in Aveiro

The Portugal experimental Facility-site is hosted by Altice Labs in Aveiro and has been built mainly in the framework of the H2020 ICT-17 5G-VINNI project (https://www.5g-vinni.eu). The figure below represents the main technological building blocks.

Altice Labs 5G Facility site

The infrastructure can be seen in the figure below.

Altice Labs 5G testbed infrastructure

The features supported are:

  • Fully functional and validated indoor 5G SA infrastructure
  • 5G NR – 3.7/3.8 GHz by ASOCS
  • O-RAN compliant CU/DU/RU RAN functional splitting
  • 5G SA Core based on Fraunhofer Fokus’ Open5GCore
  • Automated deployment and lifecycle management of 5G core components by SONATA
  • Integration of several 5G SA CPE devices validated (e.g. Huawei 5G CPE Pro H112-372)
  • Limited support of 5G network slicing (in progress in O5GC)
  • Integration of Open5GCore with Intel Openness for edge computing (AF-controlled traffic steering)