PSCloud: a durable context-aware personal storage cloud

  title={PSCloud: a durable context-aware personal storage cloud},
  author={Sobir Bazarbayev and Matti A. Hiltunen and Kaustubh R. Joshi and William H. Sanders and Richard D. Schlichting},
Personal content from mobile devices is often irreplaceable, yet current solutions for managing and synchronizing this data across multiple devices to ensure durability are often limited. A common approach is to synchronize data through a cloud storage service such as Dropbox. We argue that this model is excessively rigid because it forces users to use more expensive cloud storage than is needed. This paper proposes an alternative approach that uses storage on all of a user's mobile devices… CONTINUE READING