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A Study of Mobile Cloud Computing:Architecture, Applications, and Challenges

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TSETCS 2016 - Number 1
Year of Publication: 2016
Authors:
Tejas Upmanyu
Shivam Bharadwaj
Sandeep Saxena

Tejas Upmanyu, Shivam Bharadwaj and Sandeep Saxena. Article: A Study of Mobile Cloud Computing:Architecture, Applications, and Challenges. IJCA Proceedings on Technical Symposium on Emerging Technologies in Computer Science TSETCS 2016(1):10-17, June 2016. Full text available. BibTeX

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	author = {Tejas Upmanyu and Shivam Bharadwaj and Sandeep Saxena},
	title = {Article: A Study of Mobile Cloud Computing:Architecture, Applications, and Challenges},
	journal = {IJCA Proceedings on Technical Symposium on Emerging Technologies in Computer Science},
	year = {2016},
	volume = {TSETCS 2016},
	number = {1},
	pages = {10-17},
	month = {June},
	note = {Full text available}
}

Abstract

The intersection of mobile applications and computing with the promising concept of cloud computing resulted in the birth of Mobile Cloud Computing (MCC). MCC has emerged as a remarkable milestone for global mobile services. Enriching its efficiency and productivity to many dimensions, MCC serves a unique blend of mobile computing and cloud computing seamlessly integrated and tries to overcome issues related to environment ( e. g. , heterogeneity, availability), security( e. g. , reliability and privacy) and performance issues( e. g. , bandwidth, storage capacity, battery life). This paper provides an introduction of MCC discussing its architecture and advantages; it then takes a look at various existing application models to MCC. The issues, challenges are discussed. In addition, Future research directions of MCC are also studied.

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