The Case for Wireless Overlay Networks

  title={The Case for Wireless Overlay Networks},
  author={Randy H. Katz and Eric A. Brewer},
Wireless data ser vices, other than those for electronic mail or pa ging, have thus far been more promising than successful. We believe that future mobile inf ormation systems must be built upon heter ogeneous wireless overlay networks , extending traditional wired and internetworked processing “islands” to hosts on the mo ve over coverage areas r anging from in-room, in-building, campus, metr opolitan, and wide-areas. Unf ortunately, network planners continue to think in terms of homo geneous… CONTINUE READING
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