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3WSA - Wallonie World Wide Space Application

The 3WSA project enables Walloon companies to take a more competitive position with respect to the technological tools necessary to build secured geomatic service platforms.
Keywords: Software Design and Optimisation (Computer Security and Trust) ; Domains: Aerospace

AMACS - Automatic Monitoring of Activities Using Contactless Sensors

AMACS in an EraSME project whose goal is to develop and evaluate in real-life situations an ICT-based system that can automatically monitor the activities of daily living (ADLs) (sleeping, cooking, making a phone call,...) of elderly people living alone at home.
Keywords: Internet of Things (Smart Objects) ; Domains: Health

ASCETiC - Adapting Service lifeCycle towards EfficienT Clouds

The ASCETIC project is focused on providing novel methods and tools to support software developers aiming to optimise energy efficiency and minimise the carbon footprint resulting from designing, developing, deploying, and running software in Clouds.
Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Gestion d’infrastructures de Cloud) ; Domains: Energy

AssessGrid - Advanced Risk Assessment for Trustable Grids

The goal of AssessGrid is to address obstacles to wide adoption of Grid technologies by bringing risk management and assessment to this field, enabling the use of Grid computing in business and society. AssessGrid delivers Open Source software providing users’ estimation and aggregated confidence information for provider selection and fault-tolerance/penalty negotiations, as well as risk assessment methods such as decision support for (...)
Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Grid Computing)

BEACON - Enabling Federated Cloud Networking

Today, the creation of Virtual Private Networks is only possible on an homogeneous Cloud infrastructure. The BEACON project aims at enabling federated cloud networking, which allows the creation of virtual pools of resources at multiple network locations.
Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Gestion d’infrastructures de Cloud) ; Domains: Software industry

BEinGRID - Business Experiments in Grid

The mission of Business Experiments in GRID (BEinGRID) is to establish effective routes to facilitate the adoption of grid technologies across the European Union (EU) and to stimulate research into innovative business models using grid technologies.
Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Grid Computing)

BEM - Business Event Manager

The BEM solution helps enterprises to minimise the fallout resulting from unexpected events, especially in the transportation and distribution sectors, thanks to an affordable yet optimised implementation of intelligent workflow management to solve complex problems and deal with unexpected situations.
Keywords: Software Engineering and Modeling (System and Product Line Modelling) ; Domains: Transport & logistics

BIOFACT - Biomedical Manufacturing

This project aims at developing an innovative control system for orthetic devices (i.e. prostheses designed to compensate for absent articular or muscular functions) exploiting the human brain activity, more precisely the electroencephalographic (EEG) signals.
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BonFIRE-ExSec - Experimenting Scalability of Continuous Security Monitoring

The BonFIRE-ExSec experiment aims to study the impact of scalability and heterogeneity on performance of security solutions. The bottom line of this investigation is to develop an empirical way of quantifying impact on security under various operating conditions and parameters of Cloud deployments.
Keywords: Software Design and Optimisation (Computer Security and Trust) Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Gestion d’infrastructures de Cloud, Programmable Web)

Bubble Hub - Creative Hub Charleroi-Sud Hainaut

Leveraging its expertise in co-creation and ICT, CETIC contributes to the initiative Creative Wallonia which aims at creating new sources of value creation through open innovation. In this context, CETIC is a partner of Bubble Hub, the Creative Hub from the region Charleroi-Sud Hainaut.
Keywords: ; Domains: Digital and co-creation

C2A - Connect to All

The C2A project aims to design, develop and implement an intelligent interconnection system between embedded hybrid equipment in transport vehicles. The project goal is to optimize and extend the use of embedded resources which will allow for the composition of new innovative services.
Keywords: Internet of Things (Smart Objects) ; Domains: Transport & logistics

CALiPro - Automated configuration of software product lines

CALiPro aims to improve and automate the configuration phase of software product lines through the development of innovative tools, services and methods.
Keywords: Software Engineering and Modeling (System and Product Line Modelling) ; Domains: Software industry

