RAN plenary approves Rel.13 work item on SON for AAS-based deployments

Within the funded SOHLAC (Self-Organization among Heterogeneous LTE-A Cells) project, Nomor Research works on future SON solutions for HetNets. Among others, Nomor was following the study of next-generation SON enhancements in 3GPP RAN. At RAN plenary #65 (Edinburgh, Scotland, 9 – 12 September 2014) a new work item was approved to standardize SON enhancements for AAS-based deployments. Nomor Research officially supported this work item, which will start at the RAN working group meetings in October 2014 in Shanghai, China. The target completion date is the RAN plenary #68 in June 2015.