SDN Network Slicing for URLLC NB-IOT

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Abstract

Current mobile networks are considering mobile devices i.e. User Equipment (UE) associated to a single user. 3GPP has integrated Machine to machine communications and Narrow-Band IoT requirements only in recent releases. The
Internet of Things (IoT) devices are autonomous, large in number and often lacking user interface. Different proprietary management solutions have been proposed and implemented to collect data and manage the IoT devices. This paper presents the results of analyzing 3GPP standards for managing device subscriptions such as the User Data Convergence (UDC). The UDC combined with the usage of SDN delivers network slicing to deliver Ultra Reliable Low Latency (URLLC) for Nb-IoT traffic required for industrial communications. A prototype of the design was developed and tested to check the feasibility and this paper presents the results that show the solution could work under the right setup.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Conference on Electronics, Information, and Communication
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 2020
MoE publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
EventInternational Conference on Electronics, Information, and Communication - Barcelona, Spain
Duration: 19 Jan 202022 Jan 2020
Conference number: 19

Conference

ConferenceInternational Conference on Electronics, Information, and Communication
Abbreviated titleICEIC
CountrySpain
CityBarcelona
Period19/01/202022/01/2020

    Research areas

  • User Data Convergence, NB-IOT, CIOT, SDN, Network Slicing

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