This 5G-PICTURE demonstration focuses on converged Fronthaul and backhaul services in a smart city environment. 5G-PICTURE leverages an integrated 5G city testbed in the city of Bristol, which provides a heterogeneous data plane integrating together the programmable technologies of 5G-PICTURE over which a variety of network functions will be orchestrated to support jointly FH and BH services.
In terms of 5G functionalities, 5G-PICTURE investigates:
Location: Bristol (UK)
Partners involved: Airrays GmbH, Blu Wireless Technology Ltd, CNIT, COSMOTE, EURECOM, i2CAT, IHP, Mellanox Technologies Ltd, Telecom Italia (TIM), TU Dresden, University of Bristol, Zeetta Networks
Other partners: ADVA Optical Networking, COMSA Industrial, Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya (public company for transportation, trucking, railroad), Huawei Technologies Duesseldorf GmbH, TransPacket AS, University of Paderborn, University of Thessaly