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A Secure 5G Eldercare Solution Using Millimeterwave Sensors

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The world is ageing fast and the need of efficient digital solution enabling elderlies to age at home is getting urgent. Unfortunately there is so far no such a solution which is sufficiently efficient, customizable, secure and reliable. This paper presents a solution called Ageing@home which is efficient, easy to deploy, privacy preserving, unobtrusive and customizable by making use of millimeter wave sensors, 5G network slicing and open unifying IoT platform. The paper provides a detailed description of the advantageous use of the millimeter wave sensors and present the proposed 5G network slicing alternative. An open unifying IoT platform capable of bridging diverse heterogeneous IoT devices from different vendors is also introduced.

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This paper is a result of the H2020 CONCORDIA project ( which has received funding from the EU H2020 programme under grant agreement No 830927. The CONCORDIA consortium includes 23 partners from industry and other organizations such as Telenor, Telefonica, Telecom Italia, Ericsson, Siemens, Airbus, etc. and 23 partners from academia such as CODE, university of Twente, OsloMet, etc.

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Feng, B. et al. (2021). A Secure 5G Eldercare Solution Using Millimeterwave Sensors. In: Bentahar, J., Awan, I., Younas, M., Grønli, TM. (eds) Mobile Web and Intelligent Information Systems. MobiWIS 2021. Lecture Notes in Computer Science(), vol 12814. Springer, Cham.

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