Fraunhofer FOKUS


Competence Center FAME
Contact person: Dipl.-Inform. Christian Räck


Maintained the old Open Communication Systems (OKS) department website of the Berlin Institute of Technology

Developed and maintained the research website myLab of the FOKUS Competence Center FAME by using the CMS Joomla

Research on the Mobicents VoIP platform

Involved in the development of the location-based service MANGO by Deutsche Telekom: Integrated the SMART Recommendations Engine into MANGO to generate recommendations for similar users, events and points of interest

Involved in the EU project ShoppingMate: Extended the SMART Recommendations Engine to a semantic/contextual recommender system, which incorporates semantic and contextual information into the recommendation process

Master thesis: Using a Semantic Multidimensional Approach to create a Contextual Recommender System


MANGO – Metropolitan Applications and Networks to Go

ShoppingMate – A location- and context-aware service for assisting consumers during their shopping time

Research Areas

Recommender Systems

Semantic Web Technologies