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iCIRRUS organised a workshop at WWRF 37 in Kassel, Germany, and project members presented the following:

Philippe Chanclou, ‘Key technical considerations for the path forward for C-RAN and vRAN’

Klaus Grobe, ‘The high-speed fiber future mobile fronthaul’

Howard Thomas, ‘OAM and SON considerations for the future fronthaul/xhaul’

Philippe Sehier, ‘The future of transport networks towards 5G’

ECOC 2016

iCIRRUS co-organised workshop WS03 at ECOC 2016 and presented the following:

Annika Dochhan, ‘Advanced modulation formats for 5G fronthaul-WDM-PON systems’

Nathan Gomes, ‘Converged, Ethernet-based next generation fronthaul’

Philippe Chanclou, ‘The required Fixed Access Network evolutions in order to be ready for 5G’


Chris Murphy of Viavisolutions produced two webinars in 2016: ‘A Revenue-Aware Approach to Self-Organizing Networks (SON)’ and ‘SON and NFV Self Configuration – Easy to do, Tough to do well?’