SRS in IEEE Spectrum

This month’s IEEE Spectrum edition includes an article focusing on open-source software defined radio for community-built 4G networks. Featuring Software Radio Systems srsLTE and srsUE projects and quoting director Paul Sutton, the article provides an overview of current open-source LTE projects and describes how rural and neglected communities can liberate themselves from dependence on large…

SRS releases open-source LTE UE

Software Radio Systems today released the srsUE project, their open-source software radio LTE UE. Featuring all layers from PHY to IP, srsUE supports bandwidths up to 20MHz using Ettus Research USRP RF front-ends and achieves up to 60Mbps using off-the-shelf processors. The software is highly configurable and provides a detailed log system, MAC-layer wireshark packet…

SRS at ACM MobiCom

ACM Mobicom takes place this week in Paris. On Monday, the fourth Software Radio Implementation Forum (SRIF) workshop was held at Université Pierre et Marie Curie where SRS demonstrated their software radio LTE UE. Developed under the European Space Agency ACCORD project, srsUE runs on off-the-shelf general-purpose processors and supports bandwidths of between 1.4 and…

SRS at FOSDEM 2015

FOSDEM 2015 took place in Brussels on January 31st and February 1st. Once again, the Software Defined Radio developer room was hugely popular with standing room only throughout the day. SRS presented an overview of the open source landscape for LTE software radio. The full recording of the presentation can be found here.