Opportunistic content pushing via WiFi hotspots

  title={Opportunistic content pushing via WiFi hotspots},
  author={Tao Han and Nirwan Ansari},
  journal={2012 3rd IEEE International Conference on Network Infrastructure and Digital Content},
Metro WiFi networks can be potentially leveraged to offload data traffic from congested cellular networks. In this paper, we design a content pushing system which pushes the content to mobile users through opportunistic WiFi connections. The system responds a user's pending requests or predicted users' future requests, codes these requested contents by using Fountain codes, predicts the user's routes, and prelocates the coded content to the WiFi access points along the user's routes. The… CONTINUE READING
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