Chapter 11. QoS Issues in WSN

  1. Mauri Kuorilehto,
  2. Mikko Kohvakka,
  3. Jukka Suhonen,
  4. Panu Hämäläinen,
  5. Marko Hännikäinen and
  6. Timo D. Hämäläinen

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470516805.ch11

Ultra-Low Energy Wireless Sensor Networks in Practice: Theory, Realization and Deployment

Ultra-Low Energy Wireless Sensor Networks in Practice: Theory, Realization and Deployment

How to Cite

Kuorilehto, M., Kohvakka, M., Suhonen, J., Hämäläinen, P., Hännikäinen, M. and Hämäläinen, T. D. (2007) QoS Issues in WSN, in Ultra-Low Energy Wireless Sensor Networks in Practice: Theory, Realization and Deployment, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470516805.ch11

Author Information

  1. Tampere University of Technology, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 14 DEC 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470057865

Online ISBN: 9780470516805

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Keywords:

  • Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM);
  • relative priority marking;
  • life-threatening conditions;
  • worst-case network usage;
  • wired-backbone network;
  • acoustic and imaging sensors;
  • realtime streaming applications;
  • physical sensor and environmental obstacles;
  • redundant sensors;
  • power-save mode

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Traditional QoS

  • Unique Requirements in WSNs

  • Parameters Defining WSN QoS

  • QoS Support in Protocol Layers

  • Summary