CANAPE - CAlcul Numérique sur Architecture ProgrammablE

This paper presents the results of the CANAPE project. The main objectives of this project are to study and to develop a prototype of FPGA based Hardware accelerator.
Keywords: Heterogen Hardware Architectures (FPGA)

CE-IQS - Expertise centre for engineering and quality of systems

The CE-IQS project encompasses several topics in the field of system engineering. Activities are grouped in 5 topics dedicated to methodologies, quality and certification with a technology focus on embedded and distributed systems.
Keywords: Software Engineering and Modeling (Software Development Sizing) Software Design and Optimisation (Safety and reliability) Data Management (Linked Data and Semantics, Search and indexation, Big Data Storage) Internet of Things (Smart Objects) ; Domains: Software industry

CELLaVI - Center of Expertise in Open Source Software

More and more IT solutions are using open source software at some stage. However, the path to successful adoption is not straightforward due to technological, economic and licensing reasons. On the other side, there are also good practices emerging from open source communities that can suit the needs of local IT companies.
Keywords: Open Source and Open Data (Open Source) ; Domains: Software industry

ComodIT - Information System Automation

ComodIT project aims to simplify and secure Cloud computing technologies by developing a new approach to automate provisioning and management of complete and integrated IT and mobile infrastructures during their entire lifecycle.
Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Gestion d’infrastructures de Cloud, Programmable Web)

ConstrucTIC - Fostering the use of ICT in the building industry


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CoreGRID - The European Research Network of Excellence in Grid and Peer-to-Peer Technologies

CoreGRID was a Network of Excellence in Grid technology funded by the European Commission under the Sixth Framework Programme for Research and Development. The project involved 46 research teams (including CETIC and the Faculté Polytechnique de Mons) from 19 countries, 18 of which were in Europe. The project brought together 161 full-time researchers and 164 PhD students. CoreGRID has now been re-launched as a self-sustaining ERCIM Working (...)
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CRAQ - CEDIE - Expertise Cell in Requirements Engineering

Requirements engineering is a key step in the development of a computer-based system. The success of this step is crucial. However the state of practice reveals many weaknesses both in small and big companies. The CEDIE cell contributes to the improvement of the requirements engineering practices through a number of instruments such as templates, advices, training, review or coaching in requirements (...)
Keywords: Software Engineering and Modeling (Requirements Engineering and Business Processes)

CRAQ - Certification - Certification of Software Products and Processes

The importance of certification and labeling is crucial for the regional market which is characterized by a large number of SMEs often in an improvement phase and, therefore, seeking recognition and solid partnerships in a market still wider. The mission of this project was to become a regional reference point for the software certification in a broad sense, ie to provide objective evaluation criteria, stable and consistent, which facilitate (...)
Keywords: Software Design and Optimisation (Software Certification)

CRAQ - Reverse


Keywords: Data Management (Search and indexation, Big Data Storage)

DapCare - Patient Dosimetry eBook

DAPCARE is aimed at developing the Patient Dosimetry eBook, a standardised solution for archiving and sharing dosimetric data for patients receiving medical ionising radiation delivered in various departments of healthcare institutions.
Keywords: Data Management (Linked Data and Semantics) ; Domains: Health

DeciWeb - Taking better decisions with Web data

DeciWeb aims at enhancing traditional Business Intelligence analyses by retrieving and integrating relevant data from the Web.
Keywords: Data Management (Linked Data and Semantics, Search and indexation, Big Data Storage) Open Source and Open Data (Open Data) ; Domains: Software industry

DEPLOY - Industrial deployment of advanced system engineering methods for high productivity and dependability

DEPLOY is a research project of the European Commission (FP7) which aims at promoting the use of formal methodology in European industry, and developing industrially scalable formal methods. DEPLOY is a technological answer to the increasing complexity of engineering systems, and to our increasing dependence on automated systems for critical tasks, notably in safety-critical (...)
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e-Patch - Development of an Electronic Patch for Geolocation and Fall Detection of People with Mental Deterioration

