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2015 IEEE 29th International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA) (2015)
Gwangiu, South Korea
March 24, 2015 to March 27, 2015
ISSN: 1550-445X
ISBN: 978-1-4799-7904-2
pp: 626-633
ABSTRACT
Development of cloud computing and mobile wireless technologies has given rise to mobile cloud computing (MCC). The limitations of battery capacity and computing capability of mobile devices can be alleviated by offloading some tasks from mobile devices to the cloud. In this paper, we focus on the computation offloading problem in mobile cloud computing. In particular, for a given set of computational components which constitute a mobile application, we attempt to decide which components should be offloaded to the cloud such that the application can be completed at the minimal execution cost. We formulate the mobile computation offloading problem as an optimization problem. Then we propose two optimal offloading algorithms to solve the problem. The efficiency of the proposed algorithms is evaluated using numerical experiments.
INDEX TERMS
Mobile communication, Mobile handsets, Cloud computing, Mobile computing, Computer architecture, Wireless communication, Servers
CITATION

Y. Tao, Y. Zhang and Y. Ji, "Efficient Computation Offloading Strategies for Mobile Cloud Computing," 2015 IEEE 29th International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA), Gwangiu, South Korea, 2015, pp. 626-633.
doi:10.1109/AINA.2015.246
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