Information-Centric Networking Beyond Baseline Scenarios: Research Advances and Implementation

| Information-Centric Networking (ICN) has received significant attention in recent years, mainly driven by the fact that distributing and manipulating information has become the major function on the Internet today. Unlike the traditional host-centric networking paradigm where information is obtained by contacting specified named hosts, ICN aims at providing native network primitives for efficient information retrieval by directly naming and operating on information objects. weiterlesen

Network and Service Virtualization

| The introduction of software-defined networking (SDN) and network function virtualization (NFV) has altered in a wholesale manner the way to view, and plan for, network infrastructure evolution in the forthcoming decade. The first steps in network virtualization are already taking place today, although more often than not through a piecemeal approach in which hardware-based network elements are replaced by software-based alternatives. weiterlesen

Project News

DRIVE C2X proves Europe is ready for cooperative systems roll-out

| The EC co-funded project DRIVE C2X provides proof that cooperative systems work and demonstrates a positive impact on safety, travel efficiency and the environment, with high user acceptance.  weiterlesen

DRIVE C2X final event in Berlin on July 16-17

| For the first time results of field operational tests (FOTs) involving seven test sites from all over Europe are brought together. A common reference system for Car 2 X communication was rolled out and comprehensive results can be discussed on a European scale. With these results discussions about deployment become tangible. weiterlesen