Provided by: Asian Research Publishing Network (ARPN)
Date Added: Feb 2015
The Peer-To-Peer (P2P) file sharing protocol has evolved from depending on Internet connection provided by the cellular network, to free Internet connectivity through Wi-Fi technology. On the other hand, IEEE 802.15.4 is considered as today's one of the top growing wireless protocol. This paper introduces ZigBee technology, which falls under this standard, into the mobile P2P environment, where it involves devices with Android 4.0 (ice cream sandwich), which is the lowest version of the Android platform that can be found among mobile devices.