Mobility

Timely Throughput of Heterogeneous Wireless Networks: Fundamental Limits and Algorithms

Date Added: Jan 2012
Format: PDF

Consumer demand for data services over wireless networks has increased dramatically in recent years, fueled both by the success of online video streaming and popularity of video-friendly mobile devices like smartphones and tablets. This confluence of trends is expected to continue and lead to several fold increase in traffic over wireless networks by 2015, the majority of which is expected to be video. As a result, one of the most pressing challenges in wireless networks is to find effective ways to provide high volume of top quality video traffic to smartphone users.