Research In Motion
Mobile Ad hoc NETwork (MANET) is an autonomous system, where nodes are connected with each other through wireless links. Mobile ad hoc network topology is dynamic that can change rapidly because the nodes move freely and can organize themselves randomly therefore in a Mobile Ad-hoc Network usually seek the help of other intermediate nodes to establish communication channels. As a result network needs to have routing protocols which can adopt dynamically changing topology. To accomplish this, a number of ad hoc routing protocols have been proposed and implemented, which include Dynamic Source Routing (DSR), Destination Sequenced Distance Vector (DSDV) and Ad hoc On-demand Distance Vector (AODV) routing.