routing

Temporal connectivity of vehicular networks: The power of store-carry-and-forward

Store-carry-and-forward is extensively used in vehicular environments for many and varied purposes, including routing, disseminating, downloading, uploading, or offloading delay-tolerant content. The performance gain of store-carry-and-forward over …

VANET-Based optimization of infotainment and traffic efficiency vehicular services

The design, standardization and future deployment of vehicular communications systems have been driven so far by safety applications. There are two more aspects of the vehicular networking that have increased their importance in the last years: …

VANET-Based optimization of infotainment and traffic efficiency vehicular services

The design, standardization and future deployment of vehicular communications systems have been driven so far by safety applications. There are two more aspects of the vehicular networking that have increased their importance in the last years: …

Seamless internet 3G and opportunistic WLAN vehicular connectivity

Most of the cellular network operators are nowadays striving to solve the problem caused by the increasing demand of mobile data users. In the near future, vehicles will be equipped not only with cellular connectivity, but also with dedicated …

Performance evaluation of a tree-based routing and address autoconfiguration for vehicle-to-Internet communications

Vehicular ad hoc networks have proven to be quite useful for broadcast alike communications between nearby cars, but can also be used to provide Internet connectivity from vehicles. In order to do so, vehicle-to-Internet routing and IP address …

Optimized IPv6 Internet access from vehicles in multi-hop and heterogeneous environments

In order to provide efficient Internet connectivity from vehicles, three fundamental functionalities are needed: IP address autoconfiguration, enhanced routing and mobility support. This extended abstract provides a brief view of the work done so far …

TREBOL: Tree-Based Routing and Address Autoconfiguration for Vehicle-to-Internet Communications

Efficient vehicle-to-internet routing and address autoconfiguration are two of the missing pieces required to provide Internet connectivity from vehicles. Here, we propose TREBOL, a tree-based and configurable protocol which benefits from the …