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    热烈祝贺SHIFT联合主任杨旸教授当选OpenFog联盟大中华区委员会主席、周明拓博士当选OpenFog测试床工作组主席

    经国际开放雾计算产学研联盟(OpenFog Consortium)成员投票选举,2017年9月12日,在美国西雅图举行的该联盟全球成员大会上,上海雾计算实验室联合主任杨旸教授当选为该联盟大中华区委员会主席(OpenFog GCR Chair),实验室成员周明拓博士当选为该联盟测试床工作组主席(OpenFog Testbed Working Group Chair)。

    经国际开放雾计算产学研联盟(OpenFog Consortium)成员投票选举,2017年9月12日,在美国西雅图举行的该联盟全球成员大会上,上海雾计算实验室联合主任杨旸教授当选为该联盟大中华区委员会主席(OpenFog GCR Chair),实验室成员周明拓博士当选为该联盟测试床工作组主席(OpenFog Testbed Working Group Chair)。

    国际开放雾计算产学研联盟于2015年11月由科技行业领导者思科、因特尔、微软、ARM、戴尔和普林斯顿大学在美国发起成立,旨在加快雾计算技术的研究、产业化和广泛部署,目前在全世界已有超过60多个成员机构。该联盟大中华区于2017年4月在上海科技大学成立,包括中国大陆、香港、台湾和新加坡等地区,目前已有上海科技大学、中国科学院上海微系统与信息技术研究所、中兴公司、中国电子技术标准化研究院、富士康、台湾新竹交通大学、台湾工研院、南洋理工大学、香港中文大学等十多个联盟成员。在任职期间,杨旸教授与大中华区其他联盟成员、上海雾计算实验室联合主任罗喜良教授,及上海科技大学和中科院上海微系统与信息技术研究所其他同事一起通力合作,领导和推动了该联盟在大中华区的相关研究、教育和产业化工作,扩大了联盟在大中华区的行业影响力。 

    联盟测试床工作组是联盟技术认证委员会(Certification Committee)的工作机构之一,主要负责联盟成员的开放雾计算测试床框架的创建、运行和演进。测试床工作组与联盟其他成员组织紧密合作,将开放雾计算联盟的参考架构及实现应用于测试平台,并定义开放雾计算技术解决方案的测试标准以及评估测试方法。

    更多信息请访问:
    https://www.openfogconsortium.org/(联盟总部网站)
    https://www.openfogconsortium.cn/(联盟大中华区网站)
    http://shift.shanghaitech.edu.cn/(上海雾计算实验室网站)
     

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    Prof. Xiliang Luo’s Research Group Won “Excellent Paper Award” from IEEE ICUFN 2017

    During the Ninth International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks (ICUFN), which was held in Milan, Italy, from July 4th to July 7th, the paper “DL CSI Acquisition and Feedback in FDD Massive MIMO via Path Aligning” from Prof. Xiliang Luo’s research group was selected by the technical program committee (TPC) to receive the “Excellent Paper Award”.

    During the Ninth International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks (ICUFN), which was held in Milan, Italy, from July 4th to July 7th, the paper “DL CSI Acquisition and Feedback in FDD Massive MIMO via Path Aligning” from Prof. Xiliang Luo’s research group was selected by the technical program committee (TPC) to receive the “Excellent Paper Award”. 

    ICUFN is co-organized by Korea Institute of Communications and Information Sciences (KICS), IEEE Communication Society, and the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (IEICE). The topics in 2017 ICUFN include next-generation information and networking solutions, big data and cloud, autonomous systems, and ubiquitous IoT. 

    The TPC only selected 2 papers as “Excellent Paper Awards” from more than 200 accepted papers. The paper from Prof. Xiliang Luo’s research group proposed to align the downlink channel paths to facilitate the channel state information (CSI) acquisition and feedback in FDD massive MIMO systems. In a sense, this work paved the way for a scalable CSI feedback framework and can be utilized as a design philosophy for FDD massive MIMO in next-generation cellular networks.

