Middleware for Mobile Information Access
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Dipanjan Chakraborty, Filip Perich, Anupam Joshi, Timothy Finin, Yelena Yesha, Middleware for Mobile Information Access, Proceedings. 13th International Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications , 2002, DOI: 10.1109/DEXA.2002.1045984
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Mobile information access involves retrieving information from wired service providers. Often there are situations where the information is not available from a single service provider but can be obtained by combining information from multiple service providers. It is inefficient and some times impossible for a resource poor mobile device connected over a low bandwidth wireless link to coordinate such activity. In this paper, we describe a middleware to support this mode of access from resource poor mobile devices that take into consideration mobility, resource constraints and service heterogeneity.