Towards automated service-oriented lifecycle management for 5G networks

5G networks will be a key enabler for the Internet of Things by providing a platform to connect a massive number of devices with heterogeneous sets of network quality requirements. 5G network operators will have to solve the complex challenge of managing network services for diverse customer sectors, with different requirements. This Best Paper Award winning article presents the current state of our work on automating part of the network service lifecycle management using knowledge management- and decision support techniques.

Full abstract in IEEE Xplore, DOI: 10.1109/ETFA.2015.7301660


Rafia Inam, Athanasios Karapantelakis, Konstantinos Vandikas, Leonid Mokrushin, Aneta Vulgarakis Feljan, and Elena Fersman

Presented 2015-09-08, IEEE 20th Conference on Emerging Technologies & Factory Automation (ETFA)

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