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Efficient Data Consistency Schemes in 2-Tier Cellular Networks

  • Seungbum Lim
  • Jai-Hoon Kim
  • Young-Bae Ko
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2834)

Abstract

Mobile computing raises many research issues due to the different characteristics of computing resources. In this paper, we present the concept of 2-tier data consistency schemes in which the messages to be transferred are handled by the appropriate MSS(Mobile Support Station). Instead of just relaying messages among MH’s (Mobile hosts), MSS’s maintain data and handle the messages together on behalf of the mobile hosts in its area. Also, different data consistency schemes can be applied for each different level (wireless or wired communication level) to reduced communication overhead.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Seungbum Lim
    • 1
  • Jai-Hoon Kim
    • 2
  • Young-Bae Ko
    • 2
  1. 1.R&D CenterCuritelSouth Korea
  2. 2.College of Information and CommunicationAjou UniversitySouth Korea

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