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Nova RAN - Nova RAN

Nova RAN enables network planning, troubleshooting and optimization with geo-located subscriber data


Nova RAN is an integrated suite of applications for planning, troubleshooting and optimizing mobile networks using dynamic, geo-located device and subscriber data.

End-to-end RAN geo-analytics

Nova RAN enables operators to maintain peak performance with fast, precise insight into radio coverage, subscriber and device connectivity, mobility and location with analytics from cell site to nationwide network in seconds.

Resolve complex RAN issues

Nova RAN’s multi-dimensional analytics reveal the origins of complex, interrelated RF, network and device issues, making it the most effective tool for troubleshooting RAN and core, and optimizing VoLTE services. This insight is essential to efficiently scaling out 5G in the context of 3G and 4G services.

Unique capabilities

Nova RAN enables operators to troubleshoot and optimize the RAN end-to-end with valuable real-time insight, enriched by subscriber location, behavior and network usage.

Multi-dimensional analytics

View key network, cell, device, and application metrics based on rich crowd-sourced, geo-located subscriber data to optimize both RAN and QoE.

Full end-to-end troubleshooting

Best-in-class visibility with detailed inspection of message flows, enabling fast drill down to network problems and root cause identification.

Virtual drive testing

Leverage geo-located subscriber data to reduce drive tests by up to 80%, enhancing 4G and 5G network planning, troubleshooting and optimization.

Professional services

EXFO has delivered over 5,000 service engagements at leading operators worldwide. Tap into our expertise to optimize your RAN.

Use cases

Optimize 5G RAN

Identify areas with a critical mass of 5G handsets and high data usage to prioritize new cell deployment. Troubleshoot call flows. Model 4G power reduction to improve 5G capacity. Optimize 5G neighbours and dual connectivity. Visualize multi-generation RANs on fast, massive maps.