×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Mobile Agents in Networking and Distributed Computing / Edition 1
     

Mobile Agents in Networking and Distributed Computing / Edition 1

by Jiannong Cao
 

See All Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 047175160X

ISBN-13: 9780471751601

Pub. Date: 07/31/2012

Publisher: Wiley

The book focuses on mobile agents, which are computer programs that can autonomously migrate between network sites. This text introduces the concepts and principles of mobile agents, provides an overview of mobile agent technology, and focuses on applications in networking and distributed computing.

Overview

The book focuses on mobile agents, which are computer programs that can autonomously migrate between network sites. This text introduces the concepts and principles of mobile agents, provides an overview of mobile agent technology, and focuses on applications in networking and distributed computing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471751601
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/31/2012
Series:
Wiley Series in Agent Technology Series , #3
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.30(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

FOREWORD ix

PREFACE xi

CONTRIBUTORS xiii

PART I INTRODUCTION 1

1 Mobile Agents and Applications in Networking and Distributed Computing 3

PART II PRINCIPLES OF APPLYING MOBILE AGENTS 17

2 Mobile Agent Communications 19

3 Distributed Security Algorithms for Mobile Agents 41

4 Mobile Agent Coordination 71

5 Cooperating Mobile Agents 93

PART III MOBILE AGENT BASED TECHNIQUES AND APPLICATIONS 127

6 Network Routing 129

7 Resource and Service Discovery 161

8 Distributed Control 189

9 Distributed Databases and Transaction Processing 219

10 Mobile Agents in Mobile and Wireless Computing 243

PART IV DESIGN AND EVALUATION 263

11 Naplet: Microkernel and Pluggable Design of Mobile Agent Systems 265

12 Performance Evaluation of Mobile Agent Platforms and Comparison with Client–Server Technologies 299

Index 323

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews