AirHop’s eSON™ is nominated for the 2016 Small Cell Forum HetNet Management Software and Service Award

AirHop’s eSONTM is nominated for the 2016 Small Cell Forum HetNet Management Software and Service Award

SAN DIEGO, California – May 4, 2016Reliance Jio Infocomm and AirHop Communications have been nominated for the Small Cell Forum 2016 HetNet Management Software and Service Award for their JioSON powered by AirHop’s eSON that employs a multi-vendor, multi-technology, real-time Self-Organizing Network (SON) solution based on scalable and virtualized software platform with real-time optimization and big data analytics algorithms.

“This nomination highlights the successful outcome and recognition of Reliance Jio’s commitment to build a more advanced LTE HetNet through innovation,” said Joe Thome, Sr. Director of Product Marketing at AirHop Communications. “This advanced SON solution based on a virtualized eSON platform has delivered significant benefits such as low cost template based network planning, capacity and coverage improvements, end-user experience improvements, and scalability using a common SON platform across their HetNet.”

The Small Cell Forum industry award winners will be announced on May 11th at the gala dinner as part of the 3-day SCWS World exhibition and conference. For more information on the Small Cell Forum Industry Awards 2016, please visit:

About AirHop Communications
AirHop is a leader in self-organizing network (SON) solutions for dynamic resource optimization and QoS/QoE management of heterogeneous wireless networks. AirHop is the first company to combine real-time SON features with traditional SON functionality. AirHop’s eSON™ technology backed by a comprehensive portfolio of patents offers a complete solution featuring a flexible deployment architecture, scalable software platform and algorithms, comprehensive APIs for multi-vendor support, and readiness to extend support into new technologies such as cloud-RAN and NFV. AirHop is privately held and based in San Diego, CA. For more information, please visit


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