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5G-enabled Growth in Vertical Industries

Risultati finali

First periodic report of the project

This report constitutes the non-financial part of the Periodic Report to be delivered two months after the end of the period (M20).

Execution report of in-house use cases for Pilots

Report presenting the results obtained of the execution of the Pilots in the vertical premises

Project handbook

Set-up of management procedures and documentation handbook.

Final Project Report

This report constitutes the nonfinancial part of the Final Report to be delivered after the end of the project

5G facility validation and verification report

Initial report containing the results of the project verification and validation campaigns performed at the 5G ICT17 facilities and the findings derived from them

Initial design of 5G End-to-End Service Platform

This deliverable will present the gap analysis made over 5G-TRANSFORMER and other 5G systems in terms of functional and technical requirements to satisfy 5Growth use cases. This deliverable will use 5G-TRANSFORMER system design as a baseline, including vertical slicer, service orchestrator, resource layer and interfaces among them, to propose an initial 5G end-to-end system design that incorporate functional and technical innovations (e.g. algorithms, new functional blocks and interfaces).

Specification of ICT17 in-house deployment

Deliverable containing the technical solution for an in-house business validation of the vertical use cases.

Final design and evaluation of the innovations of 5G End-to-End Service Platform

This deliverable presents in detail the 5Growth system along will all innovations to support the project field trials including the specification of all functional blocks and interfaces and an exhaustive performance validation of individual components

Report on WP5 progress and update of CoDEP

Report on the progress of this WP and an update of CoDEP

Techno-economic analysis and business model validation methodology

Development of a techno-economic analysis focused on the defined business models and identification of the methodology that will be used to validate the business model.

Communication, Dissemination, and Exploitation achievements of Y1 and plan for Y2

This deliverable will report the achievements of WP5 during the first year and will present an update of the Communication, Dissemination, and Exploitation Plan (CoDEP) after the initial phase of the project.

Initial Communication, Dissemination, and Exploitation Plan (CoDEP) draft including Standardization roadmap

Report on the initial CoDEP Plan and the roadmap for the coordinated standardization activities.

Final validation and verification report

Final report containing the results of the project verification and validation campaigns at the pilot sites and the findings derived from them

Service and core KPI specification

Definition of service and core KPIs, and their relationships.

ICT-17 facilities Gap analysis

Deliverable of the result of the gap analysis with the ICT-17 platforms

Business model validation with its complemented SLA

Validation of the new business models developed and validated in the framework of the 5Growth project per vertical industries use cases as well as the validated SLA elicitation that will be used in 5G business layer OSSBSS modelling to provide future advanced network services for vertical industries scenarios

Business model design

Revision of the technical and functional requirements and designing the business models from different stakeholders in the framework of the 5Growth Project.

Verification methodology and tool design

Measurement and data collection methodologies and tools. Report on initial results in ICT-17 premises

Communication, Dissemination, and Exploitation achievements through the project, exploitation plan after the end of the project and assessment of the contribution of 5Growth in support of 5G

This final deliverable will report the achievements of WP5 during the project lifetime and will present an update of the Communication Dissemination and Exploitation Plan CoDEP which will focus on the actions after the finalization of the project

Technical and Exploitation Workshops

The project commits to organize at least one workshop on the technical contents of the project during the second year and an internal Exploitation workshop at the end of the project intended to maximize and find new ways of exploiting the results produced by the project This deliverable corresponds to both workshops As metrics for validation we will check the attendance and will produce a satisfaction poll on the audience The workshop will be satisfactory if the poll results in higher than 70 of positive votes

Plan for Pilot deployments

Document explaining the step by step approach to the deployment of the pilots in vertical industries premises.

Demonstrations at EUCNC or equivalent

Demonstration: Technology demonstration in a high impact venue, such as EuCNC or similar venue.

