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Handbook of Research on Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments: Trends and Perspectives
Inter-process communication. Mechanisms to permit communication among different processes on a system.
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System Support for Smart Spaces
Francisco J. Ballestero (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain), Enrique Soriano (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain), and Gorka Guardiola (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-61692-857-5.ch010
There are some important requirements to build effective smart spaces, like human aspects, sensing, activity recognition, context awareness, etc. However, all of them require adequate system support to build systems that work in practice. In this chapter, we discuss system level support services that are necessary to build working smart spaces. We also include a full discussion of system abstractions for pervasive computing taking in account naming, protection, modularity, communication, and programmability issues.
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In computer science Instruction Per Cycle is the average number of instructions executed for each clock cycle.
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