Challenges and Enabling Technologies in 5G Wearable Communications

  title={Challenges and Enabling Technologies in 5G Wearable Communications},
  author={Haijian Sun and Zekun Zhang and Apostolos Papathanassiou and Yi Qian},
With the ever increasing penetration of wearable devices into our daily lives, traditional communication networks that are mainly designed for human being oriented applications are facing tremendous challenges. The upcoming 5G wireless system aims to support unprecedented high capacity, low latency, and massive connectivity. In this article, we evaluate key challenges in wearable communications. A cloud/edge communication architecture that integrates cloud radio access network, software defined… CONTINUE READING


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