Abstract

Mobile Edge Computing (MEC) supports network function virtualization and it brings network service intelligence close to the network edge. MEC services provide low level radio and network information to authorized applications. Communication between MEC services and applications is according to the principles of Service–oriented Architecture (SOA). In this paper, we propose an approach to design application programming interfaces for MEC Web Services that may be used by RAN analytics applications to adapt content delivery in real–time improving quality of experience to the end users. Web Service interfaces are mapped onto network protocols.

Keywords

Mobile Edge Computing 5G Radio Resource Control Radio Network Information Services Service oriented Architecture Behavioral models 

Notes

Acknowledgments

The research is in the frame of project DH07/10-2016, funded by National Science Fund, Ministry of Education and Science, Bulgaria.

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© ICST Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Technical University of SofiaSofiaBulgaria

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