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Focus Group


Focus Group Name

Test and Integration Focus Group

Focus Group Charter

The TIFG will define O-RAN’s overall approach for testing and integration. This may include test & integration specifications; profiles to facilitate O-RAN productization, operationalization and commercialization; approaches to meet general requirements; and specifications of processes for performing integration and solution verification. TIFG is also responsible for defining O-RAN certification and badging processes and procedures for validating the conformance and interoperability of O-RAN products and solutions.

Focus Group Scope

  • Develop Open Test and Integration Center (OTIC) Guidelines, Criteria, Qualification and Dis-Qualification processes, and evaluate submitted OTIC applications

  • Coordinate O-RAN PlugFests in cooperation with O-RAN Office

  • Coordinate and provide recommendations for test and integration specifications and profiles for O-RAN products, to verify the commercial interoperability of subsystems

  • Collaborate with WGs and assist with identification of potential gaps and improvements that O-RAN WGs/TSC/EC needs be aware of and worked on

  • Coordinate Test Specifications framework, scope and timeline across the different WGs

  • Develop End-to-End System Test Specifications that validate an O-RAN system as a black box

  • Develop processes and procedures for O-RAN conformance certification, and interoperability and end-to-end system badging

Focus Group Co-chairs

Reliance Jio (JIO): Chao Kan

China Mobile (CMCC): Linsheng Liao

Deutsche Telekom (DTAG): Petr Jurcik


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