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    • 5G Infrastructures supporting end-user and operational services: the 5G-XHaul architectural perspective 

      Tzanakaki, Anna; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Berberana, Ignacio; Syrivelis, Dimitris; Camps Mur, Daniel; Seyfettin Demirkol, Ilker; Gutiérrez, Jesús; Wei, Qing; Fehske, Albrecht; Eiselt, Michael; Bartelt, Jens; Lyberopoulos, George; Grass, Eckhard; Anastasopoulos, Markos; Korakis, Thanasis; Flegkas, Paris; Pateromichelakis, Emmanouil; Grieger, Michael; Theodoropoulou, Eleni (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
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      We propose an optical-wireless 5G infrastructure offering converged fronthauling/backhauling functions to support both operational and end-user cloud services. A layered architectural structure required to efficiently ...
    • 5G transport network requirements for the next generation fronthaul interface 

      Bartelt, Jens; Vucic, Nikola; Camps Mur, Daniel; García Villegas, Eduard; Seyfettin Demirkol, Ilker; Fehske, Albrecht; Grieger, Michael; Tzanakaki, Anna; Gutiérrez Terán, Jesús; Grass, Eckhard; Lyberopoulos, George; Fettweis, Gerhard (2017-05-15)
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      To meet the requirements of 5G mobile networks, several radio access technologies, such as millimeter wave communications and massive MIMO, are being proposed. In addition, cloud radio access network (C-RAN) architectures ...
    • 5G-XHaul: a converged optical and wireless solution for 5G transport networks 

      Gutiérrez Terán, Jesús; Maletic, Nebojsa; Camps Mur, Daniel; García Villegas, Eduard; Berberana, Ignacio; Anastasopoulos, Markos; Tzanakaki, Anna; Kalokidou, Vaia; Flegkas, Paris; Syrivelis, Dimitris; Korakis, Thanasis; Legg, Peter; Markovic, Dusan; Limperopoulos, George; Bartelt, Jens; Chaudhary, Jay Kant; Grieger, Michael; Vucic, Nikola; Zou, Jim; Grass, Eckhard (Wiley-Blackwell, 2016-07-08)
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      The common European Information and Communications Technology sector vision for 5G is that it should leverage on the strengths of both optical and wireless technologies. In the 5G context, a wide spectra of radio access ...
    • ICT BONE views on the network of the future: the role of optical networking 

      Pattavina, Achille; Vlachos, Kyriakos; Petropoulos, Periklis; Callegati, Franco; Spadaro, Salvatore; Castoldi, Piero; Mitchell, John; Franzl, Gerald; Politi, Tanya; Tzanakaki, Anna; O'Mahony, Michael; Katrinis, Kostas; Van Daele, Peter; Pickavet, Mario; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Stavdas, Alexandros (2010)
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      Part of the activities of the ICT EU Network of Excellence “Building the future Optical Network in Europe” (BONE) project is the development of the European Roadmap on Optical Networking in the context of the “Network ...
    • Performance issues in Optical Burst/Packet Switching 

      Klinkowski, Miroslaw; Careglio, Davide; Aracil Rico, Javier; Azodolmolky, Siamak; García Haro, Juan; Gunreben, Sebastian; Hu, Guoqiang; Izal, Mikel; Kimsas, Andreas; Veiga Gontán, Javier; Tzanakaki, Anna; Tomkos, Ioannis; Spadaro, Salvatore; Scharf, Joachim; Perelló Muntan, Jordi; Pavón Mariño, Pablo; Morató, Daniel; Magaña, Eduardo; Köhn, Martin (Springer, 2009-04-01)
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      This chapter summarises the activities on optical packet switching (OPS) and optical burst switching (OBS) carried out by the COST 291 partners in the last 4 years. It consists of an introduction, five sections with ...
    • Planning of dynamic virtual optical cloud infrastructures: the GEYSERS approach 

      Tzanakaki, Anna; Anastasopoulos, Markos; Landi, Giada; Bernini, Giacomo; Ciulli, Nicola; Riera, Jordi; Escalona Zorita, Eduard; García Espin, Joan Antoni; Hesselbach Serra, Xavier; Figuerola Fernández, Sergi; Peng, Shuping; Nejabati, Reza; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Parniewicz, Damian; Belter, Bartosz (2014-01-01)
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      This article focuses on planning and replanning of virtual infrastructures over optical cloud infrastructures comprising integrated optical network and IT resources. This concept has been developed in the context of the ...
    • Virtual Infrastructures as a service enabling converged optical networks and Data Centres 

      Ferrer Riera, Jordi; Tzanakaki, Anna; Antonescu, Alexandru-Florian; Anastasopoulos, Markos; García Espin, Joan Antoni; Escalona Zorita, Eduard; Peng, Shuping; Landi, Giada; Bernini, Giacomo; Belter, Bartosz; Parniewicz, Damian; Hesselbach Serra, Xavier; Figuerola Fernández, Sergi; Simeonidou, Dimitra (2014-08)
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      Cloud computing service emerged as an essential component of the Enterprise IT infrastructure. Migration towards a full range and large-scale convergence of Cloud and network services has become the current trend for ...
    • Wireless-optical network convergence: enabling the 5G architecture to support operational and end-user services 

      Tzanakaki, Anna; Anastasopoulos, Markos; Berberana, Ignacio; Syrivelis, Dimitris; Flegkas, Paris; Korakis, Thanasis; Camps Mur, Daniel; Seyfettin Demirkol, Ilker; Gutiérrez Terán, Jesús; Grass, Eckhard; Wei, Qing; Pateromichelakis, Emmanouil; Vucic, Nikola; Fehske, Albrecht; Grieger, Michael; Eiselt, Michael; Bartelt, Jens; Fettweis, Gerhard; Lyberopoulos, George; Theodoropoulou, Eleni; Simeonidou, Dimitra (2017-10-01)
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      This article presents a converged 5G network infrastructure and an overarching architecture to jointly support operational network and end-user services, proposed by the EU 5G PPP project 5G-XHaul. The 5G-XHaul infrastructure ...