Document Archiving, Replication and Migration Container for Mobile Web Users [article]

P. Stanski, S. Giles, A. Zaslavsky
1998 arXiv   pre-print
With the increasing use of mobile workstations for a wide variety of tasks and associated information needs, and with many variations of available networks, access to data becomes a prime consideration. This paper discusses issues of workstation mobility and proposes a solution wherein the data structures are accessed in an encapsulated form - through the Portable File System (PFS) wrapper. The paper discusses an implementation of the Portable File System, highlighting the architecture and
more » ... nting upon performance of an experimental system. Although investigations have been focused upon mobile access of WWW documents, this technique could be applied to any mobile data access situation.
arXiv:cs/9809036v1 fatcat:whuhnlf4nraprnhxvkjkkkwceu