peer-to-peer, wireless ad-hoc and sensor, client-server, and autonomous vehicular networks), cooperation and ambient networking
, cooperative caching, cooperative networking for streaming media content, optimal node-task allocation, heterogeneity issues in cooperative networking, cooperative search in networks, and security and privacy issues with cooperative networking.
The Ambient Networking concept has been developed in the framework of the Ambient Networks project, which is co-sponsored by the European Union under the Information Society Technology (IST) priority of the 6th Framework Programme.
This book offers a complete and detailed overview of the Ambient Networking concept and its core technologies.
Explains the need for Ambient Networking, discussing the limitations of today's proposed architectures, and explaining the business potential of edge networks and network co-operation.