Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Journal of Computer Networks and Communications
Volume 2012, Article ID 380959, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/380959
Research Article

Available Bandwidth Estimation in Network-Aware Applications for Wireless Campus e-Learning System

1Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Malaysia
2Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Malaysia

Received 30 May 2011; Accepted 30 September 2011

Academic Editor: Youyun Xu

Copyright © 2012 Mohd Faisal Ibrahim et al. 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.

Linked References

  1. B. D. Noble, M. Satyanarayanan, D. Narayanan, J. E. Tilton, J. Flinn, and K. R. Walker, “Agile application-aware adaptation for mobility,” in Proceedings of the 16th ACM Symposium on Operating Systems and Principles, pp. 276–287, 1997.
  2. O. Angin, A. T. Campbell, M. E. Kounavis, and R. R. F. Liao, “The mobiware toolkit: programmable support for adaptive mobile networking,” IEEE Personal Communications, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 32–43, 1998. View at Google Scholar
  3. M. Kim and B. Noble, “Mobile network estimation,” in Proceedings of the 7th Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking, pp. 298–309, July 2001.
  4. M. Li, M. Claypool, and R. Kinicki, “WBest: a bandwidth estimation tool for IEEE 802.11 wireless networks,” in Proceedings of the 33rd IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN '08), pp. 374–381, October 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  5. H. Zhao, E. Garcia-Palacios, J. Wei, and Y. Xi, “Accurate available bandwidth estimation in IEEE 802.11-based ad hoc networks,” Computer Communications, vol. 32, no. 6, pp. 1050–1057, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  6. S. Tursunova, K. Inoyatov, and Y. T. Kim, “Cognitive passive estimation of available bandwidth (cPEAB) in overlapped ieee 802.11 WiFi WLANs,” in Proceedings of the 12th IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS '10), pp. 448–454, April 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  7. T. Nadeem, “Network-aware applications in wireless networks,” in Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Research Directions in Situational-aware Self-managed Proactive Computing in Wireless Adhoc Networks, 2009.
  8. K. Lee, “Adaptive network support for mobile multimedia,” in Proceedings of the 1st Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking, pp. 62–74, November 1995.
  9. A. Johnsson, B. Melander, and M. Björkman, “Bandwidth measurement in wireless networks,” in Proceedings of the 4th Annual Mediterranean Ad Hoc Networking Workshop, 2005.
  10. C. Dovrolis, P. Ramanathan, and D. Moore, “Packet-dispersion techniques and a capacity-estimation methodology,” IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, vol. 12, no. 6, pp. 963–977, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  11. M. Li, M. Claypool, and R. Kinicki, “Modeling and simulating packet dispersion in wireless 802.11 networks,” Tech. Rep. WPI-CS-TR-06-03, Computer Science Department at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 2006. View at Google Scholar
  12. M. Jain and C. Dovrolis, “End-to-end available bandwidth: measurement methodology, dynamics, and relation with TCP throughput,” IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 537–549, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  13. B. Melander, M. Bjorkman, and P. Gunningberg, “A new end-to-end probing and analysis method for estimating bandwidth bottlenecks,” in Proceedings of IEEE GLOBECOM–Global Internet Symposium, pp. 415–420, 2000.
  14. B. Melander, M. Bjorkman, and P. Gunningberg, “Regression-based available bandwidth measurements,” in Proceedings of the International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunications Systems, 2002.
  15. V. Ribeiro, R. Riedi, R. Baraniuk, J. Navratil, and L. Cottrell, “PathChirp: efficient available bandwidth estimation for network paths,” in Proceedings of the Passive and Active Measurements Workshop, 2003.
  16. N. Hu and P. Steenkiste, “Evaluation and characterization of available bandwidth probing techniques,” IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 21, no. 6, pp. 879–894, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  17. J. Strauss, D. Katabi, and F. Kaashoek, “A measurement study of available bandwidth estimation tools,” in Proceedings of the ACM SIGCOMM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC '03), pp. 39–44, October 2003.
