The C-PMSE project is running for 26 month, from April 2011 until May 2013 (extended until November 2013). It consists of 9 partners from industry, research institutes and universities.The project budget is about 7.5 million EUR.

The project is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology (BMWi). The project management agency is the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in Cologne.

The goal of the project is the design, development, test and research on a cognitive PMSE system which provides cooperative coexistence with other C-PMSE systems, white space devices, broadcasting and mobile radio.

Basic requirements are automation of the frequency utilization within the assigned frequency spectrum, securing a coordinated coexistence of different user in the same frequency range and efficient frequency utilization.