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Performance Evaluation of Information Gathering from Edge Devices in a Complex of Smart Buildings

Florin Lăcătușu, Anca Daniela Ionita, Marian Lăcătușu, Adriana Olteanu
2022 Sensors  
Based on an interpretation of the results, we developed recommendations for five real-world configurations, and we present the design choices adopted in our development for a complex of smart buildings  ...  However, the dilemma of centralization versus decentralization, in terms of gathering information and making the right decisions based on it, remains.  ...  Informed Consent Statement: Not applicable. Data Availability Statement: Not applicable. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest. Sensors 2022, 22, 1002  ... 
doi:10.3390/s22031002 pmid:35161745 pmcid:PMC8838296 fatcat:it7pnm4xpzfwbhmzh2ncdgyaha

Introducing the Architecture of FASTER: A Digital Ecosystem for First Responder Teams

Evangelos Katsadouros, Dimitrios G. Kogias, Charalampos Z. Patrikakis, Gabriele Giunta, Anastasios Dimou, Petros Daras
2022 Information  
Thus, it is important to provide them with technology that will maximize their performance and their safety on the field of action.  ...  It is a system that meets the requirements of the consortium members but also fills all the gaps that IFARFI has pointed out and consists of mechanisms and tools for data communication, data analysis,  ...  Acknowledgments: The work presented in this paper has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under the FASTER project, grant agreement no. 833507.  ... 
doi:10.3390/info13030115 fatcat:rphwbbzcyfc7lj4zebsie4vim4

Edge Computing, IoT and Social Computing in Smart Energy Scenarios

Inés Sittón-Candanedo, Ricardo S. Alonso, Óscar García, Lilia Muñoz, Sara Rodríguez-González
2019 Sensors  
This work proposes the use of an Edge-IoT platform and a Social Computing framework to build a system aimed to smart energy efficiency in a public building scenario.  ...  In this scenario sensors, actuators and smart devices interact to generate a large volume of data associated with energy consumption.  ...  In this context, CAFCLA has been integrated with an Edge Computing architecture, with the aim of conducting a case study in a public building and evaluating its performance.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s19153353 fatcat:yqsgcf5ravfhddh6ieufhmkqlq

Flexible Intelligent Exit Sign Management of Cloud-Connected Buildings

Minwoo Lee, Vinayagam Mariappan, Junghoon Lee, Juphil Cho, Jaesang Cha
2017 The International Journal of Advanced Culture Technology  
It is a responsibility of the building facility management to ensure that a proven evacuation plan in place to cover various worst scenario to handled automatically inside the facility.  ...  In the previous researches shows that the performance of optimal routing algorithms for evacuation purposes are more sensitive to the initial distribution of evacuees, the occupancy levels, and the type  ...  Emulated Emergency Exit Sign End Device The cloud server gather the environmental information from emergency exit sign end device and user smart device.  ... 
doi:10.17703/ijact.2017.5.1.58 fatcat:joxw67miznhvhpyohxubhsanpe

Multi-Drone Edge Intelligence and SAR Smart Wearable Devices for Emergency Communication

Saeed Hamood Alsamhi, Faris A. Almalki, Hatem AL-Dois, Alexey V. Shvetsov, Mohammad Samar Ansari, Ammar Hawbani, Sachin Kumar Gupta, Brian Lee, Stefan Panic
2021 Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing  
In this paper, we focus on the network performance for efficient collaboration of drone edge intelligence and smart wearable devices for disaster management.  ...  , provide real-time information about the emergency, and gather data from areas that are impossible for humans to reach.  ...  Acknowledgments This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No. 847577 and a research grant  ... 
doi:10.1155/2021/6710074 fatcat:x42c4p5tfvbalk46svqtsrj2pa

An Approach to Share Self-Taught Knowledge between Home IoT Devices at the Edge

Ingook Jang, Donghun Lee, Jinchul Choi, Youngsung Son
2019 Sensors  
To demonstrate the feasibility of the proposed concept, we examine a smart home case study and build a prototype of the KoT framework-based smart home system.  ...  In this paper, we propose a Knowledge of Things (KoT) framework which enables sharing self-taught knowledge between IoT devices which require similar or identical knowledge without help from the cloud.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The author declares no conflict of interest. Sensors 2019, 19, 833  ... 
doi:10.3390/s19040833 fatcat:toe6kpp5wzelrnjcs7xjkiiwhe

A Survey of Benchmarks to Evaluate Data Analytics for Smart-* Applications [article]

Athanasios Kiatipis, Alvaro Brandon, Rizkallah Touma, Pierre Matri, Michal Zasadzinski, Linh Thuy Nhuyen, Adrien Lebre, Alexandru Costan
2019 arXiv   pre-print
They enable measuring, inferring, understanding and acting upon a wide variety of indicators, in fields ranging from agriculture to healthcare or to complex urban environments.  ...  Afterwards, for each of these requirements, there is a description of the benchmarks one can use to precisely evaluate the performance of the underlying systems and technologies.  ...  This work is part of the "BigStorage: Storage-based Convergence between HPC and Cloud to handle Big Data" project, H2020-MSCA-ITN-2014-642963, funded by the European Commission within the Marie Skłodowska-Curie  ... 
arXiv:1910.02004v1 fatcat:l2bghlqczffspfzbfnx222gdvy

