BASMATI (H2020, EU-Korea joint project, 2016–2018) develops an integrated brokerage platform targeting federated clouds that supports the dynamic needs of mobile applications and users.
The BASAMATI project tackles similar challenges to those addressed by DECENTER. The DECENTER’s architecture includes the use of blockchain and Smart Contracts, which is an area of potential collaboration with BASMATI.
Wise-IoT (H2020, EU-Korea joint project, 2016–2018): interoperability framework (based on OneM2M) providing contextual information collected from various IoT data sources and use that information to propose recommendation services. CEA is partner of Wise-IoT.
The Wise-IoT approach will be leveraged by the DECENTER project as IoT microservices hosting environment. A potential area of collaboration with Wise-IoT is to enable it to operate with DECENTER on the basis of Smart Contracts.
mF2C (H2020, 2017–2019): Towards an Open, Secure, Decentralized and Coordinated Fog-to-Cloud Management Ecosystem. mF2C project has the goal of designing an open, secure, decentralized, multi-stakeholder fog to cloud management framework.
DECENTER approach for Fog to Cloud resource orchestration will advance mF2C developments by the consideration specific needs of AI applications as well as thorough improved support for dynamic environments through the use of Smart Contracts.
DITAS (H2020, 2017–2019): Data-intensive applications Improvement by moving daTA and computation in mixed cloud/fog environments. DITAS project provides a framework for development and execution of data-intensive application across Fog (Edge) and Cloud environments.
DECENTER’s approach to QoS management will advance the DITAS project development by supporting wide resource heterogeneity as well as providing improved reliability (fault tolerance and availability) of the DECENTER’s Fog Computing Platform.
SWITCH (H2020, 2015–2018): software methods and tools for the entire lifecycle of time critical Cloud applications which increases the productivity of application development and adapts the infrastructure to changing requirements. Edge computing concept.
Advanced software engineering practices for IoT and Big Data will also be included in DECENTER. DECENTER will benefit from the SWITCH multi-level, multi-tier monitoring system and its Autonomous Self-Adaptation Platform.
ENTICE (H2020, 2015–2018): Simplified creation of lightweight and highly optimised VM images and automatically decomposition and distribution of VM images based on multiple conflicting criteria.
DECENTER will benefit from ENTICE technology for Multi-Objective Optimisation technology of data operations, e.g. in view of various relevant network parameters, such as throughout and latency.
EMC2: Embedded Multi-Core systems for Mixed Criticality applications in dynamic and changeable real-time environments.
DECENTER will exploit the potential for parallel execution of AI methods (e.g. for video streams analysis) on devices with Embedded Multi-Core systems. The solutions of EMC2 will be used for the new multi-tier design of distributed AI methods.
ClouT (FP7-ICT-2013-EU-Japan, 2013–2016): Create, deploy and manage user centric applications by creating the easy and rapid to build things to Cloud connection, and apply them in the smart city domain. CEA was the coordinator and main IoT platform provider in this project.
The ClouT reference architecture is an important input for the DECENTER project.DECENTER will take the developed vertical Things-to-Cloud continuum and bring it to a horizontal IoT-Edge-Cloud framework.
OrganiCity (H2020, Future Internet & Experimentation call 2015–2018): Developed an experimentation as a Service model for federated smart city testbeds, in which CEA plays the role of IoT application tool provider for citizens and developers.
DECENTER benefits from the experiences and lessons learnt in terms of smart city experiments (user involvement, tools for developers, resource federation etc.).
ACTIVAGE (H2020 – IoT Large Scale Pilots call, 2017 – 2021): Ongoing project on well-being and well-ageing, particular focus on elderly care at home. CEA is one of the core partners and leading the French trial deployments at about 100 individual homes.
DECENTER takes into account the ACTIVAGE’s on-site smart home experimentation platform setup. With potential agreements between the two projects, the final end-user deployments could also be used to test the development.
SUNFISH (H2020, 2015–2017): Secure information sharing in federated heterogeneous private clouds, investigates the formation of secure federations of various Public-Sector cloud implementations, to be able to securely share data and services.
SUNFISH proposes an innovative way to share and protect data between private clouds. On the other hand, DECENTER proposes to use the blockchain to secure the contracts between more infrastructure operators. Results from SUNFISH will be applied in order to secure the transfer of data once the contract is established.
PrEstoCloud (H2020 No.732339) aims to combine real-time Big Data, Cloud computing and Fog computing research in a unique way in order to provide an innovative solution for, as above elaborated, very complex problem of cloud-based adaptive real-time Big Data processing.
PrEestoCloud experience with video-streams management is a valuable input to the DECENTER project.
iBorderCtrl (Intelligent Portable Control System) is an innovative project that aims to enable faster and thorough border control for third country nationals crossing the land borders of EU Member States (MS), with technologies that adopt the future development of the Schengen Border Management.
The project implements an approach for security of private data that is of interest to DECENTER.
Development of Human Implicit/Explicit Intention Recognition Technologies for Autonomous Human-Things Interaction (No. 2017–0-00167, IITP-KR, 2017–2018)
In DECENTER, the output from the previous project is the basic approach to handle IoT data to get user contexts. Various kinds of time-series data from IoT device have been handled in this project. DECENTER will use this result and improve the AI algorithm interacting IoT.
Development of User-Context Responsive & Interactive Digital Signage Platform (No.2017–0-00385, IITP-KR, 2017–2018)
This project detects user characteristic with analyzing the video from embedded camera and provide suitable signage according to the analyzed result. DECENTER plans to improve and modify AI algorithms based on decentralized infrastructure.
Development of Responsive RRUI Technology based on Device/Environmental/ Emotional/ Cognitive Information for Information Technology Devices. (No. R0101-16–0159, IITP-KR, 2014- 2017)
This is a project that remotely creates a UI according to context. Task 4.2 of DECENTER, Representation using extracted feature, is similar to this project. We have a plan to apply basic AI algorithm from this project into DECENTER.
Development of SW fused Wearable Device Module and Flexible SW Application Platform for the integrated Management of Human Activity (No. 2016–0-00286, IITP-KR, 2016–2019)
This project builds a platform to manage wearable IoT data. DECENTER will review main concept of this project to fit decentralized computing environment.
Micro-server Integrated Resource Management (Ministry of Science and ICT of South Korea, 2014–2018)
In this project, low-power micro-server was developed. DECENTER will use the result as an optimizing method for Edge resources.
Blockchain based IoT Reliability and Management System Development(Ministry of Science and ICT of South Korea, 2017–2018)
In this project, blockchain technology related to IoT is being conducted. In addition to DECENTER’s decentralized computing blockchain technology, applying IoT’s block-chain technology will also be considered.
IoT Middleware Platform Development for Open Hardwares(Ministry of Science and ICT of South Korea, 2015–2016)
In this project, the management and security of IoT has been studied. The relevant technology will be applied to DECENTER so that it can be improved to manage IoT easily in the cloud-edge structure.
Development of LifeMedia hub terminal and services based on life style analysis (2015–0-00195, IITP-KR, 2015–2018)
This project is a technology that provides the appropriate media based on the life cycle analysed by sensors. Applying this project will be considered to enrich DECENTER’s use case.
Development of Big data-based Intelligent CCTV Search Technique (No. PA-C000001-2015–201, Korea National Police Agency, 2017–2018)
This project has studied AI technology that recognize people in video. DECENTER seeks to develop new AI algorithms to fit the decentralized computing architecture.
SNU – Samsung Smart Campus (Samsung Electronics, 2015–2018)
In this project, AI algorithm recognizing human hand gesture is developed. DECENTER will consider the result of this project to evolve the use case.