Special Issue "Security for Next Generation Wireless and Decentralized Systems"
A special issue of Future Internet (ISSN 1999-5903).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 January 2010)
Mr. André Koenig
Multimedia Communications Lab (KOM), Technical University of Darmstadt, Merckstr. 25, 64283 Darmstadt, Germany
Interests: Security & Trust, Communication Services
Prof. Dr. Ralf Steinmetz
Head, Multimedia Communications Lab (KOM), Technical University of Darmstadt, Merckstr. 25, 64283 Darmstadt, Germany
Interests: networked multimedia issues, seamless multimedia communications, network dependability and security, quality of service, content distribution networks, context aware communications, media semantics, mobility, Internet telephony, telemedia learning
Evolving communication paradigms such as mobile ad hoc, mesh, and sensor networks as well as peer-to-peer applications demand for novel security solutions. Due to the changed characteristics compared to today's networks, these systems are beyond the protection of (most of) today's security mechanisms. New approaches that are able to handle the challenging conditions have to be developed. In this process, the mutual influence of security and quality of service/experience has to be considered as an integral element. This way, coexistence of security and performance can be achieved in order to further catalyze the evolution.
Future Internet 2010, 2(3), 212-237; doi:10.3390/fi2030212
Received: 21 June 2010; in revised form: 20 July 2010 / Accepted: 23 July 2010 / Published: 29 July 2010| Download PDF Full-text (285 KB)
Future Internet 2010, 2(3), 190-211; doi:10.3390/fi2030190
Received: 6 March 2010; in revised form: 3 June 2010 / Accepted: 16 July 2010 / Published: 28 July 2010| Download PDF Full-text (158 KB)
Article: Survey on Wireless Sensor Network Technologies for Industrial Automation: The Security and Quality of Service Perspectives
Future Internet 2010, 2(2), 96-125; doi:10.3390/fi2020096
Received: 30 January 2010; in revised form: 19 March 2010 / Accepted: 24 March 2010 / Published: 8 April 2010| Download PDF Full-text (965 KB)
Communication: Selective Redundancy Removal: A Framework for Data Hiding
Future Internet 2010, 2(1), 30-40; doi:10.3390/fi2010030
Received: 30 November 2009; in revised form: 4 February 2010 / Accepted: 10 February 2010 / Published: 15 February 2010| Download PDF Full-text (85 KB)
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