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Capillary Machine-to-Machine Communications: The Road Ahead

  • Vojislav B. Mišić
  • Jelena Mišić
  • Xiaodong Lin
  • Dragan Nerandzic
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7363)

Abstract

Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications are expected to include billions of smart devices in the next three to five years. However, existing communication standards are incapable of providing satisfactory performance for M2M traffic. In this paper, we outline some advances that will enable existing wireless personal area networks, in conjunction with existing cellular communication standards, to be adapted to the needs of M2M traffic.

Keywords

machine-to-machine communications (M2M) capillary M2M wireless personal area networks wireless security 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vojislav B. Mišić
    • 1
  • Jelena Mišić
    • 1
  • Xiaodong Lin
    • 2
  • Dragan Nerandzic
    • 3
  1. 1.Ryerson UniversityTorontoCanada
  2. 2.University of Ontario Institute of TechnologyOshawaCanada
  3. 3.Ericsson Canada Inc.MississaugaCanada

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