Journals

J4         : “Software Defined Satellite Cloud RAN”

T. Ahmed et. al.

International Journal of Satellite Communications and Networking, Submitted July 2016.

J3         : “Scheduling Wireless Virtual Network Functions

R. Riggio, A. Bradai, D. Harutyunyan, T. Rasheed , T. Ahmed

In IEEE/IFIP Transactions on Network and Service Management, June 2016. (PDF)

J2         : “SDN/NFV-enabled Satellite Communications Networks: Opportunities, Scenarios and Challenges

R. Ferrús, H. Koumaras, O. Sallent, G. Agapiou, T. Rasheed, M. A. Kourtis, C. Boustie, P. Gélard, T. Ahmed

International journal Physical Communication, Elsevier, accepted for publication. Pre-print (PDF). Available Online: here

J1         : “Enhancing Satellite and Terrestrial Networks Integration through NFV/SDN technologies”

Ramon Ferrús, Oriol Sallent, Tinku Rasheed, Arianna Morelli, Harilaos Koumaras, George Agapiou, Christelle Boustie, Patrick Gélard, Rachid Mestari, Haritos Makis, Thierry Masson

IEEE COMSOC MMTC E-Letter, pp.17-21, July 2015 (PDF)

 

Conferences and Workshops

C9        : “Service oriented cloud CPE as a means of a future terminal”

C. Tsirakis, P. Matzoros, G. Agapiou

56th FITCE Congress, Madrid, (Spain), Sep 14-16, 2017. (Not yet published)

W4        : “X-MANO: An Open-Source Platform for Cross–domain Management and Orchestration”

A. Francescon, G. Baggio, R. Fedrizzi, E. Orsini, R. Riggio

IEEE International Workshop on Open-Source Software Networking (OSSN 2017), Bologna (Italy), 3 July 2017. (PDF)

C8        : “X–MANO: Cross–domain Management and Orchestration of Network Services”

A. Francescon, G. Baggio, R. Fedrizzi, R. Ferrús, I. G. Ben Yahia, R. Riggio

3rd IEEE Conference on Network Softwarization (NetSoft 2017), Bologna (Italy), 3-7 July 2017. (PDF)

C7        : “A traffic distribution scheme for 5G resilient backhauling using integrated satellite networks”

F. Mendoza, R. Ferrús, O. Sallent

13th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC’16), Valencia (Spain), 26-30June 2017. (PDF)

W3        : “Satellite Gateway Diversity in SDN/NFV-enabled satellite ground segment systems”

T. Ahmed, R. Ferrus, R. Fedrizzi, O. Sallent, N. Kuhn, E. Dubois, P. Gelard

1st International Workshop on Satellite Communications - Challenges and Integration in the 5G ecosystem (IEEE ICC 2017), Paris, France, 25 May, 2017. (PDF)

W2        : “Towards SDN/NFV-enabled satellite ground segment systems: Bandwidth on Demand Use Case”

T. Ahmed, R. Ferrus, R. Fedrizzi, O. Sallent

1st International Workshop on Satellite Communications - Challenges and Integration in the 5G ecosystem (IEEE ICC 2017), Paris, France, 25 May, 2017. (PDF)

W1        : “Towards SDN/NFV-enabled satellite ground segment systems: End-to-End Traffic Engineering Use Case”

R. Ferrus, O. Sallent, T. Ahmed, R. Fedrizzi

1st International Workshop on Satellite Communications - Challenges and Integration in the 5G ecosystem (IEEE ICC 2017), Paris, France, 25 May, 2017. (PDF)

C6        : “Flexible Capacity and Traffic Management for Hybrid Satellite-Terrestrial Mobile Backhauling Networks”

F. Mendoza, R. Ferrus, O. Sallent

In Proceedings of 13th International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS'16), Poznan, September 2016. (PDF)

C5         : “On the virtualization and Dynamic Orchestration of Satellite Communication Services”

R. Ferrus, H. Koumaras, O. Sallent, T. Rasheed, E. Duros, R. Riggio, N. Kuhn, P. Gelard, T. Ahmed

In Proceedings of 84th IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC'16-Fall), Montreal, Canada, September 2016. (PDF)

C4         : “Enabling Agile Video Transoding over SDN/NFV-enabled Networks”

H. Koumaras,  M. A. Kourtis, C. Sakkas, C. Xilouris, V. Koumaras, G. Gardikis

In Proceedings of International Conference on Telecommunications and Multimedia (TEMU'16), July 2016. (PDF)

C3         : “In-Service Video Quality Assessment based on SDN/NFV Techniques”

H. Koumaras, M. A. Kourtis, C. Sakkas, G. Xilouris, S. Kolometsos

In Proceedings of 23rd International Conference on Communications (ICT'16), Thessaloniki, May 2016. (PDF)

C2         : “Scylla: A Language for Virtual Network Functions Orchestration in Enterprise WLANs”

Roberto Riggio, Imen Grida Ben Yahiya, Steven Latre, Tinku Rasheed

In Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP International NOMS (Network Operations and Management Symposium), April 2016. (PDF)

C1         : “Virtual Network Function Orchestration in Wireless Networks”

Roberto Riggio, Abbas Bradai, Tinku Rasheed, Julius Schulz-Zander, Slawomir Kuklinski, Toufik Ahmed

In Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP International CNSM (Conference on Network and Service Management), November 2015. (Best Paper Award) (PDF)

 

Demo/Posters

DP3        : “Multi–domain Service Orchestration with X-MANO”

G. Baggio, A. Francescon, R. Fedrizzi

3rd IEEE Conference on Network Softwarization (NetSoft 2017), Bologna (Italy), 3-7 July 2017. Demo (PDF) Poster (PDF)

DP2         : “SDN-based Media Service Provision over Federated Satellite and Terrestrial Networks”

H. Koumaras,  C. Sakkas, C. Xilouris, V. Koumaras, M. A. Kourtis

In Proceedings of European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC'16), June 2016.

DP1         : “SDN/NFV-enabled Satellite Communications: Ground Segment Network Architecture for 5G Integration”

R. Ferrus, H. Koumaras, O. Sallent, T. Rasheed, R. Riggio, N. Kuhn, P. Gelard, T. Ahmed

In Proceedings of European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC'16), June 2016.

 

Videos

V4        : “FNRM Demonstration” (YOUTUBE)

V3        : “NFV Manager: SatCom Gateway Deployment as a Service” (YOUTUBE)

V2        : “NFV Manager: Hybrid Media Distribution with Edge Processing” (YOUTUBE)

V1        : “NFV MANAGER Demonstration” (YOUTUBE)