Final implementation of 5G End-to-End Service Platform

Reference implementation of 5Growth system Software

Final version of software implementation for the platform

Software implementation available in the Git repository of the document

Demonstrations at Mobile World Congress and EUCNC or equivalent

Demonstration Technology demonstration in a high impact venue such as Mobile World Congress preferable andor similar venue

Initial implementation of 5G End-to-End Service Platform

Reference implementation of 5Growth baseline system and skeleton for enhancements and innovations. Software

First version of software implementation for the platform

First version of the platform software will be available in the Git of the project. Software

Pubblicazioni

Orchestrating Edge- and Cloud-based Predictive Analytics Services

Autori: Venkatarami Reddy Chintapalli, Koteswararao Kondepu, Andrea Sgambelluri, Antony Franklin A, Bheemarjuna Reddy Tamma, Piero Castoldi, Luca Valcarenghi
Pubblicato in: 2020 European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC), 2020, Page(s) 214-218, ISBN 978-1-7281-4355-2
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/eucnc48522.2020.9200902

A Q-learning strategy for federation of 5G services

Autori: Kiril Antevski, Jorge Martin-Perez, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Carlos J. Bernardos, Xi Li, Jorge Baranda, Josep Mangues-Bafalluy, Ricardo Martnez, Luca Vettori
Pubblicato in: ICC 2020 - 2020 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), 2020, Page(s) 1-6, ISBN 978-1-7281-5089-5
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/icc40277.2020.9149082

Handover Prediction Integrated with Service Migration in 5G Systems

Autori: Hadeel Abdah, Joao Paulo Barraca, Rui L. Aguiar
Pubblicato in: ICC 2020 - 2020 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), 2020, Page(s) 1-7, ISBN 978-1-7281-5089-5
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/icc40277.2020.9149426

Demo: Scaling composite NFV-network services

Autori: Jorge Baranda, Josep mangues-Bafalluy, Ricardo Martínez, Luca Vettori
Pubblicato in: 2020
Editore: Mobihoc
DOI: 10.1145/3397166.3415277

5Growth: AI-driven 5G for Automation in Vertical Industries

Autori: Chrysa Papagianni, Josep Mangues-Bafalluy, Pedro Bermudez, Sokratis Barmpounakis, Danny De Vleeschauwer, Juan Brenes, Engin Zeydan, Claudio Casetti, Carlos Guimaraes, Pablo Murillo, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Daniel Corujo, Teresa Pepe
Pubblicato in: 2020 European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC), 2020, Page(s) 17-22, ISBN 978-1-7281-4355-2
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/eucnc48522.2020.9200919

On the Integration of AI/ML-based scaling operations in the 5Growth platform

Autori: J. Baranda, J. Mangues-Bafalluy, Engin Zeydan, L. Vettori, R. Martinez, Xi Li, A. Garcia-Saavedra, C.F. Chiasserini, C. Casetti, K. Tomakh, O. Kolodiazhnyi, C. J. Bernardos
Pubblicato in: 2020 IEEE Conference on Network Function Virtualization and Software Defined Networks (NFV-SDN), 2020, Page(s) 105-109, ISBN 978-1-7281-8159-2
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/nfv-sdn50289.2020.9289863

SliMANO: An Expandable Framework for the Management and Orchestration of End-to-end Network Slices

Autori: Flavio Meneses, Manuel Fernandes, Daniel Corujo, Rui L. Aguiar
Pubblicato in: 2019 IEEE 8th International Conference on Cloud Networking (CloudNet), 2019, Page(s) 1-6, ISBN 978-1-7281-4832-8
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/cloudnet47604.2019.9064072

Bayesian online learning for energy-aware resource orchestration in virtualized RANs

Autori: Ayala Romero, José A.; Garcia-Saavedra, Andres; Costa-Perez, Xavier; Iosifidis, George
Pubblicato in: IEEE INFOCOM’21, 2021, ISBN 978-1-6654-0325-2
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/infocom42981.2021.9488845

Demo: Arbitrating Network Services in 5G Networks for Automotive Vertical Industry

Autori: J. Baranda, J. Mangues-Bafalluy, L. Vettori, R. Martínez, G. Avino, C. F. Chiasserini, C. Puligheddu, C. Casetti, J. Brenes, G.Landi, K. Kondepu, F. Paolucci, S. Fichera, L. Valcarenghi
Pubblicato in: 2020, ISBN 978-1-7281-8695-5
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/infocomwkshps50562.2020.9162679

