The seven habits of highly effective small cells
4site identify seven steps to simplify and streamline small cell rollout
IoT and remote keyhole surgery might be looming on the horizon, but right now what’s needed is densification, and in urban areas in particular this often means small cells. And while you don’t need a degree in particle physics to get it right, there are a few simple steps which are often overlooked or rushed when it comes to deploying small cells – with costly consequences. We spoke to Ian Duggan, CEO of innovative managed services provider 4site, to find out what preparation is needed to underpin a successful build.
1: Multiple stakeholders
So, you want to deliver targeted extra bandwidth for mobile voice and data – maybe even deliver free public Wi-Fi while you’re at it – and you’re thinking of small cell? Well, get ready to negotiate.