Exploring Micro-Objects In Wireless Sensor Networks

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has title::Exploring Micro-Objects In Wireless Sensor Networks
status: finished
Master: project within::Parallel and Distributed Computer Systems
Student name: student name::Matthew Dobson
number: student number::1637479
Dates
Start start date:=2008/05/01
End end date:=2008/11/01
Supervision
Supervisor: Maarten van Steen
Second reader: has second reader::Spyros Voulgaris
Poster: has poster::Media:Media:Posternaam.pdf

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Abstract

In this project, we explore the practicality of a distributed messaging middleware called MicroObjects in the setting of wireless sensor networks. Our system, known as TinyMO, is capable of rapidly distributing data throughout a sensor network with minimal hints from the application layer, increasing the usability and reliability of these networks. We test our system across a wide-range of simulated network deployments and condi- tions and find that the MicroObject model is indeed applicable to sensor networks and may be an interesting area of further research.