GOWEX

Monitoring platform for mobile Wi-Fi Access points
Research contract with GOWEX WIRELESS, S.L.
  • Financed by: GOWEX WIRELESS, S.L.
  • Duration: May 2012 to August 2012
  • Contact: Pierre FRANCOIS, Principal Investigator for IMDEA Networks

This project aims at providing a platform to evaluate the accessibility and performance of a free WiFi service, deployed in the buses of the Madrid public transport system. The specificity of the project lies in the highly dynamic aspect of the infrastructure of the network, requiring to emulate commuter behaviors in the close vicinity of bus stops, and gather QoS information while buses stop and go by the monitoring platforms deployed across Madrid.