The e-Patch project aims to study and develop an electronic patch equipped with long-range wireless communication allowing for geolocation and fall detection. E-Patch will be designed to improve the tele-monitoring of people with mental deterioration and to optimise their support in case of critical incidents like fall or loss.
Keywords: Internet of Things (Smart Objects) Heterogen Hardware Architectures (Hardware Design) ; Domains: Health

EAM-SDI - Private Enterprise Application Marketplace

EAM-SDI is a research project in the specific field of automatic management of infrastructure. The project objective is to automate the monitoring and configuration of the infrastructure and the management of an application marketplace for enterprises.
Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Gestion d’infrastructures de Cloud) Data Management (Big Data Programming Frameworks) ; Domains: Software industry

eCMR - Enhanced Electronic CMR

Thanks to its expertise in embedded equipment, communication protocols and interfaces, CETIC can design an embedded system dedicated to the acquisition, local processing and transmission of data from various different devices to a remote server.
Keywords: ; Domains: Transport & logistics

eHealth for Citizens - ICT serving patients

In response to the ageing of society, the increase in chronic illnesses and the shortage of caregivers, this project is developing innovative IT-based services designed to respond to the needs of patients, healthcare professionals and IT providers in this sector.
Keywords: Software Design and Optimisation (Computer Security and Trust) Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Programmable Web) ; Domains: Health

EVIDENCE - European Informatics Data Exchange Framework for Court and Evidence

EVIDENCE aims at producing a roadmap for a Common European Framework for systematic and uniform acquisition, use and exchange of digital evidence in courts of EU member states. The resulting guidelines and recommendations will explore the application of new technologies in the judicial process.
Keywords: Software Design and Optimisation (Computer Security and Trust)

EXTRA - Experience Transfer and Knowledge Management in SMEs developing and delivering software Products

Experience transfer and knowledge management are known to improve efficiency and competitiveness of organizations. However, focal point of the developed knowledge management approaches is usually the needs of big enterprises that are neither suitable nor applicable to small and very small enterprises. EXTRA’s main goal is to fix this gap by helping SMEs active in the area of software development and delivery to improve their practices. (...)
Keywords: Software Development Lifecycle (Process Quality)

FAUST - Formal Analysis Using Specification Tools

The FAUST toolset was developed to help reaching high quality in requirements document, especially for complex systems with critical aspects. FAUST provides tools for the validation, verification and test generation based on requirements of such systems. The formal level of analysis is made accessible through a natural integration within text and graphical notations. Moreover, an graphical animation tool also allow the stakeholders to have a (...)
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GIR - Integrated Risk Management of Supply Chain

The GIR project aims to provide an effective ICT solution to improve the security of hazardous goods transport. The software tool developed during the project will assist safety advisers in managing compliance with transport regulations and also exploiting information related to transported goods, the communication of which can be extremely useful in the event of an accident. This information will be communicated by modules embedded in (...)
Keywords: Internet of Things (Smart Objects) ; Domains: Transport & logistics

goCloud - Helping SMEs go to the Cloud

The goCloud project aims to help enterprises in the IT field benefit from Cloud Computing by allowing them to offer their solutions, more easily, faster and with reduced legal risks.
Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Programmable Web, Gestion d’infrastructures de Cloud) ; Domains: Software industry

GridTrust - Trust and Security for Next Generation Grids

GridTrust is a European project from the Sixth Framework Programme coordinated by CETIC. The overall objective of the GridTrust project is to develop the technology to manage trust and security for the Next Generation Grids (NGG). The project proposes to take a vertical approach to tackling issues of Trust, Security and Privacy (TSP) from the requirements level down to the application, middleware and foundation levels. CETIC is contributing (...)
Keywords: Software Design and Optimisation (Computer Security and Trust) Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Grid Computing)

HM+ - Health Monitoring In Aeronautics


Keywords: Software Design and Optimisation (Software Certification) ; Domains: Aerospace

HPC4U - Highly Predictable Cluster for Internet Grids


Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Grid Computing)

