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Ericsson Fronthaul 6000 serve all RAN connectivity with a superior and flexible 5G optical platform. It is a flexible and cost-efficient solution for Ethernet, CPRI and eCPRI transport, separately or together. It offers market-leading fiber density, 25G capacity and negligible latency to achieve leading-edge 5G radio performance, even in the densest deployment areas, where RAN centralization plays an increasingly important role. 

 

Fronthaul 6000 passive

  • Provides DWDM filters for 24 services over a single fiber
  • Standalone applications or combined with the active boxes
  • Support any network topology
  • Meets the requirements on low possible cost and small footprint

 

Fronthaul 6000 active

  • Provides transponders and management
  • High density variants with low footprint
  • Supports CPRI, (e)CPRI,and Ethernet protocols
  • Speeds up to 25Gbit/s
  • Meets the requirements of very low latency (<0.5 μs)

 

Ericsson colored optics

  • Ericsson qualified, certified and tested
  • Cost effective 10G Gbps and 25 Gbps variants
  • C- Band and O-band applications
  • Fixed, narrowband tunable or full tunable modules

 

Fronthaul 6000 wireless

  • Provides wireless fronthaul
  • Outdoor application in E-band (70/80GHz)
  • 10 Gbps capacity eCPRI
  • < 20 μs latency
OUR KEY BENEFITS

Flexible topologies

Highest flexibility to build C-RAN, support all topologies, and uses active/passive fiber WDM transmission

Flexible building practices

Indoor and outdoor variants with Ericsson Radio System building practices supporting rail-mount

High performance

High fiber-density and capacity at extremely low latency, offering best radio performance at an efficient cost

Head of Optical Transport's view on Fronthaul 6000

Peter Finn, Head of Optical Transport, shares his view on the Ericsson Fronthaul 6000 offering


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DWDM for optical RAN connectivity

DWDM delivers increasing speeds and new models of RAN connectivity in a world where capacity is increasing

 


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Fronthaul 6681

Fronthaul 6681

  • Indoor passive filters unit optimized for main site
  • Optimized for 24 services on 1 line (1+1 protection optional)
  • Any mix of CPRI, eCPRI, OBSAI, ETH services
Fronthaul 6683

Fronthaul 6683

  • Indoor passive filter unit optimized for main sites
  • Modular design:up to 72 services and up to 8 lines
  • Any mix of CPRI, eCPRI, OBSAI, ETH
Fronthaul 6689

Fronthaul 6689

  • Indoor passive filter unit optimized for remote sites
  • Modular design:up to 27 services and up to 6 lines
  • Any mix of CPRI, eCPRI, OBSAI, ETH services
Fronthaul 6387

Fronthaul 6387

  • Outdoor passive filters box optimized for remote sites
  • Modular design with up to 18 services on single fiber
  • Any mix of CPRI, eCPRI, OBSAI, ETH services
Fronthaul 6389

Fronthaul 6389

  • Outdoor passive filters box optimized for remote sites
  • Modular design with up to 24 services on single fiber
  • Any mix of CPRI, eCPRI, OBSAI, ETH service   
Fronthaul 6585

Fronthaul 6585

  • Outdoor passive filters box optimized for integrated remote sites
  • Up to 9 services on single fiber
  • Any mix of CPRI, eCPRI, OBSAI, ETH services
Fronthaul 6587

Fronthaul 6587

  • Outdoor passive filters box for Handhole – Wall – Rail – Pole – Strand
  • Modular design with up to 18 services on single fiber
  • Any mix of CPRI, eCPRI, OBSAI, ETH services
Fronthaul 6589

Fronthaul 6589

  • Outdoor passive filters box optimized for Handhole sites, including splice cassette
  • Modular design with up to 18 services on single fiber
  • Any mix of CPRI, eCPRI, OBSAI, ETH services

Fronthaul 6622

  • Indoor active unit with integrated functionality of transponders and controller
  • Up to 18 grey to colour conversions, each at 10G speed
  • Extreme low latency (less than 0.5us) in flexible C-RAN topologies
     

Fronthaul 6624

  • Indoor active unit with integrated functionality of transponders, controller and filters
  • Up to 12 grey to colour conversions, each at 10G speed
  • Extreme low latency (less than 0.5us) in flexible C-RAN topologies
     

Fronthaul 6626

  • Indoor active unit with integrated functionality of transponders and controller
  • Up to 12 grey to colour conversions, each at 10G speed
  • Up to 6 grey to colour conversions, each at 25G speed
  • Extreme low latency (less than 0.5us) in flexible C-RAN topologies
     

   

   

 

Fronthaul 6650

  • Indoor active unit with integrated functionality of transponders, controller and filters
  • Up to 20 grey to colour conversions, each at 10G or 25G speed
  • HW prepared for 50G and 100G speeds to efficiently multiplex 10G or 25G services
  • Extreme low latency (less than 1.5us) in flexible C-RAN topologies
     

        

Fronthaul 6322

  • Outdoor active enclosure with integrated transponders and filters
  • Up to 9 grey to colour conversions, each at 10G speed
  • Extreme low latency (less than 0.5us) in flexible C-RAN topologies
     

Colored DWDM 10G Fixed SFP+

  • 48 variants
  • Lite specs and full specs (20 Km and 40 km reach respectively)

 

Colored DWDM 10G Full tunable SFP+

  • 1 variant
  • Self-tunable on 48 frequencies (15 km reach)

 

Colored DWDM 25G Fixed SFP28

  • 48 variants
  • 10 km reach

 

Colored DWDM 25G Narrowband tunable SFP28

  • 8 variants
  • Self-tunable on 6 frequencies each (15 km reach)

 

Colored DWDM 25G Full tunable SFP28

  • 1 variant
  • Self-tunable on 48 frequencies (15 km reach)

 

Colored LAN-WDM 25G Fixed SFP28

  • 12 variants
  • O Band application (15 km reach)

 

Colored CWDM 10G Fixed SFP+

  • 6 variants
  • 10 km reach

 

Colored CWDM 25G Fixed SFP28

  • 6 variants
  • 10 km reach+