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How network operators can enhance Ambient Assisted Living applications through Next Generation Networks
Año:2013
Áreas de investigación
  • Biomedicina
Datos
Descripción
Within the technological framework of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), consumers are currently requesting multimedia services with simplicity of use, reliability, security and service availability through mobile and fixed access. Network operators are proposing the Next Generation Networks (NGN) to address the challenges of providing both services and network convergence. Apart from these considerations, there is a need to provide social and healthcare assistance services in order to support the progressive aging in the elderly population. In order to achieve this objective, the Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) initiative proposes ICT systems and services to promote autonomy and an independent life among the elderly. This paper describes the design and implementation of a group of services, called ?service enablers?, which helps AAL applications to be supported in NGN. The presented enablers are identified to support the teleconsulting applications requirements in an NGN environment, involving the implementation of a virtual waiting room, a virtual whiteboard, a multimedia multiconference and a vital-signs monitoring presence status. A use case is defined and implemented to evaluate the developed enablers' performance.
Internacional
Si
JCR del ISI
Si
Título de la revista
Journal of Ambient Intelligence And Smart Environments
ISSN
1876-1364
Factor de impacto JCR
1,298
Información de impacto
Volumen
5
DOI
Número de revista
2
Desde la página
237
Hasta la página
250
Mes
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Participantes
  • Autor: Jaime Tarjuelo Gutierrez (UPM)
  • Autor: Borja Rodríguez Vila (UPM)
  • Autor: Enrique Javier Gomez Aguilera (UPM)
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  • Creador: Centro o Instituto I+D+i: Centro de tecnología Biomédica CTB
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