As of April 2018, some off-air repeaters have been exempted by Ofcom from licence requirements. Now the most cost effective mobile signal boosting technology available, many smaller businesses are considering this more affordable way to enable indoor mobile connectivity in buildings which are currently signal dead zones.
Champions of an industry-leading, multi-operator, indoor mobile signal solution enabled by small cells, Opencell are well positioned to explain the pros and cons of signal solutions enabled by this alternative repeater technology. So, if you work for a business with access to the building’s roof and are located somewhere with strong outdoor signal, here are the pros and cons of boosting that signal indoors via repeaters:
And finally, Opencell Director Brendan Hourihane, a long-time expert in repeater and booster technology urges interested buyers to consider that: “Most providers won’t offer an installation and managed service package along with this technology, despite this being the the only way to guarantee ongoing connection quality.”
If you run a small business with good outdoor mobile signal, but nothing once you cross your building threshold, get in touch to learn more about our quick signal viability surveys and bespoke solution quotes. With Opencell, there will be no more dropped business.
6 July 2018