new revenue-generating services for Internet of things (IoT), virtual reality (AR), content delivery, and enterprise applications.
According to the report, Saguna, with its Open-RAN platform, has set itself apart from competitors. The report recognizes that the Saguna Open-RAN MEC solution improves customers’ quality of experience by providing Web services with high bandwidth, low-latency communication to mobile users, and connected things. In addition, Frost & Sullivan notes that the solution’s fully virtualized software architecture truly makes networks more agile and helps the transition to network function virtualization (NFV) by using more economical, commercial off-the-shelf hardware. The advanced solution supports mobile core issues, including billing, encryption, and lawful interception. In addition, the solution enables third-party services to pass along novel data applications, such as location-based services, maps, online payments, and streaming.