Selecting the Best Tool for the Test
Simulation is a widely used mechanism for validating the theoretical models of networking and communication systems. Although the claims made based on simulations are considered to be reliable, how reliable they really are is best determined with real-world implementation trials.Simulation...
Published November 6th 2014 by CRC Press
Security for Multihop Wireless Networks provides broad coverage of the security issues facing multihop wireless networks. Presenting the work of a different group of expert contributors in each chapter, it explores security in mobile ad hoc networks, wireless sensor networks, wireless mesh networks...
Published April 15th 2014 by CRC Press
ICT for Sustainability
Although the information and communication technology (ICT) industry accounted for only 2 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions in 2007, the explosive increase in data traffic brought about by a rapidly growing user base of more than a billion wireless subscribers is expected to nearly double...
Published October 29th 2013 by CRC Press
Acquiring data from the deployment area of sensors is not always easy, with multiple issues to be considered in dealing with wireless sensor networks (WSNs). A major issue is the limited resources of the tiny sensor devices, which are run with one-time batteries. Even if rechargeable batteries...
Published December 15th 2012 by CRC Press
Current Status and Future Trends
Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) utilize fast, cheap, and effective applications to imitate the human intelligence capability of sensing on a wider distributed scale. But acquiring data from the deployment area of a WSN is not always easy and multiple issues arise, including the limited resources of...
Published November 16th 2012 by CRC Press