Fog Computing in the Internet of Things

Intelligence at the Edge

  • Amir M. Rahmani
  • Pasi Liljeberg
  • Jürgo-Sören Preden
  • Axel Jantsch

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Introduction on Fog Computing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Behailu Negash, Amir M. Rahmani, Pasi Liljeberg, Axel Jantsch
      Pages 3-13
  3. Management at the Fog Layer

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. Mohammad Aazam, Marc St-Hilaire, Chung-Horng Lung, Ioannis Lambadaris, Eui-Nam Huh
      Pages 17-31
    3. Damian Roca, Rodolfo Milito, Mario Nemirovsky, Mateo Valero
      Pages 33-48
  4. Services of the Fog Layer

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-49
    2. Patrícia R. Sousa, Luís Antunes, Rolando Martins
      Pages 51-69
    3. Kalle Tammemäe, Axel Jantsch, Alar Kuusik, Jürgo-Sören Preden, Enn Õunapuu
      Pages 71-99
    4. Aakanksha Chowdhery, Marco Levorato, Igor Burago, Sabur Baidya
      Pages 101-120
  5. Application Use-Cases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Korosh Vatanparvar, Mohammad Abdullah Al Faruque
      Pages 123-144
    3. Behailu Negash, Tuan Nguyen Gia, Arman Anzanpour, Iman Azimi, Mingzhe Jiang, Tomi Westerlund et al.
      Pages 145-169
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 171-172

About this book


This book describes state-of-the-art approaches to Fog Computing, including the background of innovations achieved in recent years. Coverage includes various aspects of fog computing architectures for Internet of Things, driving reasons, variations and case studies. The authors discuss in detail key topics, such as meeting low latency and real-time requirements of applications, interoperability, federation, resource estimation and management, energy efficiency, security and privacy, fog and cloud interplay, geo-distribution and location awareness, and case studies in healthcare and smart space applications.


Cyber-Physical Systems Cloud computing Fog for 5G and IoT Big Data Fog and cloud interplay

Editors and affiliations

  • Amir M. Rahmani
    • 1
  • Pasi Liljeberg
    • 2
  • Jürgo-Sören Preden
    • 3
  • Axel Jantsch
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of CaliforniaIrvineUSA
  2. 2.Department of Future TechnologiesUniversity of TurkuTurkuFinland
  3. 3.Thinnect, Inc.SunnyvaleUSA
  4. 4.Institute of Computer TechnologyTU WienViennaAustria

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