User-Centric Networking Future Perspectives

This work represents a milestone for the  "ULOOP User-centric Wireless Local Loop" project funded by the EU IST Seventh Framework Programme. ULOOP is focused on the robust, secure, and autonomic deployment of user-centric wireless networks. Contributions by ULOOP partners as well as invite...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Aldini, Alessandro (Editor), Bogliolo, Alessandro (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2014, 2014
Edition:1st ed. 2014
Series:Lecture Notes in Social Networks
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Part I: User-Centric Environments
  • User-Centric Networking: Bringing the Home Network to the Core
  • User-Centric Networking: Living-Examples and Challenges Ahead
  • User-Centric Networking: Routing Aspects
  • Part II: Trust Management and Cooperation Incentives
  • Trust Management Support for Context-Aware Service Platforms
  • Trust Management in ULOOP
  • Designing a Trust-Based Virtual Currency System for User-Centric Networks: the ULOOP Case
  • Part III: Resource Management in User-Centric Environments
  • Cooperative Networking in User-Centric Wireless Networks
  • Trust as a Fairness Parameter for Quality of Experience in Wireless Networks
  • Cooperative Relaying in User-Centric Wireless Networks
  • Resource Allocation in User-Centric Wireless Networks
  • Autonomous Resource Allocation and Strategy Optimization in Wireless Networks
  • An Autonomous Load Balancing Framework for UCN
  • Part IV: Mobility in User-Centric Environments
  • Mobility Support in User-Centric Networks
  • Mobility Estimation in the Context of Distributed Mobility Management; R. Sofia et al
  • Mobility Management in ULOOP
  • Part V: Market Perspective
  • Market Analysis and Exploitation
  • ULOOP Business Case Study