Implications of Multi-tenancy upon RRM/Self-x Functions Supporting Mobility Control

  • Ioannis ChochliourosEmail author
  • Oriol Sallent
  • Jordi Pérez-Romero
  • Anastasia S. Spiliopoulou
  • Athanassios Dardamanis
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 744)


Based on the context of the original SESAME project research effort, in the present work we examined the implications of multi-tenancy upon the Radio Resources Management (RRM) and Self-x functions that support mobility control, as the latter is a fundamental functionality to ensure a seamless experience to the user equipments of the different operators when moving across the cells of a shared RAN (Radio Access Network) and when entering and leaving the shared infrastructure.


Mobility control Mobility Load Balancing Multi-tenancy Radio Resource Management (RRM) Self-Organising Networks (SON) “Self-x” functions Small Cell (SC) Virtual Network Function (VNF) 



The present work has been performed in the scope of the SESAME (“Small cEllS CoordinAtion for Multi-tenancy and Edge services”) European Research Project and has been supported by the Commission of the European Communities (5G-PPP/H2020, Grant Agreement No. 671596).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ioannis Chochliouros
    • 1
    Email author
  • Oriol Sallent
    • 2
  • Jordi Pérez-Romero
    • 2
  • Anastasia S. Spiliopoulou
    • 1
  • Athanassios Dardamanis
    • 3
  1. 1.Hellenic Telecommunications Organization (OTE) S.A.AthensGreece
  2. 2.Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)BarcelonaSpain
  3. 3.SmartNet S.A.Agios Dimitrios, AtticaGreece

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