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Análisis de expansión de redes de telefonía móvil empleando procesos Gaussianos

Jhouben Janyk Cuesta Ramírez, Álvaro Ángel Orozco Gutiérrez, Mauricio Alexánder Álvarez López

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Abstract— the expansion plan of a Global System Mobile (GSM) network requires the analysis of some important variables known as key performance indicators (KPI) on the network. Network operators have tools for analyzing a KPI behavior on a particular network cell. This paper proposes a tool that illustrates graphically the behavior-in-time of a KPI in a whole geographical zone (including cell positions). A Gaussian process repressor is used over a real data set and time-space inference is performed. Finally we observe how a particular region presents high-KPI values most of the time. This alerts the network operator for including a solution in the formulation phase of the network expansion plan.


Gaussian Processes; GSM networks; KPIs; machine learning; regression.


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