SliceNet

About this project:

SliceNet has made substantial achievements in building a framework for network slicing across multiple administrative domains, facilitating early and smooth adoption of 5G slices for verticals to achieve their demanding use cases, and managing the QoE for slice services. The framework can be used by verticals in many sectors. Many achievements were also made by the project team in dissemination, exploitation and standardisation.

Main objectives:

  • 5G Smart Grid Use Case
    • Self-healing for a smarter grid
  • 5G Media/Smart Ambulance Use Case
    • Ambulance as a connection hub for the emergency equipment and wearable
  • 5G Smart City Use Case
    • Water metering and Intelligent Public Lighting system

UWS Role:

The University of the West of Scotland is responsible for ensuring the technical and scientific deliverables met the project’s technical and scientific objectives, according to schedule. The Technical Coordinator works in close cooperation with the WP and task leaders, monitoring the progress of the technical work, monitoring the release of Deliverables, and guaranteeing that the technical outcomes from different work packages are coherent. He will also be in charge of the Quality Management procedures, guaranteeing that all results meet quality standards defined for the project. Including: (1) Reviewing the project’s technical and scientific strategy; (2) Monitor the fulfilment of the project’s objectives; (3) Manage the identification of risks and mitigation measures; (4) Monitor the quality of deliverables and outcomes; (5) Chair the Advisory Board.

List of participants:

EU Consortium of 15 partners,technically led by UWS.

 Partner Country
Project CoordinatorEurescomGermany 
Technical Coordinator University of the West of Scotland United Kingdom
Altice Labs
Nextworks S.R.LItaly 
 Ericsson Telecomunicazioni SpAItaly 
IBM Israel Science and Technology LimitedIsrael 
 EurecomFrance
  Universitat Politècnica de CatalunyaSpain 
 RedZinc Service Ltd.Ireland
 The Hellenic Telecommunications Organisation S.A.Greece 
Orange RomaniaOrange FranceRomania France
EFACEC EnergiaPortugal
 Dell EMC Ireland
 Creative Systems EngineeringGreece
  Cork Institute of TechnologyIreland

Website and social media:

slicenet.eu

Contact:

contact@slicenet.eu

Project Coordinators:
Maria Barros, Eurescom GmbH
Anastasius Gavras, Eurescom GmbH
Eurescom GmbH, 69123 Heidelberg, Germany.
+49(0)6221 989 308

Technical Project Managers:
Jose M. Alcaraz Calero, University of the West of Scotland
Qi Wang, University of the West of Scotland