After the guests were welcomed by the MicroNova board members, Ingo Bauer, Head of Product Management Telco Solutions, introduced the agenda for the two-day event. Together with Alfons Mittermaier, CEO of highstreet technologies GmbH, he then presented the path to softwaredefined networks (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) as part of 5G architecture. This topic was complemented by the presentation from Gabriele Schenk, Managing Director of EANTC AG about 5G entering the market. A detailed report on cooperation between EANTC and MicroNova in the context of Mobile Service Testing was published in issue 2-2018 of InNOVAtion. Before the lunch break, Georg Kieferl, Division Manager Telco Solutions, together with Ingo Bauer, informed attendees about MicroNova’s product strategy and marketing concept. At the same time, guests also got to know that the Common Planning & Configuration Manager (CPCM) was being renamed to the meanwhile established COM5.Mobile. He also presented the roadmap for the product as well as the COM5.Rail product, which is pitched towards GSM-R, as well as COM5.AddOns and COM5.Projects.
Review Telco Solutions UserDay 2019
Current developments around 5G and the COM5 product family were spotlighted
With the introduction of 5G, the German mobile communications market is facing major challenges. That’s why MicroNova invited telco experts to the first COM5.Mobile UserDay in November 2018.
On November 6 and 7, 2018, MicroNova welcomed team members of Telefonica Germany GmbH & Co. KG, Vodafone Germany GmbH, and partner firms EANTC AG and highstreet technologies GmbH to the Vierkirchen Business Park. In addition to networking and sharing experience among users, the event focused on the presentation of the COM5 product family. An outlook on 5G development and the roadmap for COM5.Mobile was given in cooperation with EANTC and highstreet technologies.