The great ambition of the networked society is to connect everything, everywhere, all the time. But the ideal of seamless communications poses fundamental challenges to legacy networks that the new 5G communication networks currently under development need to solve. One of such challenges is supporting the significant growth of traffic demands. Next generation services such as mobile cloud service, gaming, social-networking applications and 3D immersive applications require massive capacity and higher data rates than current 4G networks are unable to sustain.
The IMDEA Institutes have appeared on the Primera Hora show presented by Javier García Mateo on Gestiona Radio
19 Sep 2017
Javier García Mateo, the presenter of Primera Hora (Gestiona Radio) has invited some researchers from the IMDEA institutes to share his programme.
18 Sep 2017
The publication “Performance Modeling of Vehicular Floating Content in Urban Settings” has been awarded the Best Student Paper Award at the reputed International Teletraffic Congress (ITC 29), which took place from 4-8 September 2017, in Genoa, Italy.
14 Sep 2017
Professor Arturo Azcorra, IMDEA Networks’ director and one of the top European experts on the fifth generation of mobile communication networks (5G), participated as an invited speaker in the 4th Taipei 5G Summit, «The Power of New Radio & Edge Intelligence» under the invitation of the 5G office of Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs. The Taipei summit has provided important clues about the future of 5G network technology as the driving force behind an unprecedented transformation in the world of business and communications.
08 Sep 2017
The IFEMA LAB 5G is an innovative research hub to develop solutions, features, and new services using 5G technology to be displayed at FITUR 2018, the International Tourism Trade Fair organized yearly in Spain.
06 Sep 2017
Researchers at IMDEA Networks are working on a €340.000 project called ThreatDetect, funded by the NATO Science for Peace and Security (SPS) Programme. The project aims at building an autonomous platform for securing marine infrastructures from external threats, such as intruding divers.
01 Sep 2017
Professor Arturo Azcorra, IMDEA Networks’ director and one of the top European experts on the fifth generation of mobile communication networks (5G), has been invited by the 5G office of Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs to participate in the 4th Taipei 5G Summit, «The Power of New Radio & Edge Intelligence».
14 Aug 2017
Do you want to understand more about how the Internet is connected in Africa? IMDEA Networks Institute participates in the ARDA (African Route-collectors Data Analyzer) system, which it has jointly designed in collaboration with the Internet Society – ISOC. Rodérick Fanou (IMDEA Networks Institute and UC3M) and Victor Sánchez-Agüero (IMDEA Networks Institute and UC3M) were the lead developers of ARDA 1.0. under the supervision of Dr. Francisco Valera (UC3M).
07 Aug 2017
Dr. Heinrich J. Stüttgen, Vice President of NEC Laboratories Europe, has been appointed member of the Board of Trustees and of the Scientific Council of IMDEA Networks Institute. The Board is the highest organ of governance, representation and administration of the Spanish research Institute. As a member of the Scientific Council he will also have an advisory role in all matters pertaining the Institute’s scientific activities, which are focused on the development of the science of networks.
Video presentation of the IFEMA-5TONIC 5G digital innovation laboratory for the tourism and trade fair sector
01 Aug 2017
IFEMA will host the first R+D laboratory for 5G prototypes in the tourism and trade fair sector.