Changes between Version 10 and Version 11 of GEC15Agenda/WiMAXUpdate


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10/18/12 13:51:18 (7 years ago)
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  • GEC15Agenda/WiMAXUpdate

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    1111== Description ==
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    13 This session will first review several WiMAX deployment tasks and issues.  [[BR]]
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    15 Next, it will consider how to find and support GENI WiMAX experimenters.  [[BR]]
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    17 Finally, it will review the status of WiMAX site deployments and extensions, plus plans for local experiments.  [[BR]] 
     13This session will first review Spiral 5 goals for GENI WiMAX campus deployments and experiments.  [[BR]]
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     15Next, it will review the status of GENI WiMAX site deployments and extensions, plus plans for local experiments.  [[BR]] 
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     17Finally, review several WiMAX deployment tasks and issues.  [[BR]]
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    3334Harry Mussman (GPO) [[BR]]
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    35 a)  Goals for GENI WiMAX site deployments: [[BR]]
    36   Satisfy needs of local research experiments [[BR]]
    37   Support multi-site experiments, e.g., MobilityFirst   [[BR]]
    38   Support remote experimenters [[BR]]
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    40   Support multi-site applications? [[BR]]
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    42   Are we missing something?  support for instruction? [[BR]]
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    44 b)  Sol 2 base station deployments: [[BR]]
    45   Update to include OMF/OML structures, including LoginService [[BR]]
    46   Add GENI AM API [[BR]]
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    48   Complete, and update to new software that support multiple VLANs, etc. [[BR]]
    49   Connect via switch to I2 backbone, via OF switches if there [[BR]]
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    51   Consider how to setup multi-site slice, and include other GENI resources [[BR]]
    52   Consider federated operation [[BR]]
    53   Consider adding WiFi AP to support dual-homed experiments, e.g., MobilityFirst [[BR]]
     36a)  Where necessary, complete deployments planned for Spiral 4:  [[BR]]
     37 Get experimental frequency from the FCC, that does not interfere with Clearwire services  [[BR]]
     38 Install Airspan base station(s), with local NetSpan management system  [[BR]]
     39 Optional when multiple cells:  backhaul control and data traffic to central equipment site  [[BR]]
     40 Add OMF/OML structures, including LoginService [[BR]]
     41 Connect via switch to I2 backbone, via OF switches if there [[BR]]
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     43b)  Plan local research experiments for Spiral 5  [[BR]]
     44 Focus on goals, configurations, steps  [[BR]]
     45 Identify necessary extended site capabilities needed in Spiral 5  [[BR]]
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     47c)  Complete deployments of necessary extended site capabilities needed in Spiral 5:  [[BR]]
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     49d)  Support unified GENI operations:  [[BR]]
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     51e)  Support and complete experiments:  [[BR]]
     52  Local research experiments [[BR]]
     53  Experiments by remote experimenters, including those at tutorials  [[BR]]
     54  Classroom instruction experiments  [[BR]]
     55  Multi-site experiments, e.g., MobilityFirst   [[BR]]
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     57f)  CONCERN: how can we get all of this done? [[BR]]
     58  Common platforms and services  [[BR]]
     59  Clear plans, good schedules  [[BR]]
     60  Close cooperation!!  [[BR]]
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    55 c)  Sol 3 base station deployments: [[BR]]
    56   Consider 3.6GHz operation? [[BR]]
    57   Study commercial campus deployments, to understand coverage and applications:  U Colorado, Boulder;  Northern Mich U;  UMass Dartmouth [[BR]]
    58   Order Airspan base stations and related items, for delivery 1/2012 [[BR]]
    59   Complete installation within Spiral 4!  (within 1 year) [[BR]]
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    61   Decide on how to provide ASN-GW for handover [[BR]]
    62   Consider open-source ASN-GW?  or ASN-GW from Airspan? [[BR]]
    63   How could we use Wisconsin mobility engine? [[BR]]
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    65   [http://groups.geni.net/geni/attachment/wiki/GEC12WiMaxDeploymentAndExperimentation/UoC%20-%20MacroMAXe%20RF%20Plan%20V1.1.pptx  Airspan Deployment Plan for Univ Colorado at Boulder][[BR]]
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    67 d)  Mobile stations: [[BR]]
    68   Reference MS is Linux netbook, with Intel WIMAX modem card, internal or external [[BR]]
    69   Reference vehicular MS? [[BR]]
    70   Reference handset MS?  Need to be able to unlock Sprint-supported device? [[BR]]
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    72 e)  Experiment support: [[BR]]
    73   Move to OMF/OML, for better support and for easier sharing [[BR]]
    74   Consider alternate techniques for throughput measurements [[BR]]
    75   Consider how to setup multi-site slice, and include other GENI resources [[BR]]
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    77   GIMI project committed to supporting WiMAX sites [[BR]]
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    79   How can we make it easy for experimenters? [[BR]]
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    81 f) Other topics: [[BR]]
    82   Interworking with carriers (Clemson) [[BR]]
    83   Use of carrier resources, i.e., WiNTeB [[BR]]
    84   How could we add LTE?  any match of equipment, frequencies and mobile stations? [[BR]]
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    86 g)  CONCERN: [[BR]]
    87   Do not have resources to do all of the above!  how do we decide? [[BR]]
    88   What is the best way to support campus projects? [[BR]]
    89   What is the best way to support experimenters? [[BR]]
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