Robin.io, a provider of hyper-converged Telco-Grade cloud-native Kubernetes platform, simplifying enterprises and 5G service delivery infrastructure, announces a strategic collaboration to offer Automation and Orchestration capabilities for the disaggregated 5G market. The partnership with Lekha Wireless and Blue Arcus enables IoT, Private/Enterprise Networks, MEC use cases and facilitates Industry 4.0 use cases.
With over 70+ U.S. patents in the areas of application and infrastructure awareness, application orchestration, storage architecture, and data management, Robin.io aims to accelerate highly scalable custom carrier-grade cloud-native solutions.
On the tripartite partnership, Mehran Hadipour, Vice President- Business Development & Tech Alliances, Robin.io said, “Robin.io is excited to address the private 5G use cases through partnership with Lekha Wireless and BlueArcus to integrate on Robin’s Cloud Native and Orchestration platform to deploy, manage the entire network function stack at scale, lowering the operational cost and minimizing deployment time.”
Lekha Wireless has developed C.U., D.U., and R.U. components for the O-RAN (Open Radio Access Network), customizing them for specific applications and network topologies, including 5G N.R. technology designed to enable use cases beyond cellular networks. The adoption of Open RAN architecture has opened opportunities for many smaller operators to build a disaggregated network and offer new models like a network as a service.
Ramu Srinivasaiah, CoFounder & Director of Lekha Wireless, said, “This collaboration enables us to deliver a turnkey solution to the private enterprise market. As we embark on this journey to integrate the network elements with Robin.io and Blue Arcus, I see it is a unique partnership that can deliver a much needed disaggregated 5G network to the market”.
Naren Yanamadala, CEO & Founder of Blue Arcus, commented, “We are excited about our partnership with Robin.io and Lekha wireless as this is an important milestone achieved as part of the collaboration initiated to address the 5G enterprise use cases”.
Blue Arcus offers a cloud-native 5G core, providing a reliable, scalable and distributed autonomous network solution that helps mobile network operators and system integrators build their own solutions to deploy IoT, Private/Enterprise Networks, MEC networks.