Todays smartphones utilize a rapidly developing range of sophisticated applications, pushing the limits of mobile processing power. The increased demand for cell phone applications has necessitated the rise of mobile cloud computing, a technological research arena which combines cloud computing, mobile computing, and wireless networks to maximize the computational and data storage capabilities of mobile devices.
Enabling Real-Time Mobile Cloud Computing through Emerging Technologies is an authoritative and accessible resource that incorporates surveys, tutorials, and the latest scholarly research on cellular technologies to explore the latest developments in mobile and wireless computing technologies. With its exhaustive coverage of emerging techniques, protocols, and computational structures, this reference work is an ideal tool for students, instructors, and researchers in the field of telecommunications.
This reference work features astute articles on a wide range of current research topics including, but not limited to, architectural communication components (cloudlets), infrastructural components, secure mobile cloud computing, medical cloud computing, network latency, and emerging open source structures that optimize and accelerate smartphones.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Conceptualizing a Real-Time Remote Cardiac Health Monitoring System
Chapter 2: Energy Efficient Real-Time Distributed Communication Architectures for Military Tactical Communication Systems
Chapter 3: Sensing as a Service in Cloud-Centric Internet of Things Architecture
Chapter 4: Secure Health Monitoring in the Cloud Using Homomorphic Encryption
Chapter 5: Volunteer Computing on Mobile Devices
Chapter 6: Selling FLOPs
Chapter 7: Towards Privacy-Preserving Medical Cloud Computing Using Homomorphic Encryption
Chapter 8: Hardware and Software Aspects of VM-Based Mobile-Cloud Offloading
Chapter 9: A Tutorial on Network Latency and Its Measurements
Chapter 10: Operational Cost of Running Real-Time Mobile Cloud Applications
Chapter 11: Theoretical Foundation and GPU Implementation of Face Recognition
Chapter 12: Reach to Mobile Platforms and Availability