A Fault and Mobility Tolerant Location Server for Large-scale Ad-hoc networks

Owen, Gareth and Adda, Mo (2007) A Fault and Mobility Tolerant Location Server for Large-scale Ad-hoc networks. In: IST Mobile and Wireless Communications Summit, 1st - 5th July 2007, Budapest, Hungary. (Full text available)

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Abstract

There are many essential applications for quorum systems in ad-hoc networks, such as that of location servers in large-scale networks. Existing research proposes many approaches to the problems, many of which are incomplete, cumbersome, or incur significant cost. We describe and analyse a self-organising quorum system that creates an emergent intelligence to minimise overhead and maximise survivability. We compare our quorum system with ones proposed in the literature in terms of delivery success and find that it performs favourably.

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Paper)
Uncontrolled keywords: Fault Mobility Tolerant Location Server Large-scale Ad-hoc networks
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science) > QA 76 Software, computer programming,
Divisions: Faculties > Science Technology and Medical Studies > School of Computing
Depositing User: Mark Wheadon
Date Deposited: 24 Nov 2008 18:05
Last Modified: 06 Sep 2011 01:37
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/14591 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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