eBook Mobile Cloud Computing: Foundations and Service Models, 1st Edition

  • Dijiang Huang
  • Huijun Wu
  • Published By: Morgan Kaufmann
  • ISBN-10: 0128096446
  • ISBN-13: 9780128096444
  • DDC: 004.6782
  • Grade Level Range: 11th Grade - College Senior
  • 336 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released May 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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This book provides the latest research and development insights on mobile cloud computing, beginning with an exploration of the foundations of cloud computing, existing cloud infrastructures classifications, virtualization techniques and service models. It then examines the approaches to building cloud services using a bottom-up approach, describing data center design, cloud networking and software orchestration solutions, showing how these solutions support mobile devices and services. The book describes mobile cloud clouding concepts with a particular focus on a user-centric approach, presenting a distributed mobile cloud service model called POEM to manage mobile cloud resource and compose mobile cloud applications. It concludes with a close examination of the security and privacy issues of mobile clouds.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
Mobile Cloud Computing Foundation.
1: Mobile Cloud Computing Taxonomy.
2: Virtualization.
3: Mobile Cloud Service Models.
Mobile Cloud Computing.
4: Mobile Cloud Computing Service Framework.
5: Mobile Cloud Offloading Models.
6: Edge Clouds – Pushing the Boundary of Mobile Clouds.
Mobile Cloud Computing Security.
7: Mobile Cloud Security: Attribute-Based Access Control.
8: Mobile Cloud Security: Virtualization and Isolation on Mobiles.
Appendix A: Mobile Cloud Resource Management.
Appendix B: Mobile Cloud Programming and Application Platform.
Appendix C: Cryptographic Constructions.
Appendix D: Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Implementation and Evaluation.