Mobile Edge Computing Potential in Making Cities Smarter

  title={Mobile Edge Computing Potential in Making Cities Smarter},
  author={Tarik Taleb and Sunny Dutta and Adlen Ksentini and Muddesar Iqbal and Hannu Flinck},
  journal={IEEE Communications Magazine},
This article proposes an approach to enhance users' experience of video streaming in the context of smart cities. The proposed approach relies on the concept of MEC as a key factor in enhancing QoS. It sustains QoS by ensuring that applications/services follow the mobility of users, realizing the "Follow Me Edge" concept. The proposed scheme enforces an autonomic creation of MEC services to allow anywhere anytime data access with optimum QoE and reduced latency. Considering its application in… 

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