By Topic

An efficient micromobility implementation for 802.1X WLANs

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$33 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
A. Hecker ; ENST, Paris, France ; H. Labiod

We analyze the implications of the integration of the current IP micromobility concepts with the 802.1X access control. We show that the independent user location tracking of IP micromobility and 802.1X provokes a significant additional handover delay and signaling load degrading the overall performance. To overcome these difficulties, we propose a system architecture which uses EAP as a general signaling protocol. We then discuss the new opportunities of our approach. Finally, we show that our system architecture can be applied in almost all access networks by exploiting the generality of the 802.1X approach.

Published in:

Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, 2004. PIMRC 2004. 15th IEEE International Symposium on  (Volume:4 )

Date of Conference:

5-8 Sept. 2004