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

Published on June 2016 by Tejas Upmanyu, Shivam Bharadwaj, Sandeep Saxena
Technical Symposium on Emerging Technologies in Computer Science
Foundation of Computer Science USA
TSETCS2016 - Number 1
June 2016
Authors: Tejas Upmanyu, Shivam Bharadwaj, Sandeep Saxena

Tejas Upmanyu, Shivam Bharadwaj, Sandeep Saxena . A Study of Mobile Cloud Computing:Architecture, Applications, and Challenges. Technical Symposium on Emerging Technologies in Computer Science. TSETCS2016, 1 (June 2016), 10-17.

author = { Tejas Upmanyu, Shivam Bharadwaj, Sandeep Saxena },
title = { A Study of Mobile Cloud Computing:Architecture, Applications, and Challenges },
journal = { Technical Symposium on Emerging Technologies in Computer Science },
issue_date = { June 2016 },
volume = { TSETCS2016 },
number = { 1 },
month = { June },
year = { 2016 },
issn = 0975-8887,
pages = { 10-17 },
numpages = 8,
url = { /proceedings/tsetcs2016/number1/25030-2019/ },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
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%A Shivam Bharadwaj
%A Sandeep Saxena
%T A Study of Mobile Cloud Computing:Architecture, Applications, and Challenges
%J Technical Symposium on Emerging Technologies in Computer Science
%@ 0975-8887
%N 1
%P 10-17
%D 2016
%I International Journal of Computer Applications

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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Index Terms

Computer Science
Information Sciences


Cloud Computing Mobile Cloud Mobile Services And Applications.