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Mehran Dowlatshahi, Farzad Safaei, "System Architecture and Mobility Management for Mobile Immersive Communications", Advances in Multimedia, vol. 2007, Article ID 053674, 7 pages, 2007.

System Architecture and Mobility Management for Mobile Immersive Communications

Academic Editor: Guobin (Jacky) Shen
Received29 Oct 2006
Accepted19 Dec 2006
Published22 Feb 2007


We propose a system design for delivery of immersive communications to mobile wireless devices based on a distributed proxy model. It is demonstrated that this architecture addresses key technical challenges for the delivery of these services, that is, constraints on link capacity and power consumption in mobile devices. However, additional complexity is introduced with respect to application layer mobility management. The paper proposes three possible methods for updating proxy assignments in response to mobility management and compares the performance of these methods.


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Copyright © 2007 Mehran Dowlatshahi and Farzad Safaei. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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