Smart Bandwidth Assignation in an Underlay Cellular Network for Internet of Vehicles
AbstractThe evolution of the IoT (Internet of Things) paradigm applied to new scenarios as VANETs (Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks) has gained momentum in recent years. Both academia and industry have triggered advanced studies in the IoV (Internet of Vehicles), which is understood as an ecosystem where different types of users (vehicles, elements of the infrastructure, pedestrians) are connected. How to efficiently share the available radio resources among the different types of eligible users is one of the important issues to be addressed. This paper briefly analyzes various concepts presented hitherto in the literature and it proposes an enhanced algorithm for ensuring a robust co-existence of the aforementioned system users. Therefore, this paper introduces an underlay RRM (Radio Resource Management) methodology which is capable of (1) improving cellular spectral efficiency while making a minimal impact on cellular communications and (2) ensuring the different QoS (Quality of Service) requirements of ITS (Intelligent Transportation Systems) applications. Simulation results, where we compare the proposed algorithm to the other two RRM, show the promising spectral efficiency performance of the proposed RRM methodology. View Full-Text
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De la Iglesia, I.; Hernandez-Jayo, U.; Osaba, E.; Carballedo, R. Smart Bandwidth Assignation in an Underlay Cellular Network for Internet of Vehicles. Sensors 2017, 17, 2217.
De la Iglesia I, Hernandez-Jayo U, Osaba E, Carballedo R. Smart Bandwidth Assignation in an Underlay Cellular Network for Internet of Vehicles. Sensors. 2017; 17(10):2217.Chicago/Turabian Style
De la Iglesia, Idoia; Hernandez-Jayo, Unai; Osaba, Eneko; Carballedo, Roberto. 2017. "Smart Bandwidth Assignation in an Underlay Cellular Network for Internet of Vehicles." Sensors 17, no. 10: 2217.
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