Support of 3GPP Standardisation of a Satellite 5G Component.
The ALIX project will develop contributions and advocate positions favourable to the satellite communications sector, and specifically to ESA ARTES participating-state industry, within the 3GPP process. Work on Release 16 will begin in March 2018 and will address all requirements and use cases, including a New Radio (NR) interface -waveform suitable for satellite usage and Layer 2/3 protocol compatibility with satellite.
- Integration of SatCom industry and ESA ARTES solutions into 3GPP 5G Standardisation
Focus of Nomor
- 3GPP contributions in the area of NR Layer 2 and NR Radio Resource Configuration (Layer 3) protocol supporting satellites
- ESA ARTES Program – Future Preparation
- Runtime: 24 months (January 1, 2018 – December 31, 2019)
- Overall Budget: 400 K€
- Nomor budget: 75 K€