O-RAN Global PlugFest 2021 – O-RAN’s third world-wide testing and integration event – demonstrated the strength of the O-RAN ecosystem and its global drive towards open and intelligent Radio Access Networks (RAN).
The O-RAN PlugFest expanded from 4 to 7 global venues, with 94 participating companies. Many of the companies contributed to multiple venues, bringing PlugFest to a total of 144 active corporate participants compared to 70 at the 2020 PlugFest.
O-RAN PlugFest in Auray OTIC and Security Lab & Chunghwa Telecom
Activities at Taiwan-based O-RAN PlugFest in Auray OTIC and Security Lab & Chunghwa Telecom were performed by two hosts:
Auray, at their OTIC and Security lab in Taoyuan hosted multi-vendor interoperability testing for indoor scenario:
- Open Fronthaul : O-RU, FHM, O-CU/O-DU
- End-to-end testing according to O-RAN.TIFG.E2E.TEST spec v02.00
- CH 4 Functional Test
- CH 5 Performance Test
- CH7 Security Test
- CH8 Stress and Load Test
Chunghwa Telecom in Yangmei hosted Verification and Validation of multi-vendor O-RAN Architecture based end-to-end solutions:
- E2E Verification of multi-vendor O-RU+ O-DU/O-CU + Real Core Network
- Validation and demonstration of SMO/Non-RT RIC
In total there were 32 test cases.
In addition to the hosts, participants included Aethertek, Alpha Networks, Arcadyan, Calnex, Compal, Delta Electronics, Foxconn, iConnext, Institute for Information Industry, Intel, Inventec, IP Infusion, ITRI, JPC connectivity, Keysight Technologies, Lions Technology, Liteon, Metanoia Communications, MICAS, MiTAC, NKG, O’Prueba, Pegatron, QCT, Rohde & Schwarz, Sageran, Sercomm, VIAVI Solutions, Wiwynn and WNC.
資料摘錄自O-RAN Alliance 官網