Cache Invalidation in a Mobile Environment
S. Lim (Monash University, Australia)
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DOI: 10.4018/978-1-59904-002-8.ch018|Cite Chapter
In this article, we describe the use of caching that allows coping with the characteristics of the mobile environment. We concentrate particularly on cache invalidation strategy, which is basically a type of caching strategy that is used to ensure that the data items that are cached in the mobile client are consistent in comparison to the ones that are stored on the server.