MSRG Publication:: Disconnected Operations in Publish/Subscribe

Disconnected Operations in Publish/Subscribe

Ioana Burcea, Hans-Arno Jacobsen, Eyal DeLara, Vinod Muthusamy, and Milenko Petrovic.

In IEEE Mobile Data Management Conference (MDM), pages 39-50, Berkeley, CA, January 2004.
Acceptance rate: 25%.

Abstract

The decoupling of producers and consumers in time and space in the publish/subscribe paradigm lends itself well to the support of mobile users who roam about the environment and have intermittent network connectivity. This paper identifies the factors that affect the performance of a distributed publish/subscribe architecture supporting mobility; formalizes mobility algorithms for distributed publish/ subscribe systems and develops and evaluates optimizations that reduce the costs associated with supporting mobility in publish/subscribe systems. In our analysis, we focus on the unicast traffic generated to support mobile users, as opposed to the regular multicast traffic used for event dissemination to stationary clients. We find that the network capacity must be doubled to handle the extra load of just 10% of mobile users.

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