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Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 8570568, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8570568
Research Article

Resource Allocation in a Generalized Framework for Virtualized Heterogeneous Wireless Network

State Key Laboratory of Networking and Switching Technology, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing 100876, China

Received 9 December 2015; Revised 22 March 2016; Accepted 5 April 2016

Academic Editor: Lin Gao

Copyright © 2016 Bo Fan 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.

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