5G FAPI suite continues to evolve to meet industry needs

SCF has updated its 5G FAPI suite, and released a new specification SCF229 5G FAPI Operations, Administration and Maintenance (OAM) Protocol For Inline High-PHY, bringing to Open RAN fuller virtualized support of inline High-PHY implementations in O-RAN Alliance architecture. These latest releases are further indication of the FAPI suite evolving and meeting industry requirements, and it demonstrates SCF’s commitment to consistently updating and expanding the APIs.


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The Disaggregated RAN Transport Study (DARTs) tool is a free online calculator that evaluates and compares bandwidth requirements for various popular splits in a range custom scenarios. With transport a central consideration in determining the cost and efficacy of a particular split architecture, SCF has developed a user-friendly version of the DARTs tool that is available online for the industry. A full version of DARTs with more detailed data and calculations is available to SCF members. The tool is accompanied by two documents; SCF247 DARTs – An Analysis tool for Disaggregated RAN Transport and SCF260 Options for split RAN: Flexibility within a common framework.

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Options for split RAN: Flexibility within a common framework

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5G FAPI Operations, Administration and Maintenance (OAM) Protocol for Inline High-PHY

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