OpenBaton: the new open-source platform for virtualization of network functions
Fraunhofer FOKUS offers with OpenBaton the first open-source ETSI NFV standard-compliant platform for the virtualization of network functions. It addresses both network-operators as well as cloud computing service providers and is suitable for the virtualization of 5G and critical networks, as well as M2M and multimedia platforms.
Software Defined Wireless Networks (SDWN): Part 1
One of the feature topics in the November 2015 issue of IEEE Communications Magazine is Software Defined Wireless Networks (SDWN), a cost-effective and adaptable solution to meet the increasing demand for dynamic services from wireless networks.
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A Global Consciousness for Security
Consciousness of machines share the same functioning principle as human consciousness: integrating encoded information collected from the world, predicting events and then inferring decisions. Tomorrow, hopefully, conscious machines may help us in analyzing threats and defending our personal security.