What is an Open RAN xApp?

xApp (eXtended application) is a software application used by RAN Intelligent Controller (RIC) to implement specific functions or services in near-real time within the O-RAN architecture. These applications or services includes function like radio resource management, mobility management, and security.

xApp are typically deployed on top of the Radio Intelligent Controller (RIC) and communicates with other components over E2 interface within the O-RAN architecture.
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What is an Open RAN xApp

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