IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology

Mobile Communications

Technology, tools, applications, authentication and security IFIP World Conference on Mobile Communications 2 – 6 September 1996, Canberra, Australia

Editors: Encarnacao, J.L., Rabaey, Jan M. (Eds.)

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Mobile computing is one of the biggest issues of computer technology, science and industry today. This book looks at the requirements of developing mobile computing systems and the challenges they pose to computer designers. It examines the requirements of mobile computing hardware, infrastructure and communications services. Information security and the data protection aspects of design are considered, together with telecommunications facilities for linking up to the worldwide computer infrastructure. The book also considers the mobility of computer users versus the portability of the equipment. The text also examines current applications of mobile computing in the public sector and future innovative applications.

Table of contents (34 chapters)

  • Trends of Flat Displays in the Multimedia Age

    Sasaki, H.

    Pages 3-6

  • System Support and Applications for Mobile Computing

    Diehl, Norbert (et al.)

    Pages 9-10

  • Developments in mobile data system technology — particularly GSM

    Leske, J.

    Pages 11-19

  • Replication—Support for Advanced Mobile Applications

    Kottmann, D. A.

    Pages 23-30

  • Caching Data Over a Broadcast Channel

    Leong, H. V. (et al.)

    Pages 31-38

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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $232.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Mobile Communications
Book Subtitle
Technology, tools, applications, authentication and security IFIP World Conference on Mobile Communications 2 – 6 September 1996, Canberra, Australia
Editors
  • J.L. Encarnacao
  • Jan M. Rabaey
Series Title
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Copyright
1996
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
IFIP International Federation for Information Processing
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-34980-0
DOI
10.1007/978-0-387-34980-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-412-75580-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4757-5857-3
Series ISSN
1868-4238
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 342
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