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Title Wireless multi-access environments and quality of service provisioning : solutions and application / Gabriel-Miro Muntean and Ramona Trestian, editors
Published Hershey, Pa. : IGI Global (701 E. Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA), ©2012


Description 1 online resource (electronic texts (360 pages))
Contents 1. Multi-access environments in next generation networks / Rajeshkumar Ramraj, Iftekhar Ahmad and Daryoush Habibi -- 2. Mobility challenges and management in the future wireless heterogeneous networks / Jianfeng Guan [and others] -- 3. Multiple attributes decision making algorithms for vertical handover in heterogeneous wireless networks / Enrique Stevens-Navarro, José D. Martínez-Morales and Ulises Pineda-Rico -- 4. Context-aware delivery of multi-party communications: access and core network selection / Nuno Coutinho and Susana Sargento -- 5. Multi-access communications in wireless mesh networks by virtualization / Susana Sargento [and others] -- 6. Heterogeneous meshed wireless back-haul network integrating unidirectional technologies / Mathias Kretschmer, Christian Niephaus and George Ghinea -- 7. Adaptive scheduling for TCP-fairness in wireless broadband networks / Balakrishnan K, Ritesh Kumar Kalle and Debabrata Das -- 8. Towards carrier-grade quality in heterogeneous wireless mesh networks / Johannes Lessmann [and others] -- 9. Toward intelligent fuzzy QoS model in wireless ad hoc networks / Lyes Khoukhi, Ali El-Masri and Dominique Gaiti -- 10. Packet scheduling in home and business femtocell networks / Volkan Sevindik -- 11. Multimedia broadcasting in LTE networks / Antonios Alexiou [and others] -- 12. Traffic prioritization in sensor networks using bandwidth scavenging / Anthony Plummer, Mahmoud Taghizadeh and Subir Biswas -- 13. Adaptive coexistence between cognitive and fiber networks / Anwer Al-Dulaimi and John Cosmas -- 14. Improving of QoS in WiFi access networks / Domingo Marrero, Elsa Macías and Alvaro Suárez
Summary "This book serves as a vital resource for practitioners to learn about the latest research and methodology within the field of wireless technology, covering important aspects of emerging technologies in the heterogeneous next generation network environment with a focus on wireless communications and their quality"--Provided by publisher
Analysis Cross-layer optimization
Handover strategies
Mobility challenges
Multimedia content distribution
Network layer approaches
Network selection solutions
Wireless aware transport protocols
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Title screen (IGI Global, viewed Dec. 19, 2011)
Subject Wireless communication systems.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Mobile & Wireless Communications.
Wireless communication systems.
Form Electronic book
Author Muntean, Gabriel-Miro, 1972-
Trestian, Ramona, 1983-
ISBN 9781466600188