User Access Management Based on Network Pricing for Social Network Applications
AbstractSocial applications play a very important role in people’s lives, as users communicate with each other through social networks on a daily basis. This presents a challenge: How does one receive high-quality service from social networks at a low cost? Users can access different kinds of wireless networks from various locations. This paper proposes a user access management strategy based on network pricing such that networks can increase its income and improve service quality. Firstly, network price is treated as an optimizing access parameter, and an unascertained membership algorithm is used to make pricing decisions. Secondly, network price is adjusted dynamically in real time according to network load. Finally, selecting a network is managed and controlled in terms of the market economy. Simulation results show that the proposed scheme can effectively balance network load, reduce network congestion, improve the user's quality of service (QoS) requirements, and increase the network’s income. View Full-Text
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Lin, F.; Pang, Z.; Ma, X.; Gu, Q. User Access Management Based on Network Pricing for Social Network Applications. Sensors 2018, 18, 664.
Lin F, Pang Z, Ma X, Gu Q. User Access Management Based on Network Pricing for Social Network Applications. Sensors. 2018; 18(2):664.Chicago/Turabian Style
Lin, Fuhong; Pang, Zhibo; Ma, Xingmin; Gu, Qing. 2018. "User Access Management Based on Network Pricing for Social Network Applications." Sensors 18, no. 2: 664.
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