An RL Approach to Radio Resource Management in Heterogeneous Virtual RANs

Autori: Sharda Tripathi; Corrado Puligheddu; Carla-Fabiana Chiasserini
Pubblicato in: WONS, 12, 2021, ISBN 978-3-903176-35-5
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/wons51326.2021.9415591

Serving HTC and critical MTC in a RAN slice

Autori: Mancuso, Vincenzo; Castagno, Paolo; Sereno, Matteo; Marsan, Marco Ajmone
Pubblicato in: IEEE WOWMOM’21, 2021, ISBN 978-1-6654-2263-5
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/wowmom51794.2021.00032

5 Growth: Secure and reliable network slicing for verticals

Autori: Cunha, Vitor A.; Maroulis, Nikolaos; Papagianni, Chrysa; Sacido, Javier; Jiménez, Manuel; Ubaldi, Fabio; Gharbaoui, Molka; Chang, Chia-Yu; Koursioumpas, Nikolaos; Tomakhxi, Konstantin; Corujo, Daniel; Barraca, Joao P.; Barmpounakis, Sokratis; Kucherenkoxi, Denys; Giorgetti, Alessio; Boddi, Andrea; Valcarenghi, Luca; Kolodiazhnyixi, Oleksii; Zabala Orive, Aitor; Salvat, Josep Xavier; Garcia-Saaved
Pubblicato in: EUCNC’21, 2021, ISBN 978-1-6654-1526-2
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/eucnc/6gsummit51104.2021.9482536

An Intelligent Edge-based Digital Twin for Robotics

Autori: Luigi Girletti, Milan Groshev, Carlos Guimarães, Carlos J. Bernardos, Antonio de la Oliva
Pubblicato in: 2020
Editore: IEEE

OKpi: All-KPI Network Slicing Through Efficient Resource Allocation

Autori: J. Martin-Perez, F. Malandrino, C. F. Chiasserini, C. J. Bernardos
Pubblicato in: IEEE INFOCOM 2020 - IEEE Conference on Computer Communications, 2020, Page(s) 804-813, ISBN 978-1-7281-6412-0
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/infocom41043.2020.9155263

5Growth data-driven AI-based scaling

Autori: De Vleeschauwer, Danny; Baranda, Jorge; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep; Chiasserini, Carla Fabiana; Malinverno, Marco; Puligheddu, Corrado; Magoula, Lina; Martín Pérez, Jorge; Barmpounakis, Sokratis; Kondepu, Koteswararao; Valcarenzhi, Luca; Li, Xi; Papagianni, Chrysa; García Saavedra, Andrés
Pubblicato in: EUCNC’21, 2021, ISBN 978-1-6654-1526-2
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/eucnc/6gsummit51104.2021.9482476

Demo: Remote Control of a Robot Rover Combining 5G, AI, and GPU Image Processing at the Edge

Autori: F. Civerchia, F. Giannone, K. Kondepu, P. Castoldi, L. Valcarenghi, A. Bragagnini, F. Gatti, A. Napolitano
Pubblicato in: 2020, ISBN 978-1-7281-6762-6
Editore: 2020 Optimal Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC)

Efficiency gains due to network function sharing in CDN-as-a-Service slicing scenarios

Autori: Contreras, Luis M.; Solano, Alberto; Cano, Francisco; Folgueira, Jesus
Pubblicato in: IEEE NetSoft’21, 2021, ISBN 978-1-6654-0522-5
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/netsoft51509.2021.9492721

R-Learning-based admission control for service federation in multi-domain 5G networks

Autori: Bakhshi, Bahador; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep; Baranda, Jorge
Pubblicato in: IEEE GlobeCom 2021, 2021, ISBN 978-1-7281-8104-2
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/globecom46510.2021.9685936

Demo: NFV Service Federation: enabling Multi-Provider eHealth Emergency Services

Autori: J. Baranda, J. Mangues-Bafalluy, L. Vettori, R. Martínez, K. Antevski, L. Girletti, C.J. Bernardos, K. Tomakh, D. Kucherenkoz, G. Landi, J. Brenes, Xi Li, X. Costa-Pérez, F. Ubaldi, G. Imbarlina, M. Gharbaoui
Pubblicato in: 2020, ISBN 978-1-7281-8695-5
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/infocomwkshps50562.2020.9162873

