Location Based Services [chapter]

Ioannis Priggouris, Stathes Hadjiefthymiades, Giannis Marias
2006 Emerging Wireless Multimedia  
Location Management (LM) has become a diverse and broad field for research, and Location Based Services (LBS) are the "Application Layer" of LM. Research areas for LM include LM in Wireless Networks, Ad-hoc networks, WiFi, 802.15, WiMax, and mostly; cellular networks. The integration of IP (especially IPv6) into LM is the hottest topic of today. This survey paper tends to introduce the reader to the latest research on LM in Wireless Data Networks and explore the various technologies under
more » ... ologies under research and construction.
doi:10.1002/0470021519.ch14 fatcat:dgixfu2a2nee5hwolgyiur5bhq