Content Distribution For Mobile Internet: A Cloud-based Approach by Zhenhua LiContent Distribution For Mobile Internet: A Cloud-based Approach by Zhenhua Li

Content Distribution For Mobile Internet: A Cloud-based Approach

byZhenhua Li, Yafei Dai, Guihai Chen

Paperback | June 7, 2018

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This book investigates the cloud-based techniques of content distribution mainly for mobile Internet. It starts with hot topics such as cellular traffic optimization and video content delivery. By integrating the cloud scheme, it further tackles issues of traffic-saving, energy-efficient, high-speed, and delay-tolerant content delivery with regard to mobile Internet. It covers both theoretical algorithms and their real-world system implementations. In particular, various well-known cloud platforms such as Baidu Traffic Guard, Tencent QQXuanfeng, Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive, and Dropbox are elaborated respectively in the book. Lastly, it includes an educational and experimental cloud computing platform allowing public access, which benefits researchers, practitioners, and developers in the field of cloud computing/storage and mobile Internet. Throughout the book there are helpful and practical tips on setting up cloud systems that readers can easily follow.

Zhenhua Li has been an assistant professor at present and a post-doc researcher in School of Software at Tsinghua University since 2013. He obtained the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Peking University in 2013. He visited the University of Minnesota, Tencent Research, and Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2011, 2010, and 2007,...
Title:Content Distribution For Mobile Internet: A Cloud-based ApproachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:231 pagesPublished:June 7, 2018Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9811093601

ISBN - 13:9789811093609


Table of Contents

Part I Get Started.- 1 Background and Overview.- Part II Cloud-based Cellular Traffic Optimization.- 2 Cross-Application Cellular Traffic Optimization.- Part III Cloud-based Mobile Video Distribution.- 3 Cloud Downloading for Unpopular Videos.- 4 Cloud Transcoding for Mobile Devices.- 5 Offline Downloading: A Comparative Study.- Part IV Cloud-assisted P2P Content Distribution.- 6 Cloud Tracking or Open-P2SP.- 7 Cloud Bandwidth Scheduling.- Part V Cloud Storage-oriented Content Distribution.- 8 Towards Network-level Efficiency for Cloud Storage Services.- 9 Efficient Batched Synchronization for Cloud Storage Services.- Part VI Last Thoughts.- 10 Research Summary and Future Work.