PI2 for P4 - An Active Queue Management Scheme for Programmable Data Planes

Autori: Chrysa Papagianni, Koen De Schepper
Pubblicato in: Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on emerging Networking EXperiments and Technologies, 2019, Page(s) 84-86, ISBN 9781450370066
Editore: ACM
DOI: 10.1145/3360468.3368189

Cloud native computing for Industry 4.0: Challenges and opportunities

Autori: Gil, Guilherme; Corujo, Daniel; Pedreiras, Paulo
Pubblicato in: IEEE ETFA’21, 2021, ISBN 978-1-7281-2989-1
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/etfa45728.2021.9613386

Experimental validation of compute and network resource abstraction and allocation mechanisms within an NFV infrastructure

Autori: Martínez, Ricardo; Vettori, Luca; Baranda, Jorge; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep; Zeydan, Engin
Pubblicato in: IEEE IM’21, 2021, ISSN 1573-0077
Editore: IEEE

On slice isolation options in the transport network and associated feasibility indicators

Autori: Contreras Murillo, Luis Miguel; Ordoñez Lucena, Jose Antonio
Pubblicato in: IEEE NetSoft’21, 2021, ISBN 978-1-6654-0522-5
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/netsoft51509.2021.9492546

Demo - vrAIn Proof-of-Concept -- A Deep Learning Approach for Virtualized RAN Resource Control

Autori: Jose A. Ayala-Romero, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Marco Gramaglia, Xavier Costa-Perez, Albert Banchs, Juan J. Alcaraz
Pubblicato in: The 25th Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking - MobiCom '19, 2019, Page(s) 1-3, ISBN 9781-450361699
Editore: ACM Press
DOI: 10.1145/3300061.3343370

vrAIn - A Deep Learning Approach Tailoring Computing and Radio Resources in Virtualized RANs

Autori: Jose A. Ayala-Romero, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Marco Gramaglia, Xavier Costa-Perez, Albert Banchs, Juan J. Alcaraz
Pubblicato in: The 25th Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking - MobiCom '19, 2019, Page(s) 1-16, ISBN 9781-450361699
Editore: ACM Press
DOI: 10.1145/3300061.3345431

GANSO: Automate Network Slicing at the Transport Network Interconnecting the Edge

Autori: Takeru Infiesta, José; Guimarães, Carlos; Contreras Murillo, Luis Miguel; Oliva Delgado, Antonio de la
Pubblicato in: 8, 2020
Editore: IEEE

Efficient restoration of simultaneous transport services within an NFV infrastructure

Autori: Martínez, Ricardo; Vettori, Luca; Baranda, Jorge; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep; Zeydan, Engin
Pubblicato in: IEEE GlobeCom 2021, 2021, ISBN 978-1-7281-8104-2
Editore: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/globecom46510.2021.9685511

DLT federation for Edge robotics

Autori: Antevski, Kiril; Groshev, Milan; Baldoni, Gabriele; Bernardos, Carlos J.
Pubblicato in: 7, 2020
Editore: IEEE

Information Exchange to Support Multi-Domain Slice Service Provision for 5G/NFV

Autori: Solano, Alberto; Contreras, Luis M.
Pubblicato in: 2020, ISBN 978-3-903176-28-7
Editore: IEEE

Is OpenCL Driven Reconfigurable Hardware Suitable for Virtualising 5G Infrastructure?

Autori: F. Civerchia, M. Pelcat, L. Maggiani, K. Kondepu, P. Castoldi, and L. Valcarenghi
Pubblicato in: IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, 2020, ISSN 1932-4537
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tnsm.2020.2964392

FlexDRAN: Flexible centralization in disaggregated radio access networks

Autori: Chang, Chia-Yu; Nikaein, Navid; Spyropoulos, Thrasyvoulos; De Schepper, Koen
Pubblicato in: IEEE Access, 2022, ISSN 2169-3536
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
DOI: 10.1109/access.2022.3145378

Dissecting the impact of information and communication technologies on digital twins as a service

Autori: Groshev, Milan; Magalhaes Guimaraes, Carlos Eduardo; Oliva Delgado, Antonio de la; Gazda, Robert
Pubblicato in: IEEE Access, 2021, ISSN 2169-3536
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
DOI: 10.1109/access.2021.3098109

On the integration of NFV and MEC technologies: architecture analysis and benefits for edge robotics

Autori: Antevski, Kiril; Bernardos Cano, Carlos Jesús; Cominardi, Luca; Oliva Delgado, Antonio de la; Mourad, Alain
Pubblicato in: Elsevier Computer Networks, 2020, ISSN 1389-1286
Editore: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.comnet.2020.107274

DQN dynamic pricing and revenue driven service federation strategy

Autori: Martín Pérez, Jorge; Antevski, Kiril; Garcia Saavedra, Andres; Li, Xi; Bernardos Cano, Carlos Jesús
Pubblicato in: IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, 2021, ISSN 1932-4537
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tnsm.2021.3117589

Support for availability attributes in network slices in GANSO

Autori: Guimarães, Carlos; Oliva Delgado, Antonio de la; Contreras Murillo, Luis Miguel
Pubblicato in: Wiley Internet Techonology Letters, 2021, ISSN 2476-1508
Editore: ISSN National Centre for the USA
DOI: 10.1002/itl2.295

Towards node liability in federated learning: Computational cost and network overhead

Autori: Malandrino, Francesco; Chiasserini, Carla Fabiana
Pubblicato in: IEEE Communications Magazine, 2021, ISSN 0163-6804
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.48550/arxiv.2107.02006

KPI guarantees in network slicing

Autori: Martín Pérez, Jorge; Groshev, Milan; Bernardos Cano, Carlos Jesús
Pubblicato in: IEEE Transactions on Networking, 2021, ISSN 1063-6692
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tnet.2021.3120318

Decomposing SLAs for Network Slicing

Autori: Danny De Vleeschauwer, Chrysa Papagianni, Anwar Walid
Pubblicato in: IEEE Communications Letters, 2020, Page(s) 1-1, ISSN 1089-7798
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/lcomm.2020.3033042

Modeling MTC and HTC Radio Access in a Sliced 5G Base Station

Autori: V. Mancuso, P. Castagno, M. Sereno and M. Ajmone Marsan
Pubblicato in: IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, 2020, ISSN 1932-4537
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tnsm.2020.3034688

Intelligent service orchestration in edge cloud networks

Autori: Zeydan, Engin; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep; Turk, Yekta
Pubblicato in: IEEE Network Magazine, 2021, ISSN 0890-8044
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/mnet.101.2100214

Reducing Service Deployment Cost Through VNF Sharing

Autori: Francesco Malandrino, Carla Fabiana Chiasserini, Gil Einziger, Gabriel Scalosub
Pubblicato in: IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 27/6, 2019, Page(s) 2363-2376, ISSN 1063-6692
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tnet.2019.2945127

Distributed Ledger Technologies for Network Slicing: A Survey

Autori: Javed, Farhana; Antevski, Kiril; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep; Giupponi, Lorenza; Bernardos Cano, Carlos Jesús
Pubblicato in: IEEE Access, 2022, ISSN 2169-3536
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
DOI: 10.1109/access.2022.3151150

Performance isolation for network slices in Industry 4.0: The 5Growth approach

Autori: Chang, Chia-Yu; Giner Ruiz, Teresa; Paolucci, Francesco; Jiménez, Manuel A.; Sacido, Javier; Papagianni, Chrysa; Ubaldi, Fabio; Scano, Davide; Gharbaoui, Molka; Giorgetti, Alessio; Valcarenghi, Luca; Tomakh, Konstantin; Boddi, Andrea; Caparrós, Agustín; Pergolesi, Matteo; Martini, Barbara
Pubblicato in: IEEE Access, 2021, ISSN 2169-3536
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
DOI: 10.1109/access.2021.3135827

Federation of 5G services using distributed ledger technologies †

Autori: Kiril Antevski, Carlos J. Bernardos
Pubblicato in: Internet Technology Letters, 3/6, 2020, ISSN 2476-1508
Editore: Wiley Periodicals
DOI: 10.1002/itl2.193

