Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Generic role assignment: A uniform middleware abstraction for configuration of pervasive systems

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
$31 $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

3 Author(s)
Haroon, M. ; Sensor Networks & Pervasive Comput. Group, Univ. Bonn, Bonn ; Handte, M. ; Marrón, P.J.

Pervasive computing envisions distraction-free support for user tasks by means of cooperating devices that are invisibly integrated into the environment. Due to device mobility and continuous changes in context, pervasive systems need to be adaptive to realize this vision. To simplify their development, pervasive computing middleware ease the resulting configuration tasks. In the past, middleware developers have used independent abstractions to support different task. In this paper, we argue that support for the configuration should be built on top of one generic abstraction. For this, we introduce the abstraction of a role and we outline how role assignment can be used to support configuration. Finally, we also show that our approach has additional benefits such as improved reuse of configuration logic and increased flexibility to support novel configuration tasks.

Published in:

Pervasive Computing and Communications, 2009. PerCom 2009. IEEE International Conference on

Date of Conference:

9-13 March 2009

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.