A survey of mobile cloud computing: architecture, applications, and approaches

@article{Hoang2013ASO,
  title={A survey of mobile cloud computing: architecture, applications, and approaches},
  author={Dinh Thai Hoang and Chonho Lee and Dusit Tao Niyato and Ping Wang},
  journal={Wirel. Commun. Mob. Comput.},
  year={2013},
  volume={13},
  pages={1587-1611}
}
Together with an explosive growth of the mobile applications and emerging of cloud computing concept, mobile cloud computing (MCC) has been introduced to be a potential technology for mobile services. MCC integrates the cloud computing into the mobile environment and overcomes obstacles related to the performance (e.g., battery life, storage, and bandwidth), environment (e.g., heterogeneity, scalability, and availability), and security (e.g., reliability and privacy) discussed in mobile… 

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