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COOJA and Testbed Federation/TWIST growing together

Two COOJA plugins and manuals have been published to integrate the TWIST testbed in COOJA and to take checkpoints and perform rollbacks both in TWIST and COOJA.


Call for Papers: CONET/UBICITEC 2013

The 4th International Workshop on Networks of Cooperating Objects for Smart Cities 2013 (CONET/UBICITEC 2013), colocated with CPSWeek 2013, accepts submissions until January 28th, 2013.


Newsletter issue #19

The 19th CONET newsletter has been published. You can read on Virtual Organizations for Multi-Model Based Embedded Systems and on the UvA Bird Tracking System.


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Telecom Italia (TI), Italy

The Telecom Italia Group is a major Italian enterprise and a key European strategic ICT player. Driven by technological innovation and a commitment to service excellence, Group companies operate in fixed-line and mobile telecommunications, Internet & Media, Information Technologies. Most of the R&D activities of the Group are performed inside the Innovation and R&D Departments of Telecom Italia and involve around 1600 researchers and technicians with an average investment of 600 MEuro per year. Main research areas are: the evolution of mobile communication, from third generation mobile systems to a variety of overlapping wireless networks increasing access flexibility (WiFi, UWB, WiMax, MoFi); the diffusion of broadband bandwidth, studying affective techno-economic solutions to deploy optical fibers; the dissemination of identification and localization systems embedding tagging technologies within telecommunication functionality. The R&D personnel of Telecom Italia has been involved since the beginning in the European Union Framework Programs (starting ESPRIT program in 1983) and continues being one the primary European collaborators in terms of both finance and the number of projects. In the Fifth Framework Program Telecom Italia has been involved in several IST Projects, being the largest industrial participation in such Program, and has been coordinator of the IMAP, GRACE, LION, OCCAMM, WINEGLASS projects. In the Sixth Framework Program Telecom Italia is involved in more than 40 Projects and is coordinator of the NOBEL, ENABLE and CASCADAS projects.

  

Claudio Borean has worked as a Network Researcher for Telecom Italia Lab, the Telecom Italia Research Center, since 2002. He received an Electronic Engineering Master Degree from Politecnico di Torino in 2000, and a "Master in Telecommunication" as IP Network Architect from ISGRR institute. He has worked in several research projects about Next Generation Wireless LAN (60GHz WLAN), RFID technology and services evolution and Wireless Microdevices networks. He contributed to several patents about ZigBee SIM architecture and emerging RFID services. He is the Telecom Italia delegate for ZigBee Alliance since 2004 and then Chairman of ZigBee Telecom Applications Group since 2006. His contribution to the ZigBee standard evolution concerned proposals related to application profiles, definition of wireless sensor network gateway functionalities and low power router features in ZigBee protocol stack.