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    上海雾计算实验室发布第一代雾节点原型

    2017年7月2日,由国际雾计算产学研联盟(OpenFog Consortium)和上海科技大学联合举办的”国际雾计算产学研联盟大中华区论坛”在上海科技大学信息学院科技报告厅隆重举行。

    201772日,由国际雾计算产学研联盟(OpenFog Consortium)和上海科技大学联合举办的国际雾计算产学研联盟大中华区论坛在上海科技大学信息学院科技报告厅隆重举行。

    会议由联盟大中华区委员会主任杨旸教授主持,上海科技大学副校长兼教务长印杰教授和中国科学院上海微系统与信息技术研究所副所长谢晓明博士致欢迎词。

    中国科学院上海微系统与信息技术研究所副所长谢晓明博士,上海科技大学副校长兼教务长印杰教授,美国普林斯顿大学Robert S. Fish教授,国际雾计算产学研联盟联合创始人张涛博士,上海科技大学信息学院副院长周宇教授,联盟大中华区主任杨旸教授,共同为上海科技大学雾计算节点揭幕。 

    国际雾计算产学研联盟联合创始人张涛博士,美国普林斯顿大学Robert S. Fish教授,挪威奥斯陆大学张彦教授,香港中文大学黄建伟教授,中山大学陈旭教授,美国内华达大学杨磊教授,联盟大中华区主任杨旸教授各自就雾计算的发起、标准化工作、在5GIoT中的应用、雾计算经济学等方向做了精彩的发言。研讨会上,参会人员积极交流互动,各位专家针对雾计算当前研究的进展、雾计算技术挑战及雾计算未来应用前景等方面和大家进行了广泛和深入的探讨。各位专家的报告生动有趣、深入浅出,让大家对雾计算这个当今国际研究热点的认识越来越清晰,也对今后雾计算的研究方向和所面临的机遇和挑战有了新的认识和思考,对推动大中华区雾计算的研究和发展具有重要意义。

     

    国际雾计算产学研联盟 – OpenFog Consortiumhttp://www.openfogconsortium.org

    国际雾计算产学研联盟大中华区 – OpenFog GCR: http://www.openfogconsortium.cn

     

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    OpenFog GCR Workshop

    One workshop focusing on recent advances in fog computing is going to be held on July 2nd in SIST Auditorium at ShanghaiTech University. As one prototype of fog node from SHIFT, “ShanghaiTech Node” will also be unveiled.

     

    OpenFog Greater China Region Workshop Agenda

     

    Time        9:00-12:00, Sunday 2 July 2017

    Venue      Auditorium, SIST Building, ShanghaiTech University

    Address    393 Middle Huaxia Road, Pudong, Shanghai, 201210

     

    Sunday 2 July 2017

    9:00-9:05

    Welcome Speech

    Jie Yin, Xiaoming Xie

    9:05-9:30

    The Road Ahead for Fog Computing

    Tao Zhang

    9:30-9:55

    Fog Standardization in the IEEE

    Robert S. Fish

    9:55-10:15

    Announcement of ShanghaiTech Node

    Jie Yin, Xiaoming Xie, Tao Zhang, Robert S. Fish, Yu Zhou, Yang Yang, Xiliang Luo

    10:15-10:40

    Photo and Tea Break

    10:40-11:05

    Mobile Edge Computing for Internet of Things

    Yan Zhang

    11:05-11:30

    Economics of Wi-Fi Networks

    Jianwei Huang

    11:30-11:55

    Data Analytics for Wind Energy Integration: Spatio-Temporal Wind Power Analysis and Stochastic Optimization

    Lei Yang

    11:55-12:20

    Socially-Aware Mobile Edge Computing

    Xu Chen

    12:30

    Lunch

     

    For more information, click here please.

     

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    国际雾计算产学研联盟----中国(北京)雾计算论坛

    国际雾计算产学研联盟----中国(北京)雾计算论坛将于6月27日上午在清华大学罗姆楼召开。

    主办单位:国际雾计算产学研联盟(OpenFog Consortium GCR)

                        中国通信学会学术工作委员会

    承办单位:清华大学

    时间地点:2017年6月27日上午,清华大学罗姆楼5-206

    For more information, click here please.

