HyCell: Enabling GREEN base station operations in software-defined radio access networks

  title={HyCell: Enabling GREEN base station operations in software-defined radio access networks},
  author={Tao Zhao and Liumeng Wang and Xi Zheng and Sheng Zhou and Zhisheng Niu},
  journal={2015 IEEE International Conference on Communication Workshop (ICCW)},
  • Tao Zhao, Liumeng Wang, Z. Niu
  • Published 20 March 2015
  • Computer Science, Business
  • 2015 IEEE International Conference on Communication Workshop (ICCW)
The radio access networks (RANs) need to support massive and diverse data traffic with limited spectrum and energy. To cope with this challenge, software-defined radio access network (SDRAN) architectures have been proposed to renovate the RANs. However, current researches lack the design and evaluation of network protocols. In this paper, we address this problem by presenting the protocol design and evaluation of hyper-cellular networks (HyCell), an SDRAN framework making base station (BS… 

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