The IFEMA LAB 5G research team is working on the development of 5G prototypes based on four applications: “Augmented Trade Fair”, “Time Travel”, “Translator” and “Teleport”. The prototypes will be presented at the forthcoming staging of the International Tourism Trade Fair organised by IFEMA from 17 to 21 January at Feria de Madrid.
12 Dec 2017
This week marks a quarter of a century since the first SMS, a service that forever changed communication between people. With the new technology, users went from making calls, to having writing as the main tool of interaction. Text messaging was the precursor to the online services that predominate today.
11 Dec 2017
The engineering firm from Burgos is working with 5TONIC on a project to centralise AGV decision-making
07 Dec 2017
The new generation of 5G mobile networks is the future of the Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) sector - a true technological revolution that will deliver the Internet of Things and is being driven by R&D+i initiatives like '5TONIC', Spain’s leading 5G innovation laboratory.
“Bringing academic and industrial research together helps to come up with true innovations, meaning technology advances that actually have an impact on the market”
04 Dec 2017
Interview with Heinrich Stüttgen, Vice President of NEC Laboratories Europe.
01 Dec 2017
The Rector of University Carlos III of Madrid, Professor Juan Romo, accompanied by the Director of the Higher Polytechnic School, Professor Daniel Segovia and the Director of the Department of Telematics Engineering, Professor Mario Muñoz, visited last week the headquarters of IMDEA Networks Institute, and performed the honorary opening of newly refurbished research space in the building. IMDEA Networks is a research organization on computer and communication networks that has placed Madrid as a leading European region in the design and creation today of the networks of tomorrow.
Ericsson and Telefonica successfully test 5G-ready Agnostic Transport for Radio (Fronthaul & Backhaul) and Fixed Enterprise Access as part of the eXHAUL Project
23 Nov 2017
Ericsson has announced the successful testing of eXHAUL Project, a novel network concept which provides agnostic transport for Radio (Fronthaul & Backhaul) and Fixed Enterprise Access, supporting the current CPRI, eCPRI, Ethernet and future 5G fronthaul interfaces.
21 Nov 2017
By 2020, 5G technology will mark a revolution in telecommunications, boosting the development of robotics and the Internet of Things with its faster speeds. Ever-greater numbers of devices will be able to connect and capacity improved with data processing being done while the data is being transported.
17 Nov 2017
Researchers at IMDEA Networks (Spain) in collaboration with University of Haifa (Israel) have developed an underwater acoustic system for the localization of marine mammals, underwater vehicles and other sound sources in the ocean, using no more than a single hydrophone (basically an underwater microphone) as a receiver.
European and Taiwanese industrial and academic partners join to develop a 5G Convergent Virtualised Radio Access Network Living at the Edge
06 Nov 2017
The 5G-CORAL project aims at delivering a convergent 5G multi-RAT access through an integrated virtualised edge and fog solution that is flexible, scalable, and interoperable with other domains including transport (fronthaul, backhaul), core and clouds. 5G-CORAL is part of the European H2020 ‘5G Infrastructure Public Private Partnership’ (5G-PPP).