New 5G, SDN and NFV Networking Concepts

5G

  • Delay intolerant apps
    • Smart Port/Smart City
    • assisted driving for transportation of cargo and people
  • High volume communications
    • Cruise tourism apps
  • High number of connected devices
  • Support of Heterogeneous 5G Networks
    • Ultra Dense Networks
    • Operation in unlicensed bands, etc.

SDN

  • Smart routing
    • Smart integration of edge sensors and mobile devices
  • SDN-enabled 5G system
    • Infrastructure sharing,
    • NFV,
    • OpenStack, etc.

 

 

Internet of Maritime Things

 Smart Navigation and Routing

  • Energy Efficient
  • Emissions
  • Collision Evoidance

Smart Maintenance

  • Smart routing
    • Smart integration of edge sensors and mobile devices

Smart Vessel Management and Performance

 

Smart Transportation

 

  • Smart Logistics
  • Cargo status: Monitoring and Tracing
  • Smart Port/Smart City road and transportation networks

Smart Business Model

 

  • Data analytics for smart business development
  • New business models

 

 

Big Data and Smart Networking

Smart Networking for Diverse Needs in the Maritime Domain

 

  • Infrastructure slicing
  • Short range and long range connectivity for vessels, cargo, transportation

Big Data Analytics towards:

 

  • Creation of different operational profiles (characterized by consumption efficiency, cargo type, route length, ship speed, weather conditions, etc.)
  • Short/long term performance analysis
  • Performance Visualization