Monthly Archives: October 2015

Competition in 5G-PPP

The European Commision has granted approval for the project proposal “5G Exchange” (5GEx) related to the 5GPPP initiative. The competition was tough as only 17 out of 78 proposals were funded. The 5GEx consortium is lead by Ericsson and consists of 5 major telecom operators, major telecom manufacturers, several highly ranked universities  and SMEs.



Today, multi-domain/technology control plane structures for joint compute, software, network and Virtualized Network Function orchestration are created in a static manner as a result of different management actions; we believe that such control plane structures must be created, configured, re-configured and decommissioned on demand. Therefore, we research, design, implement and evaluate protocols and functionalities related to this/these inter-domain interface(s).