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Peer-to-peer storage : security and protocols

Oualha, Nouha

TK5105.525.U93

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Peer-to-peer (P2P) has proven as a most successful way to produce large scale, reliable, and cost-effective applications, as illustrated for file sharing or VoIP. P2P storage is an emerging field of application which allows peers to collectively leverage their resources towards ensuring the reliability and availability of user data. This book highlights how the continuous observation of peer behavior and monitoring of the storage process is an important requirement to secure a storage system. [As taken from Amazon]

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P2P Title:  Mobile peer to peer (P2P) : a tutorial guide
Author:  Fitzek, Frank H. P. 
Call number:  TK5105.525.M687M 
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Mobile Peer to Peer (P2P): A Tutorial Guide discusses the potential of wireless communication among mobile devices forming mobile peer to peer networks. This book provides the basic programming skills required to set up wireless communication links between mobile devices, offering a guide to the development process of mobile peer to peer networks.

Divided into three sections, Part I briefly introduces the basics of wireless technologies, mobile architectures, and communication protocols. Detailed descriptions of Bluetooth, IEEE802.11, and cellular communication link are given and applied to potential communication architectures. Part II focuses on programming for individual wireless technologies, and gives an understanding of the programming environment for individual wireless technologies. In addition, Part III provides advanced examples for mobile peer to peer networks. Continue reading