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    SHIFT实验室第一次技术研讨会在信息学院召开

    5月31日下午,SHIFT实验室第一次技术研讨会在信息学院1C-501会议室召开。

    5月31日下午,SHIFT实验室第一次技术研讨会在信息学院1C-501会议室召开。微系统所杨旸、信息科学与技术学院罗喜良、中山大学陈旭等10余名教授参加了本次会议。杨旸老师主持本次会议。

    会上,陈旭老师做了名为“Hybrid Mobile Task Offloadings in Fog Computing”的技术报告,与会的各位老师也纷纷发言积极讨论,提出了许多宝贵意见与建议,希望今后会有进一步合作机会。

    最后,实验室各成员明确了后续工作和下一步的工作计划。

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    Call for paper (Deadline June 15, 2017)

    https://www.fogworldcongress.com/cfp

    The first Fog World Congress will be held in Santa Clara, California, USA, from 30 Oct to 1 Nov 2017. You are very encouraged to submit your latest research results to this important conference and meet with colleagues with similar R&D interests in fog computing. Please note the deadline for paper submission is now 15 June. Thanks a lot.. Read More

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    Is China Outsmarting America in A.I.?

    HONG KONG — Sören Schwertfeger finished his postdoctorate research on autonomous robots in Germany, and seemed set to go to Europe or the United States, where artificial intelligence was pioneered and established.

    HONG KONG — Sören Schwertfeger finished his postdoctorate research on autonomous robots in Germany, and seemed set to go to Europe or the United States, where artificial intelligence was pioneered and established.Instead, he went to China.“You couldn’t have started a lab like mine elsewhere,” Mr. Schwertfeger said.The balance of power in technology is shifting. China, which for years watched enviously as the West invented the software and the chips powering today’s digital age, has become a major player in artificial intelligence, what some think may be the most important technology of the future. Experts widely believe China is only a step behind the United States. Read More

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    我国雾计算技术研究和产业布局时不我待

    国际雾计算产学研联盟大中华区委员会主任杨旸

    “有别于云计算,雾计算采取分散的架构、比较接近终端用户,可利用靠近服务需求的计算资源进行数据处理,从而改善由于庞大的数据量传送至云计算中心带来的带宽不足或时延过长的情况。” 在近日举行的“2017中国(上海)国际物联网大会”上,国际雾计算产学研联盟大中华区委员会主任、上海雾计算实验室主任杨旸教授提出这样的观点。Read More

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    Delegation of OpenFog Consortium Visited Four Leading Companies in China

    April 27, 2017 – A delegation of OpenFog Consortium visited  China Unicom, China Academy of Information and Communications Technology  (CAICT),iSoftStone, and National Institute of Clean and Low Carbon Energy of Shenhua Group (NICE).

    BEIJING, April 27, 2017 – A delegation of OpenFog Consortium, including Helder Antunes (Chairman), Tao Zhang (Co-Founder), Yang Yang (Director of Greater China Region), and Ming-Tuo Zhou (SIMIT, Chinese Academy of Sciences), visited  China Unicom, China Academy of Information and Communications Technology  (CAICT), iSoftStone, and National Institute of Clean and Low Carbon Energy of Shenhua Group (NICE) today. China Unicom and Shenhua Group are among the Fortune Global 500 companies. China Unicom is one of the world leading telecom operators in terms of its customer base and market capitalization. With the merging of Information Technology (IT) and Operation Technology (OT), the telecom infrastructures of China Unicom could be enabled by fog computing technologies to meet a variety of user requirements in vertical industries. Shenhua Group is demanding fog-based technical solutions for high energy efficiency and safety guarantees in its coal mining business.  CAICT is a leading telecom standardization organization in China and is very interested in further collaborations with OpenFog Consortium. iSoftStone is a leading Chinese company providing IoT-based solutions for smart city applications and believes fog computing could be the key enabler of various intelligent software and smart applications for the effective management of giant cities.
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    2017中国(上海)国际物联网大会成功举办

    4月25日至26日,为期两天的“2017中国(上海)国际物联网大会”在上海嘉定举办。

    本次大会是在中国科学院、工业与信息化部和中国科学技术协会的大力支持下,由中国科学院上海微系统与信息技术研究所、中国电子学会联合主办,中国电子学会物联网专家委员会、上海嘉定工业开发区管委会和上海物联网有限公司承办。大会吸引了超过1500名行业精英和业界领袖。Read More

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    Successful Workshop Held by OpenFog Consortium Greater China Region

    On April 24th, The Fog Computing workshop, organized by OpenFog and ShanghaiTech University (ShanghaiTech), was held in the auditorium of the School of Information Science and Technology (SIST), ShanghaiTech University.

