CROWD, exhibitor at EuCNC 2015

CROWD solutions for SDN-controlled SDR networks with D2D

Last plenary meeting will be held in IMDEA premises

The last CROWD's plenary meeting will be held in MADRID. The meeting will focus on integration activities before EuCNC and Final Review.

AVEA invited CROWD at the media launch, held in Istanbul

During the 6th progress meeting AVEA organised a media launch event.

The CROWD consortium partecipated to EUCNC in Bologna.

The Crowd consotium presented the two paper and one demostrator at EUCNC. Click here to read details.

CROWD tackle the first review with success

On Wendsday 26th March CROWD has tackled the first technical review.

5G radio network architecture

Our collective white paper on 5G radio network architecture has been published in the RAS cluster website.

The white paper is an outcome of the Radio Access and Spectrum cluster projects funded by the European Commission under the Seventh Framework Programme in the area of Future Networks. It presents a view from the European research community on the architecture aspects of 5G mobile and wireless communication systems.

Workshop in L'Aquila (Event)

A workshop for the dissemination of the project results is held at Intecs S.p.A. in the L'Aquila (Italy) facilities.


A tighter collaboration is envisioned between CROWD and GreenTouch, with a mission to deliver the architecture, specifications and roadmap to increase network energy efficiency by a factor of 1000 compared to 2010 levels.

CONTENT - CROWD - SODALES workshop (Event)

A liaison workshop with experts from research projects CONTENT, CROWD, and SODALES, all funded by the European Commission under the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7), was held in Pisa on October 18, 2013 hosted by Nextworks.

Future Networks 12th FP7 Concertation Meeting - Brussels, Oct 23, 2013 (Event)

Within the Future Networks 12th FP7 Concertation Meeting, held in Brussels on 23 October 2013, a panel session was held with distinguished speakers to provide an expert view on the important and timely topic of C-RAN technologies and standards as resulting from the respective European Commission co-funded R&D projects in which they are involved.

Pisa Internet Festival 2013 (Event)

Highlights from CROWD are illustrated at the Pisa Internet Festival by Dr. Claudio Cicconetti (Project Manager) on October 10, 2013.

WoWMoM 2013 (Event)

Representatives of CROWD contributed to raise awareness on the project concept and topics at the WoWMoM 2013 international conference, sponsored by the IEEE Computer Society, held in Madrid, Spain, on June 4-7, 2013. This was done through the following actions [...]

Mobile communications: Fresh €50 million EU research grants in 2013 to develop '5G' technology (Press release)

European Commission Vice President Neelie Kroes announced during the Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona €50 million for research to deliver 5G mobile technology by 2020, with the aim to put Europe back in the lead of the global mobile industry [...]

Kick off meeting (Press release)

On Jan 8-9, 2013, the kick-off meeting of Research & Development project CROWD (Connectivity management for eneRgy Optimised Wireless Dense networks), co-funded by the European Commission within the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7), was held in Pisa (Italy) [...]