SmartHealth Simulation Representing a Hybrid Architecture Over Cloud Integrated with IoT

A Modular Approach
  • Sarah ShafqatEmail author
  • Almas Abbasi
  • Tehmina Amjad
  • Hafiz Farooq Ahmad
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 887)


Every field is being evolved in a new direction with the technological advancement. In case of healthcare, the traditional system is being transferred over to cloud with integration of Internet of Things (IoT) inclusive of all the smart devices, wearable body sensors and mobile networks. This healthcare community cloud would be a beginning of context aware services being provided to patients at their home or at the place of medical incident. This context aware platform built over the cloud and IoT integrated infrastructure would save cost as well as time to reach to hospital and ensuring the availability of services by the qualified staff. In this paper, researchers would be simulating the healthcare community cloud that is context aware of the patients based on their current medical condition. This simulation model is compared to another previously simulated SelfServ Platform in combination with societal information system that used NetLogo.


Hybrid cloud simulation Learning Healthcare System Healthcare analytics Community cloud 



This paper would not have existed without the guidance and support of Dr Tehmina Amjad, Dr Almas Abbasi and Dr Hafiz Farooq Ahmad who are already regarded as eminent scholars in the field.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sarah Shafqat
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Almas Abbasi
    • 1
  • Tehmina Amjad
    • 1
  • Hafiz Farooq Ahmad
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Basic and Applied SciencesInternational Islamic University (IIU)IslamabadPakistan
  2. 2.Founder and President DreamSofTechIslamabadPakistan
  3. 3.Department of Computer Science, College of Computer Sciences and Information Technology (CCSIT)King Faisal University (KFU)AlahsaKingdom of Saudi Arabia

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