5TONIC and IMDEA Networks Institute are pleased to announce that Artesyn Embedded Technologies has joined 5TONIC, the first 5G laboratory in Spain. Founded a year ago by experts from Telefonica and the research institute IMDEA Networks, 5TONIC exists as an open ecosystem for innovation and research based in Madrid, which also counts, amongst its growing membership, with Intel, Ericsson Spain, CommScope, Cohere Technologies and University Carlos III of Madrid.
Network functions virtualization and software defined networks, two of the most revolutionary technologies in the ICT sector, are the protagonists of the second edition of the postgraduate courses ‘Master and Specialist in NFV and SDN’ offered by University Carlos III of Madrid in collaboration with Ericsson and IMDEA Networks.
Professor Arturo Azcorra, Chairman of the Expert Advisory Group of the NetWorld2020 European Technology Platform (ETP) and Vice chairman of the 5TONIC Lab, has been invited by the European Commission (EC) to join a European 5G scientific mission to Korea. Experts from both continents meet this week to discuss the present and approaching future of 5G, the ultrafast mobile broadband technology that promises to become the most remarkable communications phenomenon of the decade.
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) has once again participated in the Madrid celebrations of European Researchers' Night, an initiative that is held simultaneously in 250 cities across Europe on the last Friday in September.
Arturo Azcorra, Vice-chair of 5TONIC, Director of IMDEA Networks and Professor at University Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M), participated in the 2016 edition of the European Researchers' Night as part on an event about 5G communications organized by UC3M.