Location Management in Distributed Mobile Environments

  title={Location Management in Distributed Mobile Environments},
  author={P. Krishna and Nitin H. Vaidya and Dhiraj K. Pradhan},
Location management is an important problem in distributed mobile computing. Location management consists of location updates, searches and search-updates. An update occurs when a mobile host changes location. A search occurs when a mobile host needs to be located. A search-update occurs after a successful search. Various strategies can be designed for search, update and search-update. Static location management uses one combination of search, update and search-update strategies throughout the… CONTINUE READING
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