  18. V. Ribeiro, M. Coates, R. Riedi, S. Sarvotham, B. Hendricks, and R. Baraniuk, “Multifractal cross-traffic estimation,” in Proceedings of the ITC Conference on IP Traffic, Modeling and Management, 2000.
  19. K. Lakshminarayanan, V. N. Padmanabhan, and J. Padhye, “Bandwidth estimation in broadband access networks,” in Proceedings of the ACM SIGCOMM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC '04), pp. 314–321, October 2004.
  20. D. Gupta, D. Wu, P. Mohapatra, and C. N. Chuah, “Experimental comparison of bandwidth estimation tools for wireless mesh networks,” in Proceedings of the 28th IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM '09), pp. 2891–2895, April 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  21. T. Sun, L. J. Chen, G. Yang, M. Y. Sanadidi, and M. Gerla, “SenProbe: path capacity estimation in wireless sensor networks,” in Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Measurement, Modelling, and Performance Analysis of Wireless Sensor Networks, 2005.
  22. L. J. Chen, T. Sun, G. Yang, M. Y. Sanadidi, and M. Gerla, “AdHoc probe: path capacity probing in wireless ad hoc networks,” in Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Wireless Internet (WICON '05), pp. 156–163, July 2005.
  23. L. J. Chen, T. Sun, G. Yang, M. Y. Sanadidi, and M. Gerla, “AdHoc Probe: end-to-end capacity probing in wireless ad hoc networks,” Wireless Networks, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 111–126, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  24. A. Amamra and K. M. Hou, “Bandwidth estimation in broadband access networks,” in Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Computer Modeling and Simulation, pp. 46–51, 2008.
  25. J. Bolliger and T. Gross, “A framework-based approach to the development of network-aware applications,” IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol. 24, no. 5, pp. 376–390, 1998. View at Google Scholar
  26. J. Bates, D. Halls, and J. Bacon, “A framework to support mobile users of multimedia applications,” Mobile Networks and Applications, vol. 1, no. 4, pp. 409–419, 1996. View at Google Scholar
  27. B. L. Tierney, D. Gunter, J. Lee, M. Stoufer, and J. B. Evans, “Enabling network-aware applications,” in Proceedings of the 10th IEEE Interantionsl Symposium on High Performance Distributed Computing, pp. 281–288, August 2001.
  28. A. Fox, S. D. Gribble, E. A. Brewer, and E. Amir, “Adapting to network and client variability via on-demand dynamic distillation,” in Proceedings of the 7th International Conference of Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems, pp. 160–173, 1996.
  29. B. Badrinath, A. Fox, L. Kleinrock, G. Popek, P. Reiher, and M. Satyanarayanan, “Conceptual framework for network and client adaptation,” Mobile Networks and Applications, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 221–231, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  30. D. M. Batista, N. L. S. da Fonseca, F. K. Miyazawa, and F. Granelli, “Self-adjustment of resource allocation for grid applications,” Computer Networks, vol. 52, no. 9, pp. 1762–1781, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  31. J. Cao, K. M. McNeill, D. Zhang, and J. F. Nunamaker, “An overview of network-aware applications for mobile multimedia delivery,” in Proceedings of the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, vol. 9, pp. 4663–4672, January 2004.
  32. M. Davis, “A wireless traffic probe* for radio resource management and QoS provisioning in IEEE 802.11 WLANs,” in Proceedings of the 7th ACM Symposium on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems, pp. 234–243, October 2004.
  33. M. Bredel and M. Fidler, “A measurement study of bandwidth estimation in IEEE 802.11g wireless LANs using the DCF,” in Proceedings of the Networking Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks, Wireless Networks, Next Generation Internet, vol. 4982 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp. 314–325, 2008.
  34. R. Prasad, C. Dovrolis, M. Murray, and K. Claffy, “Bandwidth estimation: metrics, measurement techniques, and tools,” IEEE Network, vol. 17, no. 6, pp. 27–35, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar