Current research activities of the RSTI group are focused in two main areas:

  • Internet of Things: Sensor networks. Rapid prototyping with Arduino, Raspberry Pi, etc. IoT communications (WiFi, ZigBee, BLE, NFC, LTE, M2M, …). Protocols (MQTT, CoAP). Application to Smart Cities, Retail, Mobility & Transport, Public Safety, …,Data Analytics and Visualization. Remote configuration and management. Web based dashboards.
  • Cybersecurity: Dynamic risk management. Detection and response to intrusions. Simulation and training. Visualization and tracing of cyberattacks. Protection of critical infrastructures.
The specific areas of expertise of the RSTI group include:
  • Internet services and applications: web (HTML5) and mobile (Android, iOS)  applications. Responsive design. MVC and Reactive functional model …
  • Virtualization and services in the cloud: Virtual machines, light containers. Cloud architectures. NFV and SDN.
  • Big data architectures and services: storage technologies (HDFS, noSQL, …)., massive data processing (Spark, Scala, …), data analytics (data mining, machine learning …). and visualization (D3.js, R, …)
  • Network management. Integrated management of heterogeneous environments. Semantic based techniques. Integration of information and behavior. Instrumentation functions in distributed applications.
  • Multimedia IP: VoIP, SIP, WebRTC. MPEG-DASH. IP Multimedia Subsystem.
  • Communication Networks and Services: Internet. Mobile Networks (GSM/UMTS/LTE/5G). Traffic engineering. Simulation. Quality of Service. 

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