Frequently Asked Questions
What are the use cases Celona's solution address in the enterprise?
Celona accelerates the adoption for business critical apps by taking advantage of the Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) spectrum in the United States. Celona’s product architecture offers industry's first integrated solution for private LTE/5G networks that can be fully integrated with an existing enterprise IT environment. This level of agility comes with high degree of reliability as Celona's infrastructure supports voice communications in healthcare, process automation in logistics, latency sensitive computer vision applications across transportation yards - and many other industries where digitization efforts cannot wait for the delays in network infrastructure rollouts.
What are the components of Celona's solution architecture?
Celona's solution architecture comes with all the ingredients required to allow an enterprise IT team to build their own private LTE/5G network. They include centrally managed SIM cards, enterprise optimized indoor and outdoor access points, centralized management and operations console - and of course, Azure Stack Edge compatible, private mobile network core software. All these components are purpose designed to fit the current operational model of a network operations and engineering team within the enterprise, and to be deployed as an overlay on an existing enterprise IT infrastructure.
How can IT teams use Celona's platform along with Azure Stack Edge?
Via Azure Edge Zones, deployment of Celona's private mobile network core can be automated and orchestrated within your existing app infrastructure. As a cloud native software stack, Celona software scales horizontally as networking requirements expand within the enterprise. It automatically translates LTE/5G wireless and Azure Stack Edge compute resources and ensures quality of service for the most critical enterprise applications. By removing friction in seamless integration within an existing IT network, Celona allows for rapid deployment of Azure Private Edge Zone resources in any corner of the enterprise footprint, from branch to campus locations.
What are the next steps in evaluating Celona's solution architecture?
Simply fill out the form above with the relevant details on the objectives of your Azure Private Edge Zone implementation, and we will be in touch. Our team will be ready to support your private LTE/5G connectivity needs associated with your ongoing projects and help translate private mobile network design to your enterprise app requirements.
What is the solution availability timeline for Azure Stack Edge integration?
Integration between Azure Edge and Celona is currently offered as beta, and will be available for public preview in 1H'CY21. During this period for private preview, we are looking forward to working with industry experts and solution architects to tackle the toughest compute and networking challenges at the enterprise edge.