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3GPP to study the enhancement needed for LTE-based eMBMS to meet the 5G requirements

3GPP held in June 2018 the RAN plenary meeting in La Jolla (USA), where the final scope of Release 16 study items and work items was defined. One of the topics that 5G-Xcast is following closely is the multicast/broadcast support for Release 16. There have been earlier attempts to introduce a Study Item on 5G [...]

By | 2018-08-01T13:26:48+00:00 August 1st, 2018|News|0 Comments

5G-Xcast 5th Face to Face Meeting hosted by TUAS in Turku

The Finnish forest was the venue for the 5th 5G-Xcast face-to-face meeting, hosted by Turku University of Applied Sciences (TUAS) in the beautiful and historic city of Turku, Finland. From the 3rd to the 5th of July, 5G-Xcast partners came back together to track the progress of the seven work packages and prepare the mid-term [...]

By | 2018-07-10T15:25:48+00:00 July 10th, 2018|Meetings, News|0 Comments

5G-Xcast participation at the IEEE BMSB 2018

Last week, the Institute of Telecommunications and Multimedia Applications (iTEAM) of the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) hosted the 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Broadband Multimedia Systems and Broadcasting (BMSB'18). The conference focused on 5G applications as 2018 will be the first year for normative specification of the fifth generation of wireless systems 5G. 5G-Xcast partners were heavily [...]

By | 2018-06-12T21:35:28+00:00 June 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5G-Xcast Second Advisory Board Meeting

5G-Xcast had a meeting with the Advisory Board at the IEEE BMSB 2018 conference in Valencia. The meeting was the chance to discuss the progress of the project in the first year and to obtain feedback from the Advisory Board members. The Advisory Board meeting attendees had the chance to attend the tutorial one day [...]

By | 2018-06-07T13:50:17+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Meetings, News|0 Comments

Initial planning in D6.1 for the test-beds development completed

5G-Xcast has completed the work in D6.1 for the initial planning of test-beds, showcases, demonstrators and trials development, carried out within WP6 in the first year of the project. Although the work in D6.1 will not be public, it serves as a reference for the rest of public deliverables in WP6. The use cases to be [...]

By | 2018-06-05T13:15:33+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Deliverable D4.1. on Mobile Core Networks available!

5G-Xcast is proud to announce that deliverable D4.1 on Mobile Core Networks is now released and can be downloaded from this link. The document describes the 5G-Xcast mobile core network architecture, which enables multicast and broadcast capabilities based on 5G architecture defined in 3GPP Release 15. The proposed architectures will be the target for the technical [...]

By | 2018-06-05T15:32:38+00:00 June 1st, 2018|Deliverable, News|0 Comments

5G-Xcast presentation at the World Broadcasting Union-Internet Media Connectivity Group (WBU-IMCG)

Dr. Athul Prasad from Nokia presented an overview of 5G and the 5G-Xcast project at the World Broadcasting Union-Internet Media Connectivity Group (WBU-IMCG) forum at the Turner Broadcasting System headquarters in Atlanta, USA. The talk covered the key technology elements of 5G, and the key value proposition that 5G-Xcast offers to the media and entertainment [...]

By | 2018-05-31T10:24:41+00:00 May 31st, 2018|News, Presentation|0 Comments

5G-Xcast Presentation at the IEEE 5G Summit in Brasilia

Dr. Belkacem Mouhouche, innovation manager of the 5G-Xcast project, gave a talk on the “5G broadcast use cases and their impact on society and citizens" at the 5G summit in Brasilia, Brazil, on May the 22nd 2018. Belkacem also participated in a panel discussion on the "5G Impact on the Society" where participants discussed how [...]

By | 2018-05-29T10:57:59+00:00 May 29th, 2018|News, Panel, Presentation|0 Comments

5G-Xcast activities at the EUCNC 2018 conference

5G-Xcast will be present at the EUCNC 2018 conference that taking place from 19-th 21-st of June in Ljubljana, Slovenia with several activities including a workshop (with a keynote speech, a project presentation and a panel), a booth and a technical paper. Workshop on "Vertical Industries & Services for 5G (VIS5G)": 5G-Xcast will be organising [...]

By | 2018-05-29T08:11:51+00:00 May 29th, 2018|News, Presentation, Workshop|0 Comments

5G-Xcast activity at the IEEE BMSB 2018 conference

5G-Xcast is heavily involved in the IEEE International Symposium on Broadband Multimedia Systems and Broadcasting (BMSB) that will be held in the beautiful city of Valencia (Spain) from the 6th to the 8th of June 2018. IEEE BMSB 2018 will feature a wide technical and industry program covering the latest research and innovation in multimedia systems [...]

By | 2018-05-15T14:42:02+00:00 May 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments