Altiostar’s Anil Bhandari at ONF Spotlight Series on 5G

Tewksbury, MA: September 24, 2020 – Altiostar’s Anil Bhandari, Vice President of Product Marketing, was a part of the 2020 ONF Spotlight Series on “5G Transformation with Open Source.” The Spotlight Series is a virtual conference with content available at the ONF site. The online conference presentations examine several open source initiatives being implemented across both the radio access network (RAN) and core mobile ecosystems.

Who:  Anil Bhandari is Vice President of Product Management at Altiostar. He has over 20 years of experience in the telecommunications market both from telecom operator and infrastructure companies including Cisco and Motorola.

Topics:  The 5G Open RAN panel discussion is a roundtable Q&A discussion moderated by Patrick Lopez, Founder & CEO, Core Analysis. In addition to Bhandari, panelists will include Bai Wei, VP and general manager International Marketing Division of Bai Cells, and Ben Lin, CTO and co-founder of Sercomm. 

Bhandari will also speak on “How Altiostar is Participating in the Open RAN Space.” The session is a technical review of the company’s Open vRAN solution and how it supports the openness and interoperability mission of ONF.  Moderator is Dr. Oguz Sunay, VP R&D Mobility, Open Networking Foundation.  

When:   Both presentations are live on-demand now.

Event website:    For access to the full agenda, please visit:

About Altiostar

Based outside Boston, Altiostar provides 4G and 5G open virtualized RAN (Open vRAN) software that supports open interfaces and virtualizes the baseband unit to build a disaggregated multi-vendor, web-scale, cloud-based mobile network. Operators can add intelligence, quickly adapt the network for different services and automate operations to rapidly scale the network and reduce Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). Altiostar collaborates with a growing ecosystem of partners to support a diverse Open RAN supply chain. The Altiostar Open vRAN solution has been deployed globally, including the world’s first cloud-native commercial-scale mobile network with Rakuten Mobile in Japan.  For more information, visit

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