Mobile Agent Technology and Its repercussion in Wireless Sensor Networks
Mobile Agent is the computer program which can automatically move among different network hosts and perform the user's operations. A Mobile Agent characteristic is being automatic, cooperative, mobile, secure and intelligent. These are agents that can physically travel across a network, and perform tasks on machines that provide agent hosting capability. It allows processes to migrate from computer to computer, for processes to split into multiple instances that execute on different machines, and to return to their point of origin.