5Growth: 5G-enabled Growth in Vertical Industries

Main Goal

Validate through field-trials the actual performance of 5G system deployed on the premises of vertical industries, and optimize the performance using automation and Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven solutions. Nine use cases in three pilot sectors, Industry 4.0, Transport, and Energy, to be field-trialed on four vertical-owned sites in Spain, Italy, and Portugal.

Nextworks role
Work on Network Slicing for multi-domain environments, Service orchestration and monitoring, integration of MEC in end-to-end composite and nested network services, develop APIs towards verticals for service monitoring and management.

Other key Partners
Ericsson (ES), InterDigital (UK), NEC (DE), Nokia (ES), Altice (PT), TIM (IT), Telefonica (ES), COMAU (IT), EFACEC (PT), CTTC (ES)

Link to project website

R&D Area
5G Networks
Funding Programme
EC H2020, Topic ICT-19-2019: Advanced 5G validation trials across multiple vertical industries
30 months, Start:1/Jun/2019