Vertical approach still largely dominates smart devices systems. Even in IoT, proprietary protocols and backend systems are still common. The presented solution aims at harmonizing different standards and architectures, improving sustainability and security. It also allows to use a IaaS approach to further enhance the sensor networks business model.
Recently, the self organization approach has been incorporated into the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) standards in order to implement mechanisms such as auto configuration, auto healing, and self optimization of the deployed network architecture. However, the Self Organization Networks (SONs) functionalities in Long Term Evolution (LTE) do not… (More)