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Revenue Anticipation Note (RAN)

A short-term municipal debt issue that will be repaid with anticipated revenues, such as sales taxes, from the project.

Revenue Anticipation Note

A municipal bond, with a maturity of one year or less, that is repaid to bondholders with expected revenues from the project the RAN intends to finance. For example, a city may issue an RAN to finance improvements to the local museum. It expects to be able to pay back the bond with money raised on increased ticket sales at the museum after improvements are completed.

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The link layer in a radio access network contains more functionality and control algorithms than in a wired network.
RICHARDSON, Texas -- AirWalk Communications, an innovator of 3G IP Radio Access Networks (RAN), today announced a femtocell solution for CDMA voice and data coverage for the home or small office.
C-RAN is a new approach to network design, using a centralized, collaborative, cloud-based radio access network to build an environmentally friendly, cost-effective, intelligent network.
The aim of this award is to secure the regular changes in the access network digital radio MV and to ensure the operability of digital radio access network MV.
Wataniya Telecom Maldives and the Huawei have inked an agreement, to start the project for the modernization of its Radio Access Network (RAN).
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-6 December 2001-Telia to have fixed wireless radio access network in Sweden before 2006 (C)1994-2001 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
Despite the challenges often associated with a switch, Mtel experienced a highly successful migration to the Odyssey radio planning system," said Michael Jaworsky, senior radio access network planner, Mtel, and responsible project manager for the "Odyssey for Mtel" project.
Huawei's TranSight solution shows these specific connections as well as the topography of the whole network, including the radio access network and transmission network.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-6 August 2001-Thrane & Thrane A/S wins major radio access network contract from Inmarsat (C)1994-2001 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
NMS Communications (NASDAQ: NMSS), a leading provider of communications technologies and solutions for converged and mobile networks, today announced it has broadened and enhanced its AccessGate[TM] family of radio access network (RAN) backhaul optimization platforms to bring efficient, industry-leading bandwidth optimization solutions to the full spectrum of remote cell sites, regional hubs and mobile switching centers.
Smart antenna systems (SAS), regarded as a research novelty until recently, can be used to improve radio access network and in-building wireless performance.
The Radio Access Network consists of CoreCell(TM) all-IP CDMA base stations integrated with satellite backhaul.