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GSM&UMTS RAN Roadmap
2013Q2

but the final planned features and release date still need to be defined. Candidate features have been selected. Version of the product is in development phase and only minor changes might be allowed before it is released. All the features and release dates are candidates. information in this document is subjected to change without notification. This roadmap is intended for information only and represents current views of ZTE products direction.Definition of Version Status Version Status Released Developing Planned Planning Status Description Version of the product has been released. None of the information contained in this document should be interpreted as a commitment. 1 . Due to update and improvement of ZTE products and technologies.

Contents • Features Roadmap • Hardware Roadmap • Solution Roadmap 2 .

GERAN Roadmap Overview UR12         UR13          UR14       EDGE Evolution Phase 2 VAMOS Phase 2 Service Optimization Phase 3 IPv6 Phase 1 Soft Synchronization A 5/4 Ciphering MTC IFTA GERAN/LTE Interworking Phase 2 IPv6 Phase 2 Local Call Local Switch (3GPP) A5/1 Enhancement Early TBF Establishment Dynamic MCCCH MOCN (3GPP) Dynamic Frequency Allocation NCC EDGE Evolution Phase 3 VAMOS Phase 3 GERAN/LTE Interworking Phase 3 IPv6 Phase 3 GUL Dynamic Power Sharing Service Optimization Phase 4 2012 2013 2014 Released Developing Planned Planning 3 .

Non-contiguous MC HSDPA .UMTS Roadmap Overview UR12  –      UR13 HSPA+: – DL 126Mbps: C+64QAM+MIMO – DL 168Mbps: C+64QAM+MIMO – DB DC + MIMO  DCH/HSPA Fairness  RNC in Pool: Resource Sharing P1  Intelligent Node B Shutdown  HSUPA Performance Improvement  HetNet Optimization  Service Optimization Phase 4  IPv6 Phase 2  UL Interference Cancellation P2   UR14 HSPA+ .MF HSDPA  RNC in Pool: Resource sharing P2  IPv6 Phase3   HSPA+: UL 23Mbps: DC+16QAM RNC CP/UP Resource Sharing IPv6 Phase 1 S12 Interface User Equipment Fault Aversion User Dedicated Frequency Priority Service Optimization Phase 3 Ultra Cell Capacity Improvement (12Q4) 2012 2013 2014 Released Developing Planned Planning 4 .Further Enhancements to CELL_FACH(Phase 1) .MC HSDPA Band Combinations in R11 .

Contents • Features Roadmap • Hardware Roadmap • Solution Roadmap 5 .

Base Station Family for Different Scenarios Non-MIMO Scenarios 2T2R MIMO Scenarios 2T4R 2T4R 4T4R R8840 RSU40 R8860E RSU60E R8863 R8881 R8861 R8862 R8882 RSU82 R8884 BBU Module Macro BTS B8200 BS8900A BS8800 6 .

Radio Unit Family for Different Scenarios Full Band BW R8840 RSU40 R8860E RSU60E R8861 R8881 R8880A R8862 R8882 R8882 (Dual Bands) RSU82 R8863 R8884 R8884 (Dual Bands) R8882 RSU82 R8881 RSU60E 1T2R High Efficiency R8840 R8860 R8881 RSU40/60E Dual PAs Size 2T2R Miniature R8861 R8862 R8863 High TOC R8881 RSU60E Multi PAs R8884 2013 ToC 2T4R 3T6R 4T4R PAs R8880A R8882 RSU82 PAs 2012 ~2011 7 .

Distributed Base Station Roadmap AWS 850MHz R8881 U 80W R8882 U 2x60W R8861 GU 80W R8862GU 2x60W R8881GU 120W R8860E 1T2R R8882 GU 2x60W 900MHz R8881 GU 80W R8861 GU 80W R8882 GL 2x60W R8863 GU 3x80W 1800MHz R8881 G 80W R8882 GL 2x60W R8861 G 80W R8884 GL 2x60 LTE 2600 2x40 R8863 G 3x80W R8862 GL 2x60W R8881 G 120W R8861 GU 80W 1900MHz R8860E 1T2R R8882 GU 2x60W R8861 U 80W R8882 UL 2x60W 2100MHz R8882 U 2x60W R8881 U 80W R8863 U 3x80W R8862 U 2x60W ~2011Q3 2011Q4 2012Q1 2012Q2 2012Q3 2012Q4 2013Q1 2013Q2 2013Q3 2013Q4 R8860E 1T2R R8881 1T2R R8861 1T2R R8862 2T2R R8863 3T6R R8882 2T4R R8884 4T4R 8 .

Macro Base Station Roadmap AWS 850MHz RSU60E GU 80W RSU60E GU 80W RSU82 GU 2x80W RSU40 U 80W RSU82 U 2x80W 900MHz RSU82 GU 2x80W RSU60E G 80W RSU82 G 2x80W RSU60E GU 80W RSU40 U 60W RSU60E GU 140W RSU82 GUL 2x80W 1800MHz RSU82 GL 2x80W RSU60E G 140W 1900MHz RSU82 GU 2x60W 2100MHz RSU82 U 2x60W RSU40 U 80W RSU82 U 2x80W RSU82 UL 2x80W ~ 2011Q2 2011Q3 2011Q4 2012Q1 2012Q2 2012Q3 2012Q4 2013Q1 2013Q2 2013Q3 Indoor Macro BS8800 Outdoor Macro BS8900A RSU40 1T2R RSU60E 1T2R RSU82 2T4R 9 .

