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Project SONATA announces the 3.0 release

SONATA announces the launch of an upgraded release of its integrated service platform, SONATA 3.0, which includes all the software components developed, integrated, tested and qualified within the time frame of the project. Read our press release here

SONATA Service Platform Release 2.0

SONATA H2020 project, where NCSRD is participating, officially announces the launch of its release 2.0, the third official software release delivered since the project started in July 2015. SONATA is developing a Network Functions Virtualisation (NFV) service framework that provides a programming model and development tool chain for virtualized services, fully integrated with a DevOps-enabled […]

Job opening: R&D Software Engineer

We are seeking a competent software engineer to contribute to cutting-edge innovative developments in the frame of European research projects in the fields of IT and telecom. Required qualifications: Bachelor’s degree (in IT field) At least five years professional experience in software development Expertise in: Java Python C/C++ Web development (HTML/CSS/PHP/Javascript) WebServices/SOAP-XML, RESTful APIs, SOA […]

T-NOVA project releases NFV architecture specification document for VNFaaS

The NFV-focused T-NOVA EC/FP7 research project, led by MNL, released its second specification document, proposing an integrated top-down NFV system architecture for the provision of Virtual Network Functions as-a-Service. The T-NOVA architecture reuses ETSI NFV concepts for the lower architectural layers, while it introduces novel entities, including an NFV Marketplace with the aim of accelerating […]

VNFaaS Use Cases and Requirements document released

T-NOVA project released its first specification document, identifying use cases and requirements for an integrated Virtual Network Functions as-a-Service (VNFaaS) platform, such as the T-NOVA system. From a business point of view, the document proposes multiple value chain configurations, involving actors such as Infrastructure Providers, VNFaaS Service Providers and Function Developers. Elementary VNFaaS use cases […]

T-NOVA at FIA Athens

MNL, as T-NOVA coordinator, in liaison with projects NetIDE, UNIFY and SECURED co-organised a session on “Open platforms and SDN-NFV_a paradigm shift to boost innovative Internet services and applications” at Future Internet Assembly, Athens, March 2014. The session brought together industry experts for a discussion on how open platforms could pave the way toward an […]

FP7 ICT T-NOVA Kick-off meeting

FP7 ICT T-NOVA was organised and hosted at NCSR Demokritos premises by MediaNet Lab. Project T-NOVA has officially started at 1/1/2014 and its duration is 3 years. The project is coordinated by NCSRD (Dr. A. Kourtis). With the aim of promoting the NFV concept, T-NOVA introduces a novel enabling framework, allowing operators not only to […]

MNL presented a study on the effects of Video Transcoding Parameters on Event Detection for Surveillance Systems

Dr. Emmanouil Kafetzakis presented a full paper at IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM), held at Anaheim Marriott Hotel, California, U.S.A., 9-11 December 2013. The ISM conference is an international forum for researchers to exchange information regarding advances in the state of the art and practice of multimedia computing, as well as to identify the […]

Medianetlab entering SDN and NFV Era

Medianet Lab will lead and coordinate FP7 Integrated Project T-NOVA that was submitted in ICT Call 11 (FP7-ICT-2013-11) at Objective ICT-2013.1.1.: Future Networks. T-NOVA project plans to exploit the emerging concept of Network Functions Virtualisation (NFV), migrating network functions originally performed by hardware elements to virtualised infrastructures, deployed as software components. T-NOVA allows operators not […]

Job opening

In the frame of a European research project on Network Function Virtualisation to be soon launched, we are seeking a Network Engineer with the following qualifications: BSc and MSc degrees Specialisation in Programmable Networks (SDN/Openflow) Mastering of L1-L4 protocols Linux administration Fluent use of Greek and English Proficient reporting skills Also appreciated: PhD degree Software […]