November 09, 2011 06:00 ET

iGR's President Iain Gillott to Share Expertise and Moderate Panel Discussions on Small Cell Architectures at the RCR Wireless Conference

Iain Gillott Lends Expertise and Insight From iGR's New Market Research and Advisory Service, Small Cell Architectures, at Industry Conference

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - Nov 9, 2011) - Wireless industry analyst Iain Gillott will host a dedicated presentation and host two panel discussions focused on small cell architectures at the RCR Wireless News Conference in Orange County at the Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa on November 10, 2011.

The RCR Wireless Conference will discuss developments of mobile networks around small cell technologies. Mr. Gillott will be hosting a dedicated presentation, chairing the afternoon sessions and serving as moderator for two panel discussions. This conference, including Mr. Gillott's presentations, is available to attend in person or online through a live broadcast. Registration is required. []

Mr. Gillott's presentation, 'Analyst Angle: Consumer Use of WiFi in the Home & Implications for Femtocells,' will be held at 1:30PM PT. This presentation will analyze consumer behavior as it relates to bandwidth demand and the available technology choices for WiFi coverage in a home environment. Mr. Gillott's presentation will shed light on the market opportunity for small cell architectures to support this increasing bandwidth consumption.

Mr. Gillott will also serve as moderator for two panel discussions. The first panel, titled 'The Evolution of Smalls Cells & Intelligent Networks,' will explore the concept of heterogeneous networks, carriers' deployment strategies and challenges that arise when deploying self-optimizing, multi-layered networks. Powerwave Technologies CTO, Khurram P. Sheikh, and Mindspeed Technologies CTO, Jim Johnston, will serve as panelists and offer industry expertise.

Mr. Gillott will additionally moderate the conference wrap-up panel 'Optimizing Mobile Networks & Devices for the Data Tsunami' and will be joined by Henry Huang, AT&T's Director of DAS Engineering; Jenny Doctor, LightSquared's VP of Radio Access Network; and John Celentano, TESSCO's Strategic Marketing Group and Chair for the WCAI 700 MHz Coalition.

iGR recently announced a new market research and advisory service, Small Cell Architectures, which analyzes the overall and ongoing development of the small cell market including Femto-, Pico-, WiFi, DAS, SON and Backhaul technologies. Mr. Gillott will present findings and trends based on iGR's Small Cell Architectures research efforts.

iGR will be hosting a conference call on November 17 to brief companies interested in more information on Small Cell Architectures research. If interested in joining this event and submitting questions prior to the live session, please contact Amanda Louie at or (512) 554-1701.

About iGR

iGR is a market strategy consultancy focused on the wireless and mobile communications industry. Founded by Iain Gillott, one of the wireless industry's leading analysts, in late 2000 as iGillottResearch, iGR is now entering its twelfth year of operation. iGR continuously researches emerging and existent technologies, technology industries, and consumer markets. We use our detailed research to offer a range of services to help companies improve their position in the marketplace, clearly define their future direction, and ultimately improve their bottom line.

iGR researches a range of wireless and mobile products and technologies, including: smartphones; tablets; mobile applications; bandwidth demand and use; small cell architectures; DAS; LTE; WiMAX; VoLTE; IMS; NFC; GSM/GPRS/UMTS/HSPA; CDMA 1x/EV-DO; iDEN; SIP; macro-, pico- and femtocells; mobile backhaul; WiFi and WiFi offload; and SIM and UICC.

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