Sip2Share - A Middleware for Mobile Peer-to-Peer Computing

Gerardo Canfora, Fabio Melillo


The growing success of mobile devices is enabling a new class of applications that overcome the traditional models of desktop applications and web browsing, and embrace entirely new ways of computing. