[Shenzhen, China, May 25, 2012]: Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced the launch of its state-of-the-art mobile broadband (MBB) research laboratory, mLAB. Huawei's mLAB facilitates close cooperation with MBB industry players and is open to customers to experience Huawei's innovative MBB solutions for HSPA/LTE and future network environments.
The rapid growth of smart devices, applications and Over-The-Top (OTT) services have made network planning difficult to accommodate unprecedented increases in data traffic. The mLAB is setup to rapidly analyze trends in end user and device behavior, MBB services and provides substantive traffic models for network deployment and future platform development.
The mLAB is dedicated to designing innovative MBB solutions for enhancing network architecture, increasing resource efficiency, improving user experience and creating new business models. Huawei's mLAB welcomes cooperation with all MBB industry players to drive the future of the MBB ecosystem.
Analyzing user experience has become essential for the development of the MBB industry, and as a result, Huawei's mLAB has produced innovative MBB solutions, including Huawei's Networker for QoE monetization, video optimization, 3GPP/WLAN integration and smartphone optimization among others.
David Wang，President of Huawei Wireless Network Business Unit, said: "Mobile broadband is changing people's lives. Huawei has an open mind and seeks to cooperate with the industry's most cutting edge players as well as analyze the most popular applications and devices to guarantee user experiences at both the network and operational levels. We will seize upon every opportunity for innovation to create lasting business values. We welcome views and requirements from operators, device maunufactures and service providers, and are ready and willing to contribute to a prosperous mobile broadband ecosystem."