    On April 24th, The Fog Computing workshop, organized by OpenFog and ShanghaiTech University (ShanghaiTech), was held in the auditorium of the School of Information Science and Technology (SIST), ShanghaiTech University. Together with the workshop, the OpenFog Consortium Greater China Regional Committee and the Shanghai Institute of Fog Computing Technology (SHIFT) were officially launched.  Officials and researchers from ShanghaiTech, Shanghai Institute of Microsystem and Information Technology (SIMIT), China Institute of Communications, Intel, CISCO, etc. attended this event.

    Dr.Yang Yang, Director of the OpenFog Consortium Greater China Regional Committee, and Dr. Xiliang Luo, associate professor. of ShanghaiTech, served as the chairs of the meeting. Mr. Helder Antunes, the OpenFog Chairman, announced the establishment of the OpenFog Consortium Greater China Regional Committee. Prof. Jie Yin, the vice President & provost of ShanghaiTech, and Academician Xi Wang, Director of Shanghai Institute of Microsystem and Information Technology, inaugurated the Shanghai Institute of Fog Computing Technology.

    Fog Computing is an extension of Cloud Computing. Fog computing extends the cloud computing model, and it can be widely used in a variety of services. Especially the application of Internet of things. With the rapid development of Internet of things, Fog Computing technology will have broad prospects for development

    Leading researchers from Singapore, Taiwan, Hongkong, and other countries/regions gave enlightening talks on fog computing. During the panel session, eight panelists offered their views on the significance, methods, and application fields of fog computing technology.

    The OpenFog Consortium (OpenFog) is a public-private ecosystem formed to accelerate the adoption of fog computing. It was founded by ARM, Cisco, Dell, Intel, Microsoft and Princeton University in November 2015 and currently has over 50 member organizations throughout the world.

    On January 16, following the election results of the Board of Directors of the OpenFog Consortium, ShanghaiTech was elected as Director unit of Greater China Region, ShanghaiTech Distinguished Professor-in-Residence Yang Yang was appointed Director of the OpenFog Consortium Greater China Region (GCR) Committee. During the term, ShanghaiTech will lead and promote the research, development, testing, and standardizing efforts in the GCR, including Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, and mainland China. The OpenFog GCR Committee will accelerate the adoption of fog computing to solve the bandwidth, latency and communications challenges associated with the Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, the Tactile Internet and other advanced concepts in the digitized world.

    The Shanghai Institute of Fog Computing Technology (SHIFT) was jointly established by ShanghaiTech University and Shanghai Institute of Microsystem and Information Technology. The institute will serve the construction of Zhangjiang Comprehensive National Science Center, and actively participate in major strategic projects and major infrastructure projects including advanced sensors and networking, Smart grid, Smart cars and new energy vehicles, Big data and cloud computing. Finally built a major strategic project scientific research and experimental base with world leading level.

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    ShanghaiTech Leads OpenFog Consortium Greater China

    On January 16, following the election results of the Board of Directors of the OpenFog Consortium, ShanghaiTech Distinguished Professor-in-Residence Yang Yang was appointed Director of the OpenFog Consortium Greater China Region (GCR) Committee.

    On January 16, following the election results of the Board of Directors of the OpenFog Consortium, ShanghaiTech Distinguished Professor-in-Residence Yang Yang was appointed Director of the OpenFog Consortium Greater China Region (GCR) Committee. During his term, Professor Yang, representing ShanghaiTech will lead and promote the research, development, testing, and standardizing efforts in the GCR, including Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, and mainland China. The OpenFog GCR Committee will accelerate the adoption of fog computing to solve the bandwidth, latency and communications challenges associated with the Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, the Tactile Internet and other advanced concepts in the digitized world.

    The OpenFog Consortium (OpenFog) is a public-private ecosystem formed to accelerate the adoption of fog computing. It was founded by ARM, Cisco, Dell, Intel, Microsoft and Princeton University in November 2015 and currently has over 50 member organizations throughout the world.

    Website of the OpenFog Consortium:https://www.openfogconsortium.org/