A Framework to Evaluate 5G Networks for Smart and Fail-Safe Communications in ERTMS/ETCS

@inproceedings{Canonico2017AFT,
  title={A Framework to Evaluate 5G Networks for Smart and Fail-Safe Communications in ERTMS/ETCS},
  author={Roberto Canonico and Stefano Marrone and Roberto Nardone and Valeria Vittorini},
  booktitle={RSSRail},
  year={2017}
}
ETCS is an European system for high speed trains control and protection within ERTMS, the European standard for rail traffic management system. ERTMS/ETCS implementations use GSM-R for communications. As GSM-R is becoming obsolete, the adoption of more advanced technologies is investigated for next generation trains. New communication systems for railway infrastructures are expected to overcome the limitations of GSM-R, providing enhanced performance and reliability, as well as safety and… 
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