This book examines research topics in IoT and Cloud and Fog computing. The contributors address major issues and challenges in IoT-based solutions proposed for the Cloud. The authors discuss Cloud smart and energy efficient services in applications such as healthcare, traffic, and farming systems. Targeted readers are from varying disciplines who are interested in designing and deploying the Cloud applications. The book can be helpful to Cloud-based IoT service providers, Cloud-based IoT service consumers, and Cloud service developers in general for getting the state-of-the-art knowledge in the emerging IoT area. The book also provides a strong foundation for researchers to advance further in this domain.
- Presents a variety of research related to IoT and Cloud computing;
- Provides the industry with new and innovative operational ideas;
- Pertinent to academics, researchers, and practitioners around the world.
Fadi Al-Turjman received his Ph.D. in computer science from Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, in 2011. He is a professor at Near East University, Nicosia, Cyprus. Prof. Al-Turjman is a leading authority in the areas of smart/cognitive, wireless, and mobile networks' architectures, protocols, deployments, and performance evaluation. His publication history spans over 250 publications in journals, conferences, patents, books, and book chapters, in addition to numerous keynotes and plenary talks at flagship venues. He has authored/edited more than 25 books about cognition, security, and wireless sensor networks' deployments in smart environments, published by Taylor & Francis and Springer. He has received several recognitions and best papers' awards at top international conferences. He also received the prestigious Best Research Paper Award from Elsevier Computer Communications Journal for the period 2015-2018, in addition to the Top Researcher Award for 2018 at Antalya Bilim University, Turkey. Professor Al-Turjman has led a number of international symposia and workshops in flagship communication society conferences. Currently, he serves as the lead guest editor for several well reputed journals, including the Elsevier Computer Communications (COMCOM), Sustainable Cities & Societies (SCS), IET Wireless Sensor Systems, and the Springer EURASIP and MONET journals.
Introduction.- Cloud Computing Applications, Architectures and Technologies.- Data Routing and Scheduling in Cloud-based IoT.- Security in Cloud-based IoT.- Blockchain in Cloud-based IoT.- UAVs and Image Processing in Cloud-based IoT.- UAVs Placement in Cloud-based IoT.- Energy Monitoring in Cloud-based IoT.- Energy Prediction in Cloud-based IoT.- City Structure Monitoring in Cloud-based IoT.- Smart Parking in Cloud-based IoT.- Simulations and Modeling.- Conclusion.