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IP over ICN Goes Live at EuCNC 2018

Our joint paper IP over ICN Goes Live presenting the POINT trials and very early review of the resulting data has been accepted for EuCNC 2018. It will be presented at the conference in Ljubljana, Slovenia between June 18-21. Find out more and register to attend here

By |April 19th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Final code release

The Final POINT code has been publically released and can be found in a public Github repo point-3.0.0 ( We have also made available a set of evaluation tools in a public Github repo called point-evaluation-tools (

By |March 29th, 2018|Categories: news|0 Comments

Final POINT Flyer released

Our final POINT flyer was completed and released this week. This version gives a brief overview of the trials we have carried out in the third year of the project.

By |February 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Successful Second Closed Trials

The POINT team have successfully completed a series of closed trials at the headquarters of project partner PrimeTel in Cyprus. The purpose of these trials was to prove that POINT technology can improve the Quality of Experience (QoE) of users receiving conventional multimedia services, when compared to that which is currently available using traditional IP.

By |December 5th, 2017|Categories: news, technical|0 Comments

BIO Open Trial Launches

POINT Partners InterDigital Europe and CTVC have announced the first open trial of the POINT project. The BIO trial offers anyone in the UK city of Bristol, the opportunity to play a treasurehunt style game, around the city, which makes use of the Bristol Is Open smart city network and POINT software. The trial will

By |July 6th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Successful First Closed Trial

Bristol, UK, 13th June, 2017 POINT partners InterDigital Europe and CTVC ran a successful closed trial today using InterDigital’s relationship with the Bristol is Open joint venture and its smart city network. 30 users from around the city gave their time to take part in a city wide treasure hunt using a mobile app developed

By |June 14th, 2017|Categories: news, technical|0 Comments

SDN/NFV – “Time for Real Innovations” webinar

Our webinar on adoption of SDN and NFV as common 5G technologies, which was sponsored by POINT partner InterDigital Europe, is now available on demand from the IEEE website. The Webinar features presentations from, and discussions between, Josep Matrat - Telecom and Media Market Manager at Atos R&D Spain, Artur Hecker - Director of Future

By |June 2nd, 2017|Categories: news|0 Comments

MWC Barcelona: 26th February – 1st March 2017

This was my second visit to MWC Barcelona, having attended in February last year. However, I had forgotten what an assault on the senses this gargantuan event is. The huge FIRA complex played host to over 110,000 people and more than 2,200 companies - from tiny start-ups to huge multinationals, selling network and software solutions

By |March 13th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

First field trial – 20/10/2016

The first POINT field trial will take place in Bristol, UK on 20th October 2016 using the super fast Bristol Is Open network. For more information and to sign up, please go here

By |October 18th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Point Flyer Released

Our new POINT flyer was completed and released this week. The new flyer aims to present the benefits of the POINT platform for ISPs and other potential future customers, and our strategy for achieving our aims.             

By |July 7th, 2016|Categories: news|0 Comments