The GAL middleware platform for AAL

M Eichelberg, A Hein, F Busching, L Wolf
2010 The 12th IEEE International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services  
GAL, the Lower Saxony Research Network Design of Environments for Ageing, investigates how information and communication technology can provide for better environments for ageing. This paper describes a service oriented middleware platform for Ambient Assisted Living and its use in a number of different assistive systems developed in the GAL project: personal activity and household assistant, monitoring of preventive and rehabilitation sports, sensor-based activity determination, and
more » ... d fall prevention and recognition. Besides a detailed description of the middleware platform and its elements and interfaces, central infrastructure services and their particularly applications in the different use cases are presented.
doi:10.1109/health.2010.5556589 fatcat:55djhdn6vvda3dqecr5l6m7axm