4 / UL 138 Mbps  BP Board Multi Mode BP (GUL) ~ 2011Q2 2011Q3 2011Q4 2012Q1 2012Q2 2012Q3 2012Q4 2013Q1 2013Q2 2013Q3 2013Q4 11 .2 / UL 69 Mbps   BP Board GSM BP 24 TRX  UMTS BP: − 12 CS − 768 CE DL / 768 CE UL − HSPA: DL 518.BBU Performance Improvement Roadmap BP Board GSM BP 12 TRX  UMTS BP: – 6 CS – 384 CE DL / 384 CE UL – HSPA: DL 259.

Contents • Features Roadmap • Hardware Roadmap • Solution Roadmap 13 .

GU SON Solution Roadmap UR12 Self Configuration – Automatic Software Upgrade(12Q4) – Automatic Configuration Upgrade(12Q4) – BS Authentication   UR13 Self Configuration – Neighbor Cell Relation for Micro/Pico Node B – Hotspot detection – Intelligent Site Shutdown – Small Cell Auto Configuration Self Optimization – Neighbor Cell Relation for Micro/Pico Node B – Auto Frequency Optimization(G) – Antenna Fault Detection – HS-DPCCH Power Boosting – Adaptive Rx Gain – RoT Dynamic Adjustment   UR14 Self Configuration  Intra-Frequency ANR  Inter-Frequency ANR  Inter-RAT UMTS/LTE ANR  Inter-RAT UMTS/GSM ANR  PSC for Micro/Pico Node B Self Optimization – PSC for Micro/Pico Node B – Logged MDT – Macro/Small Cell Load Balancing – Macro/Small Cell Coordination scheduling – Macro/Small Cell ICIC  Self Optimization – CP/UP Resource Sharing (U)  2012 2013 2014 Released Developing Planned Planning 14 .

EDGE & VAMOS Evolution Solution UR12  UR13  UR14  EDGE Evolution Phase 2: – EGPRS2-A – EGPRS2-A Coverage Enhancement VAMOS Phase 2: – Shift SACCH – Downlink Signaling – Pairing Enhancement   Early TBF Establishment Active TBF Multiplexing DTM High Multi-slot Class EDGE Evolution Phase 3: – EGPRS2-B VAMOS Phase 3: – Interference Coordination   2012 2013 2014 Released Developing Planned Planning 15 .

HSPA+ Evolution Solution UR12  UR13 HSPA+ .Further Enhancements to CELL_FACH(Phase 1) .HSDPA MC .MF HSDPA  Non-serving cell HS-DPCCH IC HSDPA +: – UL 23Mbps: DC + 16QAM 2012 2013 2014 Released Developing Planned Planning 16 .Non-contiguous 4C .DB DC+MIMO .HSDPA DB-DC New Band  Interference Rejection  Interference Cancellation Phase2  HSUPA Performance Improvement   UR14 HSPA+ .HSDPA 3/4 C .4C Band Combinations in R11 .

Service Optimization Solution UR12 GSM: Service Optimization Phase 3 – iTCP Traffic Management UMTS: Service Optimization Phase 3 – User Equipment Fault Aversion – Specific Service Optimization (DPI) UR13 GSM: Cooperative Service Optimization UMTS: Service Optimization Phase 4 – Service Optimization for Partner – DSCP Inspection in RNC – Radio Web Browser Accelerator (Caching Trial) UR14 GSM: Service Optimization Phase 4 – User Differentiated Optimization UMTS: Service Optimization Phase 3 – iTCP Traffic Management Phase 2 – Intelligent DRBC Based on User’s Behavior 2012 2013 2014 Released Developing Planned Planning 17 .

Energy Saving Solution UR12 GSM Features:  UR13 Common Features: GU Site Energy Saving in Battery Mode  Visualized Green RAN   UR14 Common Features: Inter RAT Carrier shutdown Intelligent TRX Shutdown Based on Timeslot (MCPA) GSM Features:  UMTS Features:  Intelligent Temperature Control of Equipment Room GSM Features:  Power Efficiency Improvement Smart Power Back-off Management UMTS Features:  UMTS Features:  Multi Carrier Power Optimization Intelligent Site Shutdown 2012 2013 2014 Released Developing Planned Planning 19 .

Uni-RAN Smooth Mobility Solution UR12 GSM:  GERAN/LTE Interworking Phase 1 — SRVCC UR13 GSM:  GERAN/LTE Interworking Phase 2 – SRVCC – SPID – Cell Load Information Transferring to other RAT – Fast Return for CSFB – GSM to LTE Cell Reselection with NC2 UMTS:  HetNet Optimization Phase 1  Push Service to LTE  Redirection to LTE Based on Coverage UR14 GSM:  GERAN/LTE Interworking Phase 3 – CSFB with PS Handover – GSM/LTE PS Handover UMTS:  User Dedicated Frequency Priority  Target Cell Load based HO btw UTRAN & LTE  S12 Interface UMTS:     HetNet Optimization Phase 2 Iur between AG & RNC Push Service to LTE Enhancement Cell Reselection to LTE for Cell FACH 2012 2013 2014 Released Developing Planned Planning 20 .