By broad consensus, Open Data presents great value. However, beyond that simple statement, there are a number of complex, and sometimes contentious, issues that the science community must address. In this review, we examine the current state of the core issues of Open Data with the unique perspective and use...
This project aims to study the performance of Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Protocol implemented in JAVA for web applications. Secure Sockets Layer protocol allows client/server applications to communicate in a way that is designed to prevent eavesdropping, tampering, or message forgery. In particular, this project focuses on an implementation of...
This dissertation investigates the use of a hardware mechanism called Eager Data Transfer
(EDT) for achieving the reduction of communication latency for user-level network
protocol. To reach the goal, the dissertation addresses the following research issues.
First, the development of a communication system performance evaluation tool
called Linux/SimOS is presented....
In this thesis, novel solutions are proposed for key management issues in
mobile ad hoc networks.
Presented Hierarchical Binary Tree (HBT) based model is distributed, self-organizing,
scalable and does not employ online key distribution authority or group
manager. Two different group authentication and group key establishment protocols
are proposed for...
This thesis discusses an approach whereby
Microsoft's MS OS/2 is provided with a means of running
the Department of Defense's Transmission Control
Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP).
This is done by developing a Packet Protocol Device
Driver. This device driver complies with the Packet
Driver Specification from FTP Software Inc. and with...