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MWC19: Beyond 5G

Discover InterDigital's role in Beyond 5G in this MWC19 presentation.

© 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 5G Wireless Standards 5G Standards Where You Will Find InterDigital • 3GPP – 5G New Radio (NR) • RAN 1/2/3/4 • SA/CT (Core Network Architecture and Non-Access Stratum) • IEEE 802.11 • Higher Efficiency Wi-Fi (802.11ax) • Next Generation 60GHz (802.11ay) • Wake Up Radio (802.11ba) • MulteFire: Use Cases, Requirements, Radio Working Group • IETF: DETNET, BIER, SCF, NFV, DMM, IPWAVE, ICNRG • ETSI: MEC, NFV 2 © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved. eMBB - Enhanced Mobile Broadband • URLLC – Ultra-Reliable Low Latency Communications • mMTC - Massive Machine Type Communications RAN – Radio Access Network • SA – Service Aspects • CT – Core Network and Terminals • DETNET – Deterministic Networking BIER – Bit Indexed Explicit Replication • SCF – Service Function Chaining • NFV – Network Function Virtualization • DMM – Distributed Mobility Management IPWAVE – IP Wireless Access in Vehicular • ICNRG – Information-Centric Networking • MEC – Multi-access Edge Computing 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 5G PoCs & Field Trials 5G Trials End-to-end (w/ 5G core) City-level 5G (selected markets) Commercial @Scale Densification & National Coverage IMT-2020 Decisions WRC19 NR Rel-15 NR Rel-16 NR Rel-17 NR Rel-18 and Beyond eMBB URLLC, Network Slicing, SBA Industrial IoT, URLLC Extensions, Other use cases/developments (V2X, Unlicensed, Satellite, eSBA, Drones, 60GHz, etc.) 3GPP 802.11 MulteFire Unlicensed Standalone LAA/eLAA (Multefire1.0) Standalone eMTC/NB-IoT (Multefire1.1) Standalone NR and NR mmWave 802.11ax, 11ay (60Hz), Wake-up Radio Next Gen V2X, Enhanced Broadcast Services, Next Generation Positioning, Extreme High Throughput Expected Deployment InterDigital 5G Standards Leadership Chair 3GPP CT1 • Currently serving second 2-year term Vice Chair 3GPP RAN2 • September 2013 – August 2017 • Continues as Session Chair for various R15/16 topics Vice Chair 3GPP CT Plenary • Currently serving 1st 2-year term Vice Chair of ATIS WTSC-RAN • Coordinates ATIS inputs into the ITU and 3GPP • ATIS delegate to 3GPP Project Coordination Group (PCG) • Official US delegate to ITU-R Chair 802.11 AANI (Advanced Access Network Interface) • Works with 3GPP to advocate for inclusion of Wi-Fi in the 5G submission to the ITU Vice Chair 802.11 ARC SC • Architecture Standing Committee Secretary of 802.11 FD and BCS TIG/SG • Full Duplex and Broadcast Service Study Chair oneM2MTM • Architecture Chair & Requirements Vice-Chair 3GPP CT1 • Rapporteur for IMS Management Object Specification • Rapporteur for AT command set for User Equipment 3GPP RAN3 • Rapporteur for NR F1 Signaling Transport Specification MulteFire • Rapporteur for NR-U @ 60GHz Trusted Computing Group (TCG) • Trusted Mobility Solutions Co-Chair, Representative to 3GPP SA3, & Liaison to ITU-T SG17 and Mobey IEEE 1920.1 (Aerial Communications and Networking) • Vice Chair EUROCAE WG105 UTM (UAS Traffic Management) • Working Group Deputy Lead Our leadership positions are alongside members of Qualcomm, Nokia, Samsung, Intel, China Mobile, MediaTek, Ericsson, ZTE, NTT, Huawei, NEC, Apple, LG… 3 © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved. • First set of NR specifications complete • Support for enhanced mobile broadband use cases, and ultra- reliable low latency communications (URLLC) • Support for stand-alone NR connected directly to a 5G CN 5G New Radio Status Core Network & Non Access Stratum Radio Access Network • Next Generation Core (NGC) architecture completed • Network slicing concept and further separation of control and user planes • Internal core network interfaces based on the service-based architecture (SBA) Release 15 Complete Future, Under DiscussionRelease 16 Work • Cellular V2x for advanced use cases • NR unlicensed operations (standalone and non-standalone) • Non-terrestrial networks • Industrial IoT • Integrated access backhaul • Positioning • Full autonomous driving • Infrastructure on-demand and dynamic network slicing • Further support for industrial IoT use cases • 5G Non-Terrestrial Networks • 5G Broadcast • Advanced spectrum sharing • Cellular eV2X • 5G-LAN • Enhanced service-based architecture • Private 3GPP networks • 5G Cellular IoT • Unmanned aerial vehicles (drones) • Enabling multi-sim devices • Multi-hop UE relays • Critical medical applications 5 © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Next Generation V2X IEEE Standards Pipeline • Enable broadcast of services with or without association • Project P802.11bc kicked off in Jan 2019 • Currently in study phase • To support high throughput and low latency applications, e.g., AR/VR, gaming, cloud computing, etc. • Enable higher throughput, larger coverage and support higher speed than 802.11p • Project P802.11bd kicked off in Jan 2019 Light Communications Enhanced Broadcast Services • Enable high speed, bi-directional and networked wireless communications using light • Project P802.11bb started in July 2018 6 © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Extremely High Throughput © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 5G Standards & Beyond 5G Overview Ask About Our Beyond 5G Research! 5G Soon Beyond 5G: Long-term • Fundamental rethinking of radio access and network design • Support Terabit per second data rates • Impacts of pervasive AI • Ultra-low power designs • Holographic, Haptic and Tactile Communications • New paradigm implications beyond Shannon • Quantum Communications & Quantum Networking • Network 2030, ITU, EU, 6Genesis, Other Research Collaborations • Build on 3GPP standards roadmap beyond R16 • Significant enhancements to enable full-fledged operation of eMBB, URLLC and mMTC • Further enhancements/support for use-cases/deployments incl. Industrial IoT, NR V2X, NR Unlicensed, NR Broadcast, Positioning, IAB, etc. • Mature commercial scale deployments with enhanced 5G core Beyond 5G: Mid-term • Leveraging forward-compatibility of 5G NR framework towards Beyond 5G evolution • Full duplex • Satellite • 5G mmWave Unlicensed • AI driven spectrum sharing • Distributed massive MIMO • New terminal designs based on SBA µservices vision • AI-based Intelligent Networking • Device virtualization • Flattening Protocol Stacks & New Internet models 8 © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 5G Standards Where You Will Find InterDigital • 3GPP – 5G New Radio (NR) • RAN 1/2/3/4 • SA/CT (Core Network Architecture and Non-Access Stratum) • IEEE 802.11 • Higher Efficiency Wi-Fi (802.11ax) • Next Generation 60GHz (802.11ay) • Wake Up Radio (802.11ba) • MulteFire: Use Cases, Requirements, Radio Working Group • IETF: DETNET, BIER, SCF, NFV, DMM, IPWAVE, ICNRG • ETSI: MEC, NFV 9 © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved. eMBB - Enhanced Mobile Broadband • URLLC – Ultra-Reliable Low Latency Communications • mMTC - Massive Machine Type Communications RAN – Radio Access Network • SA – Service Aspects • CT – Core Network and Terminals • DETNET – Deterministic Networking BIER – Bit Indexed Explicit Replication • SCF – Service Function Chaining • NFV – Network Function Virtualization • DMM – Distributed Mobility Management IPWAVE – IP Wireless Access in Vehicular • ICNRG – Information-Centric Networking • MEC – Multi-access Edge Computing 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 5G PoCs & Field Trials 5G Trials End-to-end (w/ 5G core) City-level 5G (selected markets) Commercial @Scale Densification & National Coverage IMT-2020 Decisions WRC19 NR Rel-15 NR Rel-16 NR Rel-17 NR Rel-18 and Beyond eMBB URLLC, Network Slicing, SBA Industrial IoT, URLLC Extensions, Other use cases/developments (V2X, Unlicensed, Satellite, eSBA, Drones, 60GHz, etc.) 3GPP 802.11 MulteFire Unlicensed Standalone LAA/eLAA (Multefire1.0) Standalone eMTC/NB-IoT (Multefire1.1) Standalone NR and NR mmWave 802.11ax, 11ay (60Hz), Wake-up Radio Next Gen V2X, Enhanced Broadcast Services, Next Generation Positioning, Extreme High Throughput Expected Deployment Areas Driving Beyond 5G Revolutionary transmission methods enabling ultra-low power designs and terabit per second rates Revolutionary terminal architectures leveraging virtualization to enable truly pervasive user experiences Bold new architectures & protocols that completely re-think current ones with deep penetration of AI and dynamic control B5G Immersive Apps & Services