5G-SOLUTIONS will provide:

  1. Validation of more than 140 KPIs for 20 innovative and heterogeneous use cases that require 5G performance capabilities and that are expected to have a high future commercialization potential. These use cases will be field trialed separately as well as concurrently with real end-user are through ICT-17’s 5G-EVE Italy and 5G-VINNI Norway, Greece, Ireland and Belgium facilities, thus validating their conformance to target 5G KPIs specified for each use case, as well as their business potential, ethical and social acceptance.
  2. Technological enablers for facilitating the execution of the field trials in an automated way, including:
    • a unified cross-domain service orchestrator enabling multidomain slicing and 5G service lifecycle automation
    • an innovative smart KPI visualization system for facilitating the near real-time analysis, presentation, benchmarking and performance validation of reference 5G network KPIs against predefined target values
    • intent-based APIs for stimulating innovation and fostering the development, portability and provisioning of new innovative applications by SMEs
  3. Significant contribution to 5G standardization to a number of SDOs and open fora, such as 3GPP, ETSI, ITU-T, IETF, ONF, NGMN, EBU, etc.