Propagative Deployment of Hierarchical Components in a Dynamic Network

  • Didier Hoareau
  • Yves Mahéo
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3798)

Abstract

This paper addresses the distribution and the deployment of hierarchical components on heterogeneous dynamic networks. Such networks may include fixed and mobile resource-constrained devices and are characterized by the volatility of their hosts and connections, which may lead to their fragmentation. We propose a propagative, hierarchically-controlled deployment process for such networks and an ADL extension allowing the specification of this context-aware deployment.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Didier Hoareau
    • 1
  • Yves Mahéo
    • 1
  1. 1.Valoria LaboratoryUniversity of South BrittanyFrance

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