VIAVI: Accelerate Open RAN Radio Unit (O-RU) Commercial Deployment and Secure NTIA NOFO 2 Funding

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VIAVI and Rohde & Schwarz join forces to enable your success.

As you prepare to bid for the NTIA Public Wireless Supply Chain Innovation Fund (PWSCIF) Second Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO 2), you need reliable partners and comprehensive solutions for O-RU development and testing.


With firsthand experience as a recipient of NOFO1 funding for our VIAVI Automated Lab-as-a-Service for Open RAN (VALOR™) lab, we offer valuable insights and continuous support throughout the bidding and execution process.


We are committed to helping vendors and operators align their testing efforts, with support ranging from processes and test activities to defining KPIs.


Key test areas include:

  • Lab Test - Functional and performance testing of O-RUs

  • Certification Test - 3GPP, O-RAN WG4

  • Security Test - O-RAN WG11

  • Field and Interoperability Test - With O-DU/O-CU, defining and meeting operator KPIs

  • Manufacturing - Seamless migration from lab test to production test