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Scalability of Name Resolution for Ambient Networks

  • Pekka Pääkkönen
  • Nadeem Akhtar
  • Rui Campos
  • Cornelia Kappler
  • Petteri Pöyhönen
  • Di Zhou
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3970)

Abstract

The convergence of mobile domain and data networks has been under focus in the standardization forums. However, dynamic interworking of wired infrastructure, wireless access systems and small scale Personal Area Networks has been challenging due to their heterogeneous nature. One of the most important problems to be solved is name resolution between different terminals and networks. This paper presents a new mechanism for name resolution, which relies on existing naming mechanisms. In particular the focus is on the scalability of the solution from signaling load and latency point of view.

Keywords

Session Initiation Protocol Distribute Hash Table Signaling Load Domain Name System Resolution Mechanism 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pekka Pääkkönen
    • 1
  • Nadeem Akhtar
    • 2
  • Rui Campos
    • 3
  • Cornelia Kappler
    • 4
  • Petteri Pöyhönen
    • 5
  • Di Zhou
    • 6
  1. 1.VTT Technical Research Centre of FinlandOuluFinland
  2. 2.University of SurreyGuildfordUnited Kingdom
  3. 3.INESC PortoPortoPortugal
  4. 4.Siemens CommunicationsBerlinGermany
  5. 5.Nokia Research CenterHelsinkiFinland
  6. 6.PSE/SiemensViennaAustria

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