MUSE - MUlti Service access Everywhere

Vitor Ribeiro, José Miguel Santos, Teresa Almeida, Kare Gustafsson, Jeroen Wellen, Jeanne De Jaegher, François Fredricx, Peter Vetter

Abstract

MUSE is an integrated project of the 6th framework European re-search program. The overall objective of MUSE is research and development on a future low cost, full service access and edge network, which enables the ubiquitous delivery of broadband services to every European citizen. MUSE project integrates studies in the following areas: - Access and edge network architectures and techno-economical studies; - Access and edge platforms; - First mile solutions (xDSL and optical access); - Inter-working of the access network with home gateway and local networks; - Lab trials. The concepts of MUSE will be validated for three end-to-end deployment scenarios: - Migration scenario featuring a hybrid access network of ATM and packet (Ethernet, IP) network elements and CPE with embedded service awareness and application enablers; - Non-legacy scenario showing access nodes, various first mile solutions, and CPE that are optimised for native Ethernet and IPv6 throughout the home and access network; - FTTx scenarios integrating new concepts for access technologies - VDSL, optical access, and feeders for wireless services, and service-aware CPE. The expected impact and results are: - Consensus about the future access and edge network by major operators and vendors in Europe. - Pre-standardisation work and joint position in standardisation bodies; - Proof of concept demonstrators and lab trials by operators.

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in Bibtex Style

@conference{sbs04,
author={Vitor Ribeiro and José Miguel Santos and Teresa Almeida and Kare Gustafsson and Jeroen Wellen and Jeanne De Jaegher and François Fredricx and Peter Vetter},
title={MUSE - MUlti Service access Everywhere},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Shaping the Broadband Society - Volume 1: SBS, (ICETE 2004)},
year={2004},
pages={3-11},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0001403100030011},
isbn={972-8865-17-1},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Shaping the Broadband Society - Volume 1: SBS, (ICETE 2004)
TI - MUSE - MUlti Service access Everywhere
SN - 972-8865-17-1
AU - Ribeiro V.
AU - Miguel Santos J.
AU - Almeida T.
AU - Gustafsson K.
AU - Wellen J.
AU - De Jaegher J.
AU - Fredricx F.
AU - Vetter P.
PY - 2004
SP - 3
EP - 11
DO - 10.5220/0001403100030011


in Harvard Style

Ribeiro V., Miguel Santos J., Almeida T., Gustafsson K., Wellen J., De Jaegher J., Fredricx F. and Vetter P. (2004). MUSE - MUlti Service access Everywhere . In Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Shaping the Broadband Society - Volume 1: SBS, (ICETE 2004) ISBN 972-8865-17-1, pages 3-11. DOI: 10.5220/0001403100030011