SmartenIT: Socially-aware MAnagement of new oveRlay application Traffic combined with ENergy Efficiency in the InterneT
The tighter integration of network management, overlay service functionality, and overlay application knowledge, as for instance of Online Social Networks and Quality-of-Experience metrics, can lead to cross-layer optimization of network operations. Therefore, SmartenIT considers this as the promising approach to offer a new business potential in operational perspectives for all stakeholders involved, including cloud providers, Internet Service Providers, telecommunication providers, overlay providers, and application providers.
- Inter-cloud communication through many operators where applications demand for dedicated traffic quality levels.
- An integrated and energy-aware traffic management considering limited energy resources of mobile devices accessing the cloud.
- The exploitation of meta-information by network operators for the purpose of socially-aware traffic management.