I2MSTEEL - Intelligent Integrated Manufacturing for Steel

To remain competitive, the European steel industry requires improvement of its processes. The project aims to develop a new paradigm where software agents, at each step of the steel manufacturing chain, negotiate between them and dynamically optimize production.
Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Programmable Web, Gestion d’infrastructures de Cloud) Data Management (Linked Data and Semantics) ; Domains: Manufacturing

INOGRAMS - INnOvations for a Global RAil Management System

The INOGRAMS project aims to study new technologies to increase the competitiveness of rail operators in the face of transportation means such as aircraft and road transport. This technology exploration is realized in the context of rail interoperability and internationalization.
Keywords: Software Engineering and Modeling (System and Product Line Modelling) Software Design and Optimisation (Optimisation of complex systems) Data Management (Big Data Programming Frameworks) ; Domains: Transport & logistics

Living Lab - by Creative Wallonia

The Creative Wallonia initiative places creativity and innovation at the heart of Wallonia’s economic development. In this context, the Living Lab concept is a laboratory for open innovation. Beyond the simple validation of concepts by mere consumers for new products and services, the Living Lab is a place for the appropriation of new technologies and the emergence of new usage scenarios where users/citizens become actors and (...)
Keywords: ; Domains: Digital and co-creation

LOCOTRAC - Low cost train automatic control

Locotrac project aims to develop low-cost technologies to secure regional and local railway lines including mechanisms of ATP (Automated Train Protection). The project will integrate these new technologies into onboard products, track products and telecoms specially adapted to these lines.
Keywords: Software Design and Optimisation (Safety and reliability) ; Domains: Transport & logistics

MANET - Mobility Management for Ubiquitous SEnsor networks

The MANET project studies and evaluates emerging architectures and communication standards for Internet of Things (IoT) in order to address new challenges for mobility and reliability of these networks.
Keywords: Internet of Things (Networks) ; Domains: Software industry

MidFlex - A flexible middleware for IPv6-based low-power embedded systems

MidFlex aims to develop a middleware to facilitate the design and deployment of IPv6-based sensor network applications in the scope of the Internet of Things.
Keywords: Internet of Things (Smart Objects, Networks) ; Domains: Telecommunications

MOBITS - Mobility oriented Intelligent Transport System

The MOBITS project aims to define and develop a demonstrator of an integrated and dynamic information system to both passengers and operators of public transport in order to provide a real-time status of the transport offer.
Keywords: Data Management (Linked Data and Semantics) Open Source and Open Data (Open Data) ; Domains: Transport & logistics

NAPLES - New Agile Platform for a Lifelong Engineering of Software

The NAPLES platform allows SMEs to standardise application development according to the international standard ISO 29110 through workflow-oriented software development.
Keywords: Software Development Lifecycle (Process Quality) ; Domains: Software industry

Numericanal - Using technology for more efficient management of inland waterways

The Numericanal project aims at connecting regional and national strengths, knowledge and experience of 7 organizations active in the field of ICT and waterways management to create a transnational strategy for the development of e-services along waterways.
Keywords: Software Engineering and Modeling (Requirements Engineering and Business Processes) Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Programmable Web) Internet of Things (Networks) ; Domains: Transport & logistics, Telecommunications

NweRIDE - North West Europe Dynamic Ridesharing

Today, carpooling platforms have a very tight supply in terms of information, number of users and journeys, especially across borders. NweRIDE proposes to improve the adoption of carpooling via an exchange platform for carpool operators.
Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Programmable Web) Data Management (Linked Data and Semantics, Big Data Storage, Big Data Programming Frameworks) Open Source and Open Data (Open Data) ; Domains: Transport & logistics

OLDES - Older people’s eServices at Home

Started in January 2007, the OLDES project aims at developping ICT solutions for the elderly persons to increase their quality of life and wellbeing while staying at home. Besides this technical objective, the project aims at creating a "co-construction" environment in Bologna and Prague in which the future users will be able to efficiently participate to the system definition and (...)
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ORAGE - Tools to implement global and efficient applications


Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Grid Computing)

