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Mobile Grid Computing: Facts or Fantasy?

  title={Mobile Grid Computing: Facts or Fantasy?},
  author={Ketan Bharatbhai Parmar and N. N. Jani and Pranav S. Shrivastav and Mitesh H. Patel},
The growing availability of networked mobile devices has created a vast collective pool of unexploited computing resources. In this paper we analyze the challenges for harvesting this potential for grid computing. The inherent limitations of typical mobile devices, such as reduced CPU performance, small secondary storage, heightened battery consumption sensitivity, and unreliable low-bandwidth communication are outraced by number of smart-phones sold annually, suggesting that the concept should… 

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