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Service Portability and Virtual Customer Environments, 2000 IEEE

Date 1-1 Dec. 2000

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  • IEEE Globecom '00 Workshop. 2000 IEEE Service Portability and Virtual Customer Environments (IEEE Cat. No.00EX498)

    Publication Year: 2000
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    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):135 - 136
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  • Achieving service portability in ICEBERG

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):20 - 28
    Cited by:  Patents (8)
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    There is a growing trend toward service access through heterogeneous devices from diverse networks. It thus becomes crucial to provide support for mobility and portability at the application and service level to enable seamless service access from any end devices and access networks. Such support allows transparent roaming and ubiquitous service access. In the ICEBERG project (Wang et al. 2000), o... View full abstract»

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  • Service portability of networked appliances

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):13 - 19
    Cited by:  Papers (1)  |  Patents (5)
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    Networked appliances are popularly viewed as one of the next major Internet growth areas. This document outlines an approach for delivering services to networked appliances using techniques that allow mobility of these services both in a conventional location independent sense and between physical devices. Key requirements to address this market are identified and the document then goes on to pres... View full abstract»

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  • Global mobility and QoS provision for Internet services: the SUITED solution

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):3 - 12
    Cited by:  Papers (1)  |  Patents (1)
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    The need to extend the Internet services in the new environments characterized by nomadic users, such as travellers on wheels, on water or in the air, is becoming one of the major driving forces for research activity in the telecommunication area. Global mobility is more and more required by Internet users willing to access multimedia services regardless of their location. Moreover, the best effor... View full abstract»

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  • Secure subscription management on agent based platforms

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):121 - 127
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    To manage subscription in service environments, suitable cryptographic algorithms as well as security mechanisms and policies are compulsory. These help to implement a subscription management system which offers a secure subscription and de-subscription to online offered services in a rapidly changing world. Within this paper an agent based infrastructure and its used algorithms are presented whic... View full abstract»

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  • Towards a generic architecture for mobile object-oriented applications

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):91 - 96
    Cited by:  Papers (3)  |  Patents (4)
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    Our previous work in mobility support for CORBA applications resulted in the design and implementation of the Architecture for Location-Independent CORBA Environments (ALICE). The first version of ALICE enabled CORBA objects running on mobile devices to interact transparently with objects hosted by off-the-shelf CORBA implementations without relying on a centralised location register to keep track... View full abstract»

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  • Evaluation of strategies for supporting personal mobility and service portability

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):37 - 45
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    In addition to terminal mobility enabled by mobile cellular networks, future telecommunication systems must also provide for appropriate capabilities to support personal and session mobility as well as service portability. To cope with the strong user requirements concerning service provision and mobility support, future service architectures can be regarded as global distributed systems in which ... View full abstract»

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  • An algorithm for automatically selecting the most suitable processing environment for mobile multimedia applications

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):113 - 120
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    Over the last decade there has been a rapid growth of wireless communication technology. While voice communication using cellular phones is already mature today, it is expected that with the evolution towards more intelligent devices personal multimedia applications will become an important part of our life tomorrow. The three main forces driving this mobile revolution are third generation of mobi... View full abstract»

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  • Providing facilities to the visiting mobile user

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):85 - 90
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    While on the move the mobile user will definitely want to have access to the same applications in the same way as at home. However, he may want in addition to use the facilities available at the visiting site such as printers, fares, network connections, displays, applications, information, etc. He must first discover the available facilities, their locations and then do the appropriate re-configu... View full abstract»

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  • Application-layer mobility using SIP

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):29 - 36
    Cited by:  Papers (45)  |  Patents (90)
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    Supporting mobile Internet multimedia applications requires more than just the ability to maintain connectivity across subnet changes. We describe how the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) can help provide terminal, personal, session and service mobility to applications ranging from Internet telephony to presence and instant messaging. We also discuss application-layer mobility for streaming multi... View full abstract»

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  • Supporting nomadic users within virtual private networks

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):128 - 133
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    Virtual private networks (VPNs) are communication environments for groups deployed within a public network but are actually not taking care of mobility. Nomadic VPN users have special requirements relating to resource adaptation and customization. This paper discusses how mobile agent technology applied to DPE-based VPN provides seamless access, service capabilities to nomadic users within the vis... View full abstract»

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  • WAP roaming with star*home and Exalink

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):97 - 101
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    This paper presents implementation scenarios of WAP/CSD, the WAP/GPRS roaming scenario using the star*home solutions. This architecture is backward compatible with any existing WAP infrastructure at the HPLMN, regardless of the WAP gateway vendor View full abstract»

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  • Implementation of a flexible control system for launching stream services independently of the access network

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):46 - 51
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    This paper shows the architecture and discusses the implementation of an access network independent service control system that can be used to order stream-based services for terminals with different capabilities. A control system is implemented to handle the parameter negotiation and service initiation between the client and the server system. The stream-based service is adapted to different acce... View full abstract»

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  • Customisable off-line Web browsing with mobile software agents

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):102 - 108
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    This paper presents a server-side multi-agent architecture aimed at increasing the efficiency of Internet browsing. The agent system uses the user profile to monitor the user's favourite Web sites, to construct customised views of those sites, and to inform the user through a Web interface. The proposed agent architecture allows customisation of the user's preferences, providing the user with a vi... View full abstract»

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  • CAMP: a context-aware mobile portal

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):52 - 61
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    Context-awareness enhancing mobile computing is expected to be one of the major ingredients of the future wireless services based on IP technologies. This paper proposes the concept of a modular mobile Internet portal enhanced with context-awareness features. Some context-aware services built into the portal are explained and the benefit for the mobile users analyzed. We present a functional proto... View full abstract»

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  • An object-based framework for communication services

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):109 - 112
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    The integration of the telephone network and the Internet enables convergence of advanced voice and data services. New innovative services challenge telecom providers to integrate new and traditional services. At Telcordia Technologies, we have developed a service-creation framework that exploits object technology and object mobility. A prototype implementation that uses the framework is described View full abstract»

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  • Wireless open service networks

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):62 - 68
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    We describe a networking infrastructure, called wireless open service networks, that allows service providers such as content providers to compete in open marketplaces. Using this open infrastructure, customers are empowered with dynamic choice of a variety of services at various levels, beyond just their traditional choices in network access services. In the meantime, service providers are given ... View full abstract»

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  • A VHE architecture for advanced value-added service provision in 3rd generation mobile communication networks

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):69 - 78
    Cited by:  Papers (1)  |  Patents (6)
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    In the emerging era of 3rd generation mobile communication networks, it is expected that operator differentiation in the market will highly depend on the advanced provision of value-added services, including the successful implementation of the virtual home environment (VHE) concept. In this paper, after discussing some issues critical to VHE realization, we introduce a distributed application pla... View full abstract»

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  • VHE trial over Mobile IP

    Publication Year: 2000, Page(s):79 - 84
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    Because surfing the World Wide Web and extending multimedia sessions for the benefit of mobile users will be basic requirements for the 21st century, the support of multimedia services in a seamless manner becomes an important feature of future telecommunication networks. Due to this increasing demand for advanced service offering at any place and on any terminal, developments in telecommunication... View full abstract»

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