Lead investigator: Mr Peter Sanders, Dr Graham Blackwell, Dr Steven Furnell
Other researchers: Prof Paul Reynolds, Mr Andy Phippen, Mr Mike Evans, Mr Simon Rhodes, Dr Paul Onions
Project duration: 1995 - 1998
Funding source: European Commission
Service Machine Development for an Open Long-term Mobile and Fixed Network Environment
The aim of ACTS is to produce potential solutions to technological issues currently seen to be impeding the evolution of wide-scale advanced communications within Europe. The aim of DOLMEN is to demonstrate the feasibility of an architecture encompassing both fixed and mobile communication technologies and supporting the provision of services in an open distributed environment.