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Novel QoS-Aware gateway centrailized multi-hop routing for wireless mesh networks.

Zhao, Liang, Al-Dubai, Ahmed and Romdhani, Imed (2010) Novel QoS-Aware gateway centrailized multi-hop routing for wireless mesh networks. In: Proceedings of IEEE-CIT 2010. IEEE Computer Society, pp. 336-342. ISBN 978-0-7695-4108-2

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Abstract/Description

Wireless Mesh Networking (WMN) emerges as a new technology to reshape the broadband industry towards a more efficient and cost effective connectivity. The WMN has been the ideal technology for the next generation wireless community networks that offers efficient digital engagements and an ideal platform for promoting social partnerships over both urban and rural communities. This is essential for the digital economy and the overall quality of life. Although the gateway involvement in routing management is a main feature of WMN, it is lightly treated in the existing cutting edge standards. In the light of these observations, in this paper, we propose a new algorithm for WMN, namely, Gateway Centralized Multi-hop Routing algorithm (GCMR) in order to enhance the routing management of network layer and, thus, optimize the capability of WMN to handle a wide range of applications, including those which require control/management at the service provider side. We have conducted simulation experiments to examine the performance of our proposed routing. Our analysis and simulation experiments confirm the superiority of GCMR against its counterparts, including the well known AODV-HOP and HWMP routing algorithms, within several QoS constrains.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 978-0-7695-4108-2
Additional Information: paper presented at 10th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology, Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK June 29-July 01
Uncontrolled Keywords: Wireless Mesh Networking; broadband; connectivity; wireless community networks; social partnerships; digital engagements; routing management;
University Divisions/Research Centres: Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Computing
Dewey Decimal Subjects: 600 Technology > 620 Engineering > 621 Electronic & mechanical engineering > 621.3 Electrical & electronic engineering > 621.38 Electronics & Communications engineering > 621.384 Radio & Radar
Library of Congress Subjects: H Social Sciences > HE Transportation and Communications
Item ID: 3812
Depositing User: Computing Research
Date Deposited: 01 Sep 2010 16:51
Last Modified: 28 Nov 2013 11:24
URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/3812

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