5G Wireless Micro Operators for Integrated Casinos and Entertainment in Smart Cities

  • Da-Yin LiaoEmail author
  • XueHong Wang


Smart cities aim to improve the quality of citizen's life by infusing technology into every part of operations in the cities. The next generation mobile network, 5G, is considered as a potentially key driver for the emerging global IoT to support smart cities where the various indoor/small cell operations create a new 5G business model—the Micro Operators. This chapter deals with the design and applications of future 5G wireless micro operators for integrated casinos and entertainment (5G ICEMO) in smart cities. We first propose a Concentric Value Circles (CVC) model for analysis of 5G ICEMO and develop the business model. A 5G Cloud-enabled ICEMO system and wireless network architectures are developed. Three illustrating cases of mega jackpot, anti-counterfeiting lottery, and autonomous transport are studied to convey the proposed 5G ICEMO architecture. Benchmarking among Las Vegas, Macao, and Singapore is analyzed to validate how the proposed 5G micro operator framework can be exploited to integrated casinos and entertainment in smart cities.


Micro operator 5G Next generation wireless Integrated casinos and entertainment Smart cities IoT Cloud RAN Concentric value circles Small cells Mobile edge computing 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Straight & Up Intelligent Innovations Group Co.San JoseUSA
  2. 2.Center of Lottery Studies in China, Peking UniversityBeijingChina

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