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Model of M-Learning by Multimedia Content Delivery from mCloud to Mobile Devices

  • Danco Davcev
  • Goran Jakimovski
  • Snezana Scepanovic
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 715)

Abstract

Integration of mobile devices in the multimedia delivery systems provides the users (learners or business people) with access to multimedia content outside the classroom (workplace). It allows them to easily store, record and deliver multimedia content in real-time. Process of delivering multimedia content to the users requires more computational resources than mobile device can provide. In order to provide users with multimedia content that is suitable for their mobile devices and according to their needs we introduce the mobile cloud (mCloud) computing environment as paradigm that is ideal to overcome these problems. The proposed interactive mCloud system should provide high scale collaboration and interaction between the users. The system is designed for delivery of multimedia learning content to the users according to the user’s cognitive style. The content is adapted according to the context-aware network conditions. In this paper, we provide some experimental results based on experience of 90 users (students) that participated in the m-learning cooperative process. After completing the course of Database Systems, the users estimated the Quality of Experience (QoE) by using a Learning Scenario Questionnaire.

Keywords

Learning Multimedia content Mobile cloud computing User profile QoE 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Danco Davcev
    • 1
  • Goran Jakimovski
    • 2
  • Snezana Scepanovic
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of Computer Science and EngineeringUniversity Ss Cyril and MethodiusSkopjeRepublic of Macedonia
  2. 2.Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information TechnologiesUniversity Ss Cyril and MethodiusSkopjeRepublic of Macedonia
  3. 3.Mediteranian UniversityPodgoricaMontenegro

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