RF OPTIMIZATION SERVICES

RF OPTIMIZATION SERVICES

RF OPTIMIZATION SERVICES

QuadGen offers a full breadth of capabilities, skills, services and tools to design and optimize networks. Our experienced, highly-trained team of RF engineers are experts at applying RF design, analysis, and optimization techniques with multi-vendor (ALU, Ericsson, Nokia) and multi‐technology expertise including: VoLTE, LTE, LTE-A, UMTS, EVDO, GSM, and Wi-Fi.

QuadGen has an in-house proprietary RF tool suite to accelerate the collection, analysis and optimization of RF environments in alignment with the industry. Our feature‐based parameter and neighbor list optimization aligns with any operator’s gold parameter list. QuadGen is proficient with applying layer management strategies across multiple carriers and technologies.

Full Breadth of Performance Skills and Tools to Optimize Networks

  • Efficient and cost effective optimization techniques
  • Tools and practices aligned with industry processes
  • Feature‐based parameter optimization, Gold Standard parameter audits
  • Neighbor list creation and neighbor list optimization
  • Layer management strategies across multiple carriers and technologies
  • Baseline, Iterative, and Real‐time optimization drive testing

KPI Monitoring and Analysis

  • OSS/WMS/SAM Alarm Correlation with degraded equipment and transport elements
  • Call Trace Analysis for KPI Improvements – Accessibility, Retainability, Mobility
  • In depth Investigation for throughput improvement and optimization
  • Site and Cluster Level KPI Trending and Improvement Capability and Track Record

Drive Based and Driveless Cluster Optimization

  • Layer 2 and Layer 3 Analysis to identify root cause of dropped calls and access failures with inter-carrier/multiple technology capability
  • Correlation of Cell Trace Data with Network KPI’s to identify Parameter Updates for Optimum Cluster Performance
  • Coverage Optimization – recommendations for Tilts, Azimuth and Rad Center Changes
  • Extensive experience with Site/Carrier Go-Live processes and best practices

Macro RF Managed Services

LTE/UMTS RF Optimization Services

  • Cluster and Single Site Optimization
  • Full RAN Support includes Parameter Changes, Workorders, Script Generation, and Implementation on OSS/WMS/SAM
  • Neighbor list generation, cell designations and golden parameter compliance
  • RF Parameter Analysis – Evaluation of RSRP, SINR, DL/UL Throughput, Handovers, Latency
  • Downtilt , Power, Azimuth changes to reduce Pilot Pollution and improve SINR/Throughput
  • Backhaul support to check transport & SIAD
  • VoLTE KPI Analysis and Optimization Techniques
  • Tailored Drive Kit Solutions and Drive Route Generation
  • Handover Matrix analysis
  • PSC/PCI Allocation Audits
  • Feature Testing

LTE/UMTS RF Performance and KPI Monitoring Services

  • KPI Focus on Accessibility, Retainability, Mobility, and Integrity
  • Handover Matrix analysis
  • Pilot Dominance & RTD Analysis
  • Troubleshooting PCI Confusion, PSC Collision
  • LAC/TAC Audits
  • Traffic Balance and PRB Utilization analysis and trending
  • Node alarm monitoring and correlation with RF Vitals to ensure Equipment Hardware Component Integrity
  • Drive test and network KPI association and analysis
  • RSSI/RTWP troubleshooting
  • Link Adaptation, Scheduling and Resource allocation adjustments
  • Ping Latency Time Optimization
  • Capacity Analysis

Drive Testing Services

Benchmark Drives and Reporting for Competitive Analysis

  • Ability to benchmark multiple technologies (VoLTE, LTE, UMTS,HSPA, EV‐DO, CDMA, GSM)
  • High Visibility Trouble Resolution and Performance Improvement Drive Testing
  • Company Owner Equipment to support RF Interference Isolation and Mitigation activities
  • Network Implementation Drive Testing Support
  • Re‐homes, New Site Builds, E 911 New Feature Implementation and FFA testing

Breadth of Resources Capable of Supporting Multiple Technologies

  • National coverage equipped with Carrier Class Drive and Walk Test Equipment
  • QuadGen owns and operates industry standard data collection and Data processing
  • Tools (JDSU,TEMS,NEMO,ACTIX)

Drive Test Team Planning and Coordination

  • Remote Support Center provides on‐call troubleshooting for all field teams to avoid delays and mitigate kit issues
  • Internal MOPs for efficiencies in kit configurations, escalation paths and troubleshooting
  • Drive Teams trained for industry mandated drive configurations