Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Project: Programmable datacenter for IIoT applications

Acronym: METRICS
Main Objective:
Integrate HaRTES real-time switching platform with OpenFlow protocol;
Integrate HaRTES with WiFi Access Points;
Propose enhancements to the OpenFlow specification to include real-time features;
Carry out real-time management of network resources with real-time enhanced SDN;
Showcase SDN real-time capabilities, disseminating OpenFlow within the industry, particularly with the
project partners Altran and Altice;
Foster collaborations among four complementary groups in IT, thus creating critical mass to make a leap
forward towards the IIoT and contribute to a state of the art Industry.
Funding: IT
Start Date: 01-07-2016
End Date: 01-03-2018
Team: Pedro Alexandre Sousa Gonçalves, Paulo Bacelar Reis Pedreiras, Joaquim José de Castro Ferreira, Francisco Manuel Marques Fontes, Luis Miguel Pinho de Almeida, Sérgio Armindo Lopes Crisóstomo, Sérgio Figueiredo
Groups: Telecommunications and Networking – Av, Embedded Systems – Av, Network Architectures and Protocols – Av, Networked Systems – Po
Partners: Altran
Local Coordinator: Pedro Alexandre Sousa Gonçalves

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