Wireless Mesh Networks : Design, Opportunities and Challenges

Authors(2) :-N. N. Krishnaveni, Dr. K. Chitra

Wireless mesh networks (WMNs) have recently evoked much research attention as a novel technology for last-mile broadband Internet access. It provides wireless local area network coverage and network connectivity for stationary or mobile hosts at low costs both for network operators and customers. The core technology involves a network of wireless routers relaying each other’s packets in a multihop fashion. Many variations on targeted applications and implementation choices offer different opportunities to emerging companies in this emerging area. In this article, we will present an introduction to wireless mesh networks, architecture of WMNs and present both the benefits enabled by this technology and the main hurdles that have to overcome.

Authors and Affiliations

N. N. Krishnaveni
Department of Computer Science Research Scholar Bharathiar University Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Dr. K. Chitra
Asst. Professor, Department of Computer Science, Govt. Arts College, Melur, Madura, Tamil Nadu, India

Wireless Mesh Networks, Architecture, Multihop

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 3 | March-April 2018
Date of Publication : 2018-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 47-57
Manuscript Number : CSEIT183319
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

Cite This Article :

N. N. Krishnaveni, Dr. K. Chitra, "Wireless Mesh Networks : Design, Opportunities and Challenges", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 3, Issue 3, pp.47-57, March-April-2018.
Journal URL : http://ijsrcseit.com/CSEIT183319

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