Air-Interface Design Networked Systems Terminal ArchitecturesTruly immersive user-experiences providing holographic and haptic applications Enabling communication networks and devices that are built to serve intelligent AI-driven, deeply pervasive distributed algorithms and immersive applications © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved.10 © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Beyond 5G – MWC 2019 Areas Driving Beyond 5G Revolutionary transmission methods enabling ultra-low power designs and terabit per second rates Revolutionary terminal architectures leveraging virtualization to enable truly pervasive user experiences Bold new architectures & protocols that completely re-think current ones with deep penetration of AI and dynamic control B5G Immersive Apps & Services Air-Interface Design Networked Systems Terminal ArchitecturesTruly immersive user-experiences providing holographic and haptic applications Enabling communication networks and devices that are built to serve intelligent AI-driven, deeply pervasive distributed algorithms and immersive applications © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved.12 Topics Driving Beyond 5G: Immersive Applications & Services Pervasive and truly immersive applications drive stringent requirements Beyond Digital Senses 360o VR/MR Fully Autonomous Vehicles Holographic Communications Volumetric Video Haptic Communications Captivating virtual-meets-physical experiences: Unparalleled user-experiences drive need for multi- terabit/sec data rates, with sub-ms latencies Rearchitecting the digital world for full human-sense perception Enabling digital senses requires extreme low-latency, high availability and reliability Guaranteed high-precision services: Motion control with fast response demands precise latencies as low as 10’s of µsec Extreme Industrial Automation © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved.13 Tactile Internet Ultra-Low Power CommunicationsTHz Radio Topics Driving Beyond 5G: Air-interface • Go beyond Shannon by leveraging delivery of quantum information • “Zero-energy” air-interface designs to significantly reduce device battery consumption • Intelligent, context-aware adaptive radio communications • Advance coding and modulation techniques to enable baseband processing for Tbps rates • Very low-earth-orbit satellites providing low-cost ubiquitous connectivity to our planet © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved.14 AI/ML Assisted Wireless Quantum Communications Massive VLEO Satellite In-packet Metadata IP Extensions Named (Micro)service Chaining • Explore different boundaries of what communications will be able to transport • Extend IP routing with embedded metadata to distribute computation along the end-to-end path • Turn the cellular subsystem into a highly efficient localized service architecture • Reduce the Internet protocol stack from seven layers to a maximum of three through name-based routing • Evolve orchestration to dynamically assemble resources across different tenancies and domains © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved.15 Localize Networking Quantum Networking AI-assisted Dynamic Control Topics Driving Beyond 5G: Networked Systems Topics Driving Beyond 5G: Terminal Architectures • High degree of parallelism while supporting very large bandwidths • Lower cost generic device architectures that support pervasive, highly distributed interaction scenarios to evolve from smartphones to smart dust • Enable deep-learning structures for new devices that replace linear memory access • Move computing flexibly between terminal(s) for a pervasive interaction © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved.16 Associative Memory Structures Mobile Function Offloading Radio Architectures New Fog Node Architectures Our Approach to Beyond 5G Evolution • Standards and pre-standards organizations • Testbeds and trials • Next generation of technology advancements • 190+ engineers, ~70% with advanced degrees • Building consensus across the research community through international/national research consortia; joint ventures, strategic partners and universities © 2019 InterDigital, Inc. All Rights Reserved.17 DisseminationIdeation Collaboration