Scenarios for 5G networks: The COHERENT approach

Alexandras Kostopoulos, George Agapiou, Fang-Chun Kuo, Kostas Pentikousis, Antonio Cipriano, Dorin Panaitopol, Dimitri Marandin, Karol Kowalik, Konstantinos Alexandris, Chia-Yu Chang, Navid Nikaein, Mariana Goldhamer, Adrian Kliks, Rebecca Steinert, Aarne Mämmelä, Tao Chen

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    Efficient coordination among network elements and optimal resource utilization in heterogeneous mobile networks (HMNs) is a key factor for the success of future 5G systems. The COHERENT project focuses on developing an innovative programmable control and coordination framework which is aware of the underlying network topology, radio environment and traffic conditions, and can efficiently coordinate available spectrum resources. In this paper, we provide a set of scenarios and use cases that the COHERENT project intends to address.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationTelecommunications (ICT), 2016 23rd International Conference on
    PublisherIEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
    ISBN (Electronic)978-1-5090-1990-8
    Publication statusPublished - 30 Jun 2016
    MoE publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
    Event23rd International Conference on Telecommunications: Expansion to Small - Makedonia Palace, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Duration: 16 May 201618 May 2016
    Conference number: 23


    Conference23rd International Conference on Telecommunications
    Abbreviated titleICT 2016


    • 5G scenarios
    • 5G use cases
    • COHERENT project
    • software defined networking


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