Supporting Groupware in Mobile Networks

  • Nadav Lavi
  • Israel Cidon
  • Idit Keidar
Conference paper
Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 162)


We present MaGMA (Mobility and Group Management Architecture), an architecture for groupware support in mobile networks. MaGMA’s main objective is enabling mobile users to use real-time group applications over the IP infrastructure. Our solutions address group management as well as support for QoS and seamless handoff. We illustrate the advantages of MaGMA using mathematical analysis and simulations.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nadav Lavi
    • 1
  • Israel Cidon
    • 1
  • Idit Keidar
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical Engineering, TechnionIsrael Institute of TechnologyIsrael

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