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e-Infrastructure and e-Services for Developing Countries

4th International ICST Conference, AFRICOMM 2012, Yaounde, Cameroon, November 12-14, 2012, Revised Selected Papers

Jonas, Karl, Rai, Idris A., Tchuente, Maurice (Eds.)

2013, XII, 332 p. 100 illus.

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This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the 4th International ICST Conference on e-Infrastructure and e-Services for Developing Countries, AFRICOMM 2012, held in Yaounde, Cameroon, in November 2012. The 24 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The papers cover a wide range of topics in the field of information and communication infrastructures and are grouped in topical sections on: e-Infrastructure, e-Services, e-Society, e-Health, and e-Security.

Content Level » Professional/practitioner

Keywords » healthcare - information security - mobile devices - rural area networking - wireless mesh networks

Related subjects » Communication Networks - Database Management & Information Retrieval - General Issues

Table of contents 

Testbed for Rural Area Networking.- SNS4D: An OnLine Social Network System for Developing Countries.- RuKaCS: A Community Services and Proximity Networks Project.- Achievable Capacity Design for Irregular and Clustered High Performance Mesh Networks.- VHF Spectrum Monitoring Using Meraka Cognitive Radio Platform.- Open BTS, a GSM Experiment in Rural Zambia.- Performance Evaluation of RSSI Based Distance Measurement for Localization in Wireless Sensor Networks.- SolarMesh - Deployment Aspects for Wireless Mesh Networks.- Emerginov: An Open PHP PaaS to Stimulate and Animate Local Co-innovation.- Introducing Nika NOW: A Mobile Platform for Hyperlocal Media in South Africa.- Analysis and Design of Mobile Payment Platform in African Context.- A Mobile Commerce Solution for Sub-Saharan Countries Such as Cameroon.

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