PaaSage - Model-based Cloud Platform Upperware

To avoid situations of vendor lock-in in Cloud Computing, PaaSage is developing a methodology and tools to support model-based development of software applications independently of the characteristics of the target Cloud infrastructures. It also offers support for their optimized deployment in a multi-Cloud environment.
Keywords: Software Engineering and Modeling (Requirements Engineering and Business Processes) Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Programmable Web, Gestion d’infrastructures de Cloud) ; Domains: Software industry

PIPAS - Adaptative Piloting of Hospital Processes

The PIPAS project aims at developing a software solution to help in modelling, piloting and supervising healthcare processes for treating patients, in the area of cancer care.
Keywords: Software Engineering and Modeling (System and Product Line Modelling) Software Design and Optimisation (Optimisation of complex systems) ; Domains: Health

POLCA - Programming Large Scale Heterogeneous Infrastructures

POLCA project aims to develop a new approach to address programmability concerns in embedded systems and high-performance computing. Based on mathematical transformations, POLCA will defines annotations and develop a tool chain to transform source code efficient execution on the target architecture.
Keywords: Internet of Things (Smart Objects) Heterogen Hardware Architectures (FPGA) ; Domains: Software industry

PONTE - Efficient Patient Recruitment for Innovative Clinical Trials of Existing Drugs to other Indications

PONTE supports the entire clinical trial process, so that it is easier to create a research hypothesis, define the protocol and select the right patients. As a result, the public has quicker access to better, safer and cheaper drugs.
Keywords: Software Design and Optimisation (Computer Security and Trust) Data Management (Linked Data and Semantics) Open Source and Open Data (Open Data) ; Domains: Health

PSOPP - Porting Software on Parallel Processors

This project aims to provide a methodology allowing SME to adapt their software, designed to run on monocore processor, to allow them to run on multicore processors, on GPU or on FPGA based accelerator platforms in order to benefit easily and quickly of the computing power of these architectures.
Keywords: Heterogen Hardware Architectures (FPGA)

QDFCA - Quality Design For Competency Assessement

CETIC applies its technological expertise to help the platform reach its highest level of performance and interoperability. Technology quality and high performance are key success factors for the project.
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QualIHM - A Requirement Engineering Toolkit for Efficient User Interface Design

The QualIHM project aims to help UI developers design their user interfaces as dynamic and evolving prototypes integrating the collection, discussion and validation of UI related requirements. The resulting QualiHM toolkit also complies with essential consistency and usability criteria.
Keywords: Software Engineering and Modeling (Requirements Engineering and Business Processes, System and Product Line Modelling) Software Development Lifecycle (Usability) ; Domains: Software industry

QualOSS - Quality of Open Source Software endeavors

QUALity of Open Source Software (QUALOSS) is a Framework Programme 6 project funded by the European Commission. It is coordinated by CETIC and involves eight partners from 5 European countries, namely Belgium, France, Germany, Spain and The Netherlands.
Keywords: Software Development Lifecycle (Software Code Quality) Open Source and Open Data (Open Source)

REDIRNET - Emergency Responder Data Interoperability Network

REDIRNET aims at providing a decentralized framework of interoperability between agencies of emergency responders. In addition to communications, REDIRNET will enable interoperability of agencies’ IT infrastructures such as databases, sensor systems and cameras.
Keywords: Software Design and Optimisation (Computer Security and Trust) Data Management (Linked Data and Semantics)

RESERVOIR - Resources and Services Virtualization without Barriers

RESERVOIR will enable massive scale deployment and management of complex IT services across different administrative domains, IT platforms and geographies. The project will provide a foundation for a service-based online economy, where - using virtualization technologies - resources and services are transparently provisioned and managed on an on-demand basis at competitive costs with high quality of service. RESERVOIR consortium is (...)
Keywords: Software Design and Optimisation (Computer Security and Trust) Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Gestion d’infrastructures de Cloud)

RETICOM - REal TIme COmmunications

The objective of the RETICOM project (REal TIme COMmunications) is to study and develop a set of tools to ease the implementation of flexible and powerful communicating embedded systems.
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S-CUBE - Software Services and Systems Network

