The connection between the radio and the baseband is referred to as fronthaul, connected through a CPRI interface. Microwave Fronthaul is a great complement to fiber.
The Ericsson Fronthaul 6392 is an all-outdoor, zero footprint, point-to-point microwave product for low latency CPRI transport. Fronthaul 6392 uses the E-band (70/80GHz).
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This new report will detail the backhaul capacity needs, future microwave usage, 5G backhaul requirements and how microwave will break the 100Gbps barrier to mention some of the areas covered in the report.
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