Date Added: Aug 2012
As mobile device popularity grows, end-user demands to run heavier applications are equally increasing. Mobile cloud computing integrates the cloud computing into the mobile environment and overcomes obstacles related to the performance environment and security discussed in mobile computing. This paper gives an idea of MCC, which helps general readers have an overview of the MCC including the architecture, applications and solutions. The issues, existing solutions and approaches are presented. In addition, the future research directions of MCC are discussed.