Even though wireless mesh networks (WMN) is considered to be a key technology for future generation wireless networks, several challenges still need to be addressed. This comprehensive handbook explores new ideas and results in WMN research.
This is a comprehensive guide to the latest trends in ad hoc and ubiquitous computing. It features in-depth descriptions of terminologies and concepts related to the diverse subject areas in wireless communication, and reports on rapid advancements.
This book covers advances in speech and video compression, assessment and monitoring of VoIP quality and next-generation network architecture for multimedia services. Offers case studies with step-by-step instructions, worked examples and chapter-end problems.
This comprehensive guide addresses the challenges faced by service providers and the approaches they use to deliver reliable networks and networked application services. A number of questions accompany each topic to enable self-assessment.
With contributions from well-established researchers worldwide, this edited volume focuses on solving research challenges for Grid and P2P technologies. The book also includes new challenges related to service-oriented infrastructures.
Here is the 8th volume of the CoreGRID series. The CoreGRID workshops and symposiums represent the premiere European event on Grid Computing. This book aims to strengthen and advance scientific and technological excellence in the area of Grid Computing.
Grid computing is widely regarded as a technology of immense potential. Together with a brief introduction into grid computing in general and underlying security technologies, this book offers the first concise and detailed introduction to this important area.
Focusing on the practical advantages and applications of grid computing, this book examines grid technology across a wide span of situations. The coverage includes real-world case studies from many major projects in the emerging global grid infrastructure.
This book includes selected papers from the CoreGRID Integration Workshop, held April 2008 in Heraklion-Crete, Greece. It provides a forum for the presentation and exchange of views on the latest developments in grid technology research.