5G-MAG REFERENCE TOOLS

ABOUT

The internet is being increasingly used by service providers to expand content reach and by users to consume it at anytime, anywhere and on any device. With mobile technologies driving global video consumption it is paramount to empower the media industry with the adequate tools to access the 5G media platform.

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Simplifications, support and workflow abstractions are needed in a dynamic world of applications, software-centric solutions and agile developments. Access to open-source tools to support prototyping, trials and possibly even deployments is of utmost relevance.

 

The 5G-MAG Reference Tools development programme is now developing the ecosystem of common open-source reference tools to support the implementation and interoperability of 5G Media technologies.

Open

Community

Open developers' community sponsored by 5G-MAG members

Reference Implementations

Reference implementation of 5G media platform components and features

Direct link to standardization

Facilitating exchange between developers and standardization experts

IPR-friendly License Model

Developed to foster contributions, demos, testing, commercialization

DEVELOPMENT COORDINATION

The 5G-MAG Reference Tools Development Programme is managed by the Task Force Leader and the Development Team Coordinator.

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Task Force Reference Tools (TF-RT) Leader
Johann Mika
Company
ORF/ORS
Contact
reference-tools@5g-mag.com 

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Development Team Coordinator
Daniel Silhavy
Company
5G-MAG
Contact
reference-tools@5g-mag.com 

PARTICIPATION

 

Participation is OPEN,, not just limited to 5G-MAG members. Quite the contrary we hope to attract researchers and independent developers into the community. 5G-MAG sponsors the coordination of the development by providing programme management support.

You decide the level of engagement in the activity:

 JOINING THE DEVELOPERS' TEAM

WHO?

  • Participation is free and open to the community. Everybody is welcome!

HOW?

ADVANTAGES

  • Receive regular information through Google Group

  • Attend regular (every 3 weeks) Developer's Calls

  • Test and use the 5G-MAG Reference Tools

  • Help with documentation

  • Detect bugs, raise issues, provide advice

ARE YOU ALREADY A 5G-MAG MEMBER?

In addition to all advantages of joining the Developers' Team, 5G-MAG members are able to:

  • Define and provide input to the roadmap

  • Define development priorities and identify the required features to be implemented

  • Join the regular calls of the internal 5G-MAG Reference Tools Task Force

  • Sponsor the activity

CONTRIBUTING YOUR CODE

WHO?

  • Individuals and/or companies with a signed Contributor License Agreement (CLA) can contribute code

HOW?

WHO IS CURRENTLY CONTRIBUTING?

  • The following companies have signed the CLA and are contributing to the activity:

REGULAR DEVELOPERS' TELCOS