Recent advances in networking, handheld computing and sensor technologies have driven forward research towards the realisation of Mark Weiser’s dream of calm and ubiquitous computing (variously called pervasive computing, ambient computing, active spaces, the disappearing computer or context-aware computing). In turn, this has led to the emergence of smart environments as one significant facet of research in this domain.
|Title of host publication||Smart Environments: Technology, Protocols and Applications|
|Editors||Diane Cook, Sajal Kumar Das|
|Place of Publication||United States|
|Number of pages||21|
|ISBN (Print)||9780471544487, 9780471686583|
|Publication status||Published - 2005|