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A Study on the Failure-Diagnostic Context-Awareness Middleware for Wireless Sensor Networks

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 107)

Abstract

We propose a middleware that diagnose any incorrect operation of a sensor or equipment occurring in the WSN application system adopting an indoor sensor network, and determines as to whether the incorrect operation is related to the reliability of the service offered by the system. The middleware proposed in this thesis makes up Data Management Module, Circumstance Information Related Module, Circumstance Analysis Module, Service Module, and Information Storage Module. The data retrieved from the interoperation between modules are analyzed through incorrect operation diagnosis algorithm, and thus it is determined whether a sensor or equipment operates incorrectly.

Keywords

Failure-diagnostic WSN Context-awareness 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Information and Communication EngineeringSunchon National UniversitySuncheonKorea

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