S-CUBE, the Software Services and Systems Network, will establish an integrated, multidisciplinary and vibrant research community, which will help enable Europe to lead the software services revolution, in turn helping to shape the software services-based Internet that will form the backbone of our future interactive society.
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SaaS-WMS - Migrating a Warehouse Management System software onto the cloud

Industrial legacy software sometimes comes with responsiveness and availability constraints that is barely compatible with the cloud SaaS model. SaaS-WMS aims to demonstrate how such an application can be adapted to a cloud usage through a Warehouse Management Software usage case.
Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Gestion d’infrastructures de Cloud) ; Domains: Manufacturing

SAT - Smarter Airborne Technologies

The SAT project is developing new technologies for aircraft and smarter airborne systems. This project puts CETIC at the forefront of innovative research to support incremental and recertification processes, with a view to reducing the high costs of complying with the safety-critical aeronautics standards.
Keywords: Software Engineering and Modeling (System and Product Line Modelling) Software Design and Optimisation (Software Certification) ; Domains: Aerospace

SAVE - Embedded Vision Autonomous System

SAVE aims at studying new autonomous vision systems for the Internet of Things. Indeed, new versatile applications require smart objects able to transmit pictures and videos but having long lasting autonomy. The purpose is to develop vision systems with an electric consumption of a few µW, similar to the one of simple sensors (temperature, smoke (...)
Keywords: Internet of Things (Smart Objects, Networks) Heterogen Hardware Architectures (Hardware Design) ; Domains: Energy

SEAMPAT - Towards an Interactive Medication Reconciliation Platform

SEAMPAT aims to improve the continuity of medication between home and hospital by developing a medication reconciliation platform promoting active patient involvement.
Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Programmable Web) ; Domains: Health

SimQRi - Simulative quantification of procurement induced risk consequences and treatment impact in complex process chains

SimQRi is a CORNET project also involving the Fraunhoffer Institute and which aims at quantifying the procurement induced risk and manage its impact in complex process chains.
Keywords: Software Design and Optimisation (Optimisation of complex systems) ; Domains: Manufacturing

SINUS - Distributed Architecture Cluster

CETIC’s cluster, acquired in the scope of the SINUS project, is an opportunity for businesses willing to adapt faster to new IT architecture concepts such as distributed storage, Service Oriented Architectures and Cloud Computing.
Keywords: Equipment (Private Cloud)

SPES - Support Patients through E-Service Solutions

SPES aims at transferring the approach and results achieved in the implementation of OLDES project to support patients from four European locations through e-service solutions, especially tailored to manage respiratory problems, dementia, handicapped people and social exclusion.
Keywords: Cloud Computing and Distributed Architectures (Programmable Web) Internet of Things (Smart Objects) ; Domains: Health

SPICES - Support for Predictable Integration of mission Critical Embedded Systems

Several industries are currently facing the issue of developing mission-critical embedded computer-based systems with increasing complexity, dependability and economic pressures such as cost and time to market. Model-driven development/engineering (MDD/MDE) addresses those issues. Today, sectors such as aerospace, automotive and communications are rather segmented and are prone to study and promote dedicated solutions, whereas (...)
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TELECOM - A project of the Skywin competitiveness cluster of « plan Marshall »

The TELECOM project is a research project of the Skywin Competitiveness Cluster, representing the Aerospace industry, which aims at increasing the economic potential of this sector by developing solutions to solve the constraints to which this market is subjected during new developments. Thus, TELECOM is a technological answer to the limits of the economic rise of Wallonia in this field of (...)
Keywords: ; Domains: Aerospace, Telecommunications

TRAPIST - TRAnsPort Intelligent Service Technologique


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TRICARE - Monitoring of daily living activities for elderlies

The TRICARE project is concerned with the use of non-intrusive sensors to monitor elderly’s activities of daily living (ADL), thus in order to detect eventual behavior anomalies while preserving their privacy.
Keywords: ; Domains: Health