February 25, 2020 – Rosh Ha’ayin, Israel – ASOCS Ltd., a leading provider of virtual Radio Access Networks (RAN) solutions, is pleased to announce the commercial availability of its standalone 5G virtual RAN solution. CYRUS 2.0 is a fully virtualized RAN solution, delivering standalone and non-standalone 5G cellular connectivity in a single software stack. It is fully virtualized across all layers, and O-RAN 7.2 fronthaul interface compliant.
CYRUS 2.0 is a truly open solution that can run on standard servers or uCPEs and managed like any other IT service. It enables industrial enterprises to easily implement 5G private networks with Time Sensitive Networking (TSN), high network reliability, low latency, and speed, making it ideal for innovative IIoT applications.
“There is a wide consensus that 5G will change Industry as we know it, with ultra-reliable private networks that can be designed and managed by enterprises to suit their specific needs,” says Gilad Garon, ASOCS CEO. “ASOCS is proud to be at the forefront of this revolution, with a commercial solution that is already being used by customers worldwide. CYRUS 2.0 allows industrial enterprises to run their networks on their own terms using standard hardware, just as they do with their IT infrastructure.”
CYRUS 2.0 was designed with enterprises and mobile operators in mind. It is fully interoperable with VMware’s vCloud NFV platform, with the goal of delivering seamless 5G cellular connectivity and hosting multiple services.
“Through ongoing collaboration with ASOCS, our enterprise customers can more easily deploy and manage standalone 5G networks, providing them with the high-performance level and flexibility they require,” said Gabriele Di Piazza, Vice President, Solutions & Marketing, Telco & Edge Cloud, VMware. “CYRUS 2.0 is completely interoperable with the vCloud NFV platform, making the network easy to configure, adapt, and manage.”
ASOCS will be hosting a roundtable discussion on Edge Computing and 5G at the Israel Industry 4.0 week (II4). Join us to discuss how industrial organizations can start their journey to 5G private networks.
ASOCS is disrupting the traditional RAN market with an open and virtualized software solution, delivering 4G and 5G for both LAN and WAN cellular network solutions.
Our on-premise mobile clouds are delivered on commercial off-the-shelf IT hardware and O-RAN compliant radios, which allow operators and their customers to benefit from new levels of performance and reliability for delivering mission-critical tasks and localized private networks. The solution also provides enhanced insights and analytics about mobile usage.
Privately-held ASOCS serves carriers, tower companies and enterprises in the retail, real estate, corporate offices, hospitality, hospitals, and sports and entertainment markets, and has offices in Israel and the United States.
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Roni Saban, ASOCS VP of Marketing