Mobile Electronic Memos

  • Giovanni Bartolomeo
  • Stefano Salsano
  • Antonella Frisiello
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6869)

Abstract

This paper explores a novel concept called Mobile Electronic Memo whose purpose is to overcome the limitations in terms of interoperability and accessibility imposed by the current technology. To achieve this goal, Mobile Electronic Memos decouple the semantics of the information from the physical and pragmatic constraints of the medium that transports it. We examine related works and standards that could be good candidates for implementing MEMs and describe a prototype implementation that has been realized as a proof of concept.

Keywords

Electronic information interoperability accessibility 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giovanni Bartolomeo
    • 1
  • Stefano Salsano
    • 1
  • Antonella Frisiello
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Rome Tor VergataRomeItaly
  2. 2.Istituto Superiore Mario BoellaTurinItaly

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