Location Information Managment

  • Hani Naguib
  • George Coulouris
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2201)


We describe an approach to the management of location events deriving from a variety of sensors and sensor technologies. The approach uses a region-based spatial algorithm to integrate low-level location information, producing events that approximate closely to the needs of application programs. Preliminary experience indicates that the approach yields a very worthwhile reduction in the event traffic that must be handled by applications.


Location Information Location Module Location Technology Event Traffic Active Badge 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hani Naguib
    • 1
  • George Coulouris
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory for Communications EngineeringCambridge UniversityCambridge

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