IMDEA Networks Institute and Telefónica R&D have established a Research and Innovation Laboratory focusing on 5G Technologies. The laboratory, with the acronym 5TONIC, is intended to be an open research and innovation ecosystem focused on 5G technologies, in which industry and academia come together to boost technology and business innovative ventures. The main Laboratory site will be located at IMDEA Networks’ headquarters in Leganés, Madrid.


Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) is currently one of the most revolutionary technologies in the ICT sector. University Carlos III of Madrid concluded yesterday a two-day workshop on this topic organized in collaboration with 5TONIC, which was aimed at introducing professionals and students to this intriguing research field.