Context-based Reasoning through Fuzzy Logic for Edge Intelligence

Ramin Firouzi, Rahim Rahmani, Theo Kanter
2021 Journal of Ubiquitous Systems and Pervasive Networks  
The complexity of the context reasoning process can be scattered across several edge nodes that are physically placed at the source of the qualitative information by moving the processing and knowledge  ...  A simulated smart home scenario has been done to prove the plausibility of the low-level intelligence concerning reducing latency and more accurate prediction through learning experiences at the edge.  ...  part of burden from cloud to the edge. • an implementation of IoT gateway regarding the lowlevel intelligence in the architecture to demonstrate its performance in the smart home scenario; our results  ... 
doi:10.5383/juspn.15.01.003 fatcat:dbj35omwczbnxojplc4hs2gi6i

IOT AND THE CLOUD: THE FUTURE OF A DIGITAL SOCIETY

Logica BANICA, Magdalena RADULESCU, Cristian STEFAN
2018 Buletin ştiinţific: Universitatea din Piteşti. Seria Ştiinţe Economice  
For building an IoT Cloud platform we proposed a three-layered model and we emphasized the functions of the Fog/Edge and Cloud Application levels, leveraging on Cloud Computing.  ...  The integration of Cloud Computing into Internet-of-Things (IoT) could solving heterogeneity problems with its devices, protocols and technologies.  ...  applied to all the systems within a building, in order to optimize their functioning performance • developing "smart cities", by supporting citizens to get real-time information about public services  ... 
doaj:ef01aa2fa07f44789b8acd553abb22c4 fatcat:z42wtiyhd5ec5at5pgskutofnu

Fog Computing-Based IoT for Health Monitoring System

Anand Paul, Hameed Pinjari, Won-Hwa Hong, Hyun Cheol Seo, Seungmin Rho
2018 Journal of Sensors  
The amount of data that are gathered from various sensors is numerous.  ...  Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) are widely used in the area of health informatics. Wireless and wearable sensors have become prevalent devices to monitor patients at risk for chronic diseases.  ...  This study was also supported by the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF) funded by the Korean government (MSIP) (NRF-2016R1A2A1A05005459).  ... 
doi:10.1155/2018/1386470 fatcat:jjcjhyubjfff7e7477igegu6kq

A review on orchestration distributed systems for IoT smart services in fog computing

Nor Syazwani Mohd Pakhrudin, Murizah Kassim, Azlina Idris
2021 International Journal of Power Electronics and Drive Systems (IJPEDS)  
This paper provides a review of orchestration distributed systems for IoT smart services in fog computing.  ...  The cloud infrastructure alone cannot handle the flow of information with the abundance of data, devices and interactions. Thus, fog computing becomes a new paradigm to overcome the problem.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Authors would like to thank Research Management Centre (RMC), Universiti Teknologi MARA, UiTM Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia for the support funding grant in publishing this paper.  ... 
doi:10.11591/ijece.v11i2.pp1812-1822 fatcat:hxdjhi6ptvgkfi5ft7efycyyca

FOG computing and its various uses in different applications

Chandra Sekhar Maganty, Kothamasu Kiran Kumar
2018 International Journal of Engineering & Technology  
This paper is a review on Fog Computing, differences in edge and fog computing, use cases of fog and the architecture.  ...  To come out of this issue a new era computing model is introduced called Fog Computing. This new computing model can transfer fragile data without any delay to other devices in the network.  ...  Fog computing Edge devices and sensors are the ones where data is generated and gathered, they don't have eligibility to evaluate and check the progress and to undertake machine learning techniques.  ... 
doi:10.14419/ijet.v7i2.7.10712 fatcat:k3uh5qlzhjgkblt4mbysrdmfey

Enabling the Industrial Internet of Things to Cloud Continuum in a Real City Environment

Fábio Henrique Cabrini, Filippo Valiante Valiante Filho, Pedro Rito, Albérico Barros Barros Filho, Susana Sargento, Augusto Venâncio Venâncio Neto, Sergio Takeo Kofuji
2021 Sensors  
We tested device-to-device communication across edge and core layers and also interconnected the infrastructure with one in São Paulo, Brazil, replicating the use of a global industry.  ...  The insertion of industries in the context of smart cities and other smart environments, allied with new communication technologies such as 5G, brings a new horizon of possibilities and new requirements  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s21227707 pmid:34833778 pmcid:PMC8623466 fatcat:xotjuuycvfhmxpxg7qmbopszbi

Edge Intelligence and Internet of Things in Healthcare: A Survey

Syed Umar Amin, M. Shamim Hossain
2020 IEEE Access  
Earlier surveys on smart healthcare systems were centered on cloud and fog computing architectures, security, and authentication, and the types of sensors and devices used in edge computing frameworks.  ...  This study also offers a brief overview of the general usage of IoT solutions in edge platforms for medical treatment and healthcare.  ...  Similarly, edge devices explicitly interact with cloud providers in certain complex dyn1mic situations where a fog level cannot be enforced. IV.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2020.3045115 fatcat:islnklshpzfq5hwnjnbbbdnakm

A proximity-based indoor navigation system tackling the COVID-19 social distancing measures

Maria Fazio, Alina Buzachis, Antonino Galletta, Antonio Celesti, Massimo Villari
2020 2020 IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC)  
From a technical point of view, our solution implements a multi-layer communication infrastructure integrating IoT, Edge and Cloud solutions (see Figure 1 ).  ...  In this paper, we present an efficient and cost-effective indoor navigation system for driving people inside large smart buildings.  ...  We want to express our gratitude to Gianluca Catalfamo, student at the University of Messina, for his valuable support in implementation and field experiments.  ... 
doi:10.1109/iscc50000.2020.9219634 dblp:conf/iscc/FazioBGCV20 fatcat:uxp2ldfh2ncmppuxphgkzqyiu4
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