RISMA: Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces Enabling Beamforming for IoT Massive Access

Autori: Placido Mursia, Vincenzo Sciancalepore, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Laura Cottatellucci, Xavier Costa-Perez, David Gesbert
Pubblicato in: IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 2020, Page(s) 1-1, ISSN 0733-8716
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/jsac.2020.3018829

Orchestrating energy-efficient vRANs: Bayesian learning and experimental results

Autori: Ayala Romero, José A.; Garcia-Saavedra, Andres; Costa-Perez, Xavier; Iosifidis, George
Pubblicato in: IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2021, ISSN 1536-1233
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tmc.2021.3123794

Federation in dynamic environments: Can Blockchain be the solution?

Autori: Antevski, Kiril; Bernardos Cano, Carlos Jesús
Pubblicato in: EEE Communications Magazine, 2021, ISSN 0163-6804
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/mcom.001.2100585

LACO: A Latency-Driven Network Slicing Orchestration in Beyond-5G Networks

Autori: Lanfranco Zanzi, Vincenzo Sciancalepore, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Hans D. Schotten, Xavier Costa-Perez
Pubblicato in: IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 2020, Page(s) 1-1, ISSN 1536-1276
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/twc.2020.3027963

Monitoring in fog computing: state-of-the-art and research challenges

Autori: Abreha, Haftay Gebreslasie; Bernardos Cano, Carlos Jesús; Oliva Delgado, Antonio de la; Cominardi, Luca; Azcorra Saloña, Arturo
Pubblicato in: Inderscience International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (IJAHUC), 2021, ISSN 1743-8225
Editore: Inderscience Enterprises
DOI: 10.1504/ijahuc.2021.113384

ML-driven Provisioning and Management of Vertical Services in Automated Cellular Networks

Autori: Casetti, C.; Chiasserini, C.; Marcato, S.; Puligheddu, C.; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep; Baranda, Jorge; Brenes, Juan; Bocchi, F.; Landi, Giada; Bakhshi, Bahador
Pubblicato in: IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, 2022, ISSN 1932-4537
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tnsm.2022.3153087

Architecture for integrating vertical customer’s programmability control of network functions and connectivity in a slice-as-a-service schema

Autori: Luis M. Contreras, Samier Barguil, Ricard Vilalta, Victor López
Pubblicato in: EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, 2021/1, 2021, ISSN 1687-1499
Editore: Springer Nature
DOI: 10.1186/s13638-021-01992-6

A genetic algorithm approach for service function chain placement in 5G and beyond, virtualized edge networks

Autori: Magoula, Lina; Barmpounakis, Sokratis; Stavrakakis, Ioannis; Alonistioti, Nancy
Pubblicato in: Elsevier Computer Networks, 2021, ISSN 1389-1286
Editore: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.comnet.2021.108157

Delay and reliability-constrained VNF placement on mobile and volatile 5G infrastructure

Autori: Németh, Balázs; Molner, Nuria; Martín Pérez, Jorge; Bernardos Cano, Carlos Jesús; Oliva Delgado, Antonio de la; Sonkoly, Balázs
Pubblicato in: IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2021, ISSN 1536-1233
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tmc.2021.3055426

Toward intelligent cyber-physical systems: Digital twin meets artificial intelligence

Autori: Groshev, Milan; Magalhaes Guimaraes, Carlos Eduardo; Martín Pérez, Jorge; Oliva Delgado, Antonio de la
Pubblicato in: IEEE Communications Magazine, 2021, ISSN 0163-6804
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/mcom.001.2001237

A multi-criteria decision making approach for scaling and placement of virtual network functions

Autori: Zeydan, Engin; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep; Baranda, Jorge; Martínez, Ricardo; Vettori, Luca
Pubblicato in: Springer Journal of Network and Systems Management, 2021, ISSN 1064-7570
Editore: Kluwer Academic Publishers
DOI: 10.1007/s10922-022-09645-9

Resource orchestration strategies with retrials for latency-sensitive network slicing over distributed telco clouds

Autori: Gharbaoui, M.; Martini, B.; Cecchetti, G.; Castoldi, P.
Pubblicato in: IEEE Access, 2021, ISSN 2169-3536
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
DOI: 10.1109/access.2021.3115173

Service Shifting: A Paradigm for Service Resilience in 5G

Autori: Francesco Malandrino, Carla Fabiana Chiasserini, Giada Landi
Pubblicato in: IEEE Communications Magazine, 57/9, 2019, Page(s) 120-125, ISSN 0163-6804
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/MCOM.2019.1800986

DeepCog: Optimizing Resource Provisioning in Network Slicing with AI-based Capacity Forecasting

Autori: Dario Bega, Marco Gramaglia, Marco Fiore, Albert Banchs, Xavier Costa-Perez
Pubblicato in: IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 2020, Page(s) 1-1, ISSN 0733-8716
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/JSAC.2019.2959245

An Edge-Based Framework for Enhanced Road Safety of Connected Cars

Autori: Marco Malinverno, Josep Mangues-Bafalluy, Claudio Ettore Casetti, Carla Fabiana Chiasserini, Manuel Requena-Esteso, Jorge Baranda
Pubblicato in: IEEE Access, 8, 2020, Page(s) 58018-58031, ISSN 2169-3536
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
DOI: 10.1109/access.2020.2980902

Overview of Architectural Alternatives for the Integration of ETSI MEC Environments from Different Administrative Domains

Autori: Luis M. Contreras, Carlos J. Bernardos
Pubblicato in: Electronics, 9/9, 2020, Page(s) 1392, ISSN 2079-9292
Editore: MDPI
DOI: 10.3390/electronics9091392

Optical transport for Industry 40 [Invited]

Autori: Roberto Sabella, Paola Iovanna, Giulio Bottari, Fabio Cavaliere
Pubblicato in: Journal of Optical Communications and Networking, 12/8, 2020, Page(s) 264, ISSN 1943-0620
Editore: Optical Society of America
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Automated service provisioning and hierarchical SLA management in 5G systems

Autori: Li, Xi; Chiasserini, Carla Fabiana; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep; Baranda, Jorge; Landi, Giada; Martini, Barbara; Costa-Pérez, Xavier; Puligheddu, Corrado; Valcarenghi, Luca
Pubblicato in: IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, 2021, ISSN 1932-4537
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tnsm.2021.3102890

Service based virtual RAN architecture for next generation cellular systems

Autori: Zeydan, Engin; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep; Baranda, Jorge; Requena, Manuel; Turk, Yekta
Pubblicato in: IEEE Access, 2022, ISSN 2169-3536
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
DOI: 10.1109/access.2022.3144534

A model-based approach to multi-domain monitoring data aggregation

Autori: Pastor, Antonio; López, Diego R.; Ordonez-Lucena, Jose; Fernández, Sonia; Folgueira, Jesús
Pubblicato in: Journal of ICT Standardization, 2021, ISSN 2245-800X
Editore: River Publishers
DOI: 10.13052/jicts2245-800x.9210

Optimal Deployment Framework for Multi-Cloud Virtualized Radio Access Networks

Autori: Fahri Wisnu Murti, Jose A. Ayala-Romero, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Xavier Costa-Perez, George Iosifidis
Pubblicato in: IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 2020, Page(s) 1-1, ISSN 1536-1276
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/twc.2020.3040791

TOTP Moving Target Defense for sensitive network services

Autori: Cunha, Vitor A.; Corujo, Daniel; Barraca, Joao P.; Aguiar, Rui L.
Pubblicato in: Elsevier Pervasive and Mobile Computing Journal, 2021, ISSN 1574-1192
Editore: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.pmcj.2021.101412

Multi-domain solutions for the deployment of private 5G networks

Autori: Li, Xi; Magalhaes Guimaraes, Carlos Eduardo; Landi, Giada; Brenes, Juan; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep; Baranda, Jorge; Corujo, Daniel; Cunha, Vitor; Fonseca, João; Alegria, João; Zabala Orive, Aitor; Ordonez-Lucena, Jose; Iovanna, Paola; Bernardos Cano, Carlos Jesús; Mourad, Alain; Costa-Pérez, Xavier
Pubblicato in: IEEE Access, 2021, ISSN 2169-3536
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
DOI: 10.1109/access.2021.3100120

5Growth: An end-to-end service platform for automated deployment and management of vertical services over 5G networks

Autori: Li, Xi; García-Saavedra, Andrés; Costa-Pérez, Xavier; Bernardos Cano, Carlos Jesús; Magalhaes Guimaraes, Carlos Eduardo; Antevski, Kiril; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep; Baranda, Jorge; Zeydan, Engin; Corujo, Daniel; Iovanna, Paola; Landi, Giada; Alonso, Jesus; Paixão, Paulo; Martins, Hugo; Lorenzo, Manuel; Ordonez-Lucena, Jose; López, Diego R.
Pubblicato in: IEEE Communications Magazine, 2021, ISSN 0163-6804
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/mcom.001.2000730

Monitoring Platform Evolution towards Serverless Computing for 5G and Beyond Systems

Autori: Pérez Hernández, Ramón; Benedetti, Priscilla; Pergolesi, Matteo; García Reinoso, Jaime José; Zabala Orive, Aitor; Serrano Yáñez-Mingot, Pablo; Femminella, Mauro; Reali, Gianluca; Steenhaut, Kris; Banchs Roca, Albert
Pubblicato in: IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, 2022, ISSN 1932-4537
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tnsm.2022.3150586

Dimensioning V2N services in 5G networks through forecast-based scaling

Autori: Martín Pérez, Jorge; Kondepu, Koteswararao; De Vleeschauwer, Danny; Reddy, Venkatarami; Magalhaes Guimaraes, Carlos Eduardo; Sgambelluri, Andrea; Valcarenghi, Luca; Papagianni, Chrysa; Bernardos Cano, Carlos Jesús
Pubblicato in: IEEE Access, 2022, ISSN 2169-3536
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
DOI: 10.1109/access.2022.3142346

Live migration of virtual machine and container based mobile core network components: A comprehensive study

Autori: Ramanathan, Shunmugapriya; Kondepu, Koteswararao; Razo, Miguel; Tacca, Marco; Valcarenghi, Luca; Fumagalli, Andrea
Pubblicato in: IEEE Access, 2021, ISSN 2169-3536
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
DOI: 10.1109/access.2021.3099370

Public and non-public network integration for 5Growth Industry 4.0 use cases

Autori: Magalhaes Guimaraes, Carlos Eduardo; Li, Xi; Papagianni, Chrysa; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep; Contreras Murillo, Luis Miguel; Garcia-Saavedra, Andres; Brenes, Juan; San Cristobal, Diego; Alonso, Jesus; Zabala Orive, Aitor; Kainulainen, Jani-Pekka; Mourad, Alain; Lorenzo, Manuel; Bernardos Cano, Carlos Jesús
Pubblicato in: IEEE Communications Magazine, 2021, ISSN 0163-6804
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/mcom.001.2000853

A 5G-based eHealth monitoring and emergency response system: experience and lessons learned

Autori: Antevski, Kiril; Girletti, Luigi; Bernardos Cano, Carlos Jesús; Oliva Delgado, Antonio de la; Baranda, Jorge; Mangues-Bafalluy, Josep
Pubblicato in: IEEE Access, 2021, ISSN 2169-3536
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
DOI: 10.1109/access.2021.3114593

AI-driven, Context-Aware Profiling for 5G and Beyond Networks

Autori: Koursioumpas, Nikolaos; Barmpounakis, Sokratis; Stavrakakis, Ioannis; Alonistioti, Nancy
Pubblicato in: IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, 2021, ISSN 1932-4537
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tnsm.2021.3126948

vrAIn: Deep Learning based Orchestration for Computing and Radio Resources in vRANs

Autori: Jose A. Ayala-Romero, Andres Garcia-Saavedra, Marco Gramaglia, Xavier Costa-Perez, Albert Banchs, Juan J. Alcaraz
Pubblicato in: IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2020, Page(s) 1-1, ISSN 1536-1233
Editore: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/tmc.2020.3043100