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OSP Magazine —- Small Cell Stall Smackdown => 8 Steps to Jumpstart Your Project + [Infographic]


September 4, 2013

By Wayne Davidson

Small_Fig1_092013Small cells are a big hit with the mobile operators, cable companies, OEMs, venue owners, and other companies. Thanks to the wildly soaring demand for mobile data services — and the long lead times required to free up and allocate more spectrum — small cell technologies are the go-to solutions for expanding wireless capacity and coverage.

Yet despite overall industry buy-in, small cell programs can stall in even the most committed adopters, regardless of company size and background. From Tier 1 operators to shopping mall owners, an overwhelming number of unexpected considerations can derail a small cell project.

So how do you get a project back on track? And how do you keep it on track and ensure your company meets its overall business and technology objectives? Based on our small cell engagements, we at Nexius advise our customers to take the 8 steps. See Full Article:

Best Practices: Small Cell Strategies: 8 Steps to Jumpstart Your Project — Written for mobile operators and others that need to get a small cell project back on track, and keep it on track, this commentary offers important guidelines for key small cell consideration:

White Paper: The Nexius Small Cell Playbook — This whitepaper offers an overview of small cells, DAS and Wi-Fi offload; the benefits, drawbacks and use cases for each; the target customer for each technology as well as its latest market trends. The playbook also covers Heterogeneous network (HetNet), LTE and Wi-Fi and utility operators and SmartGrid. The Nexius Small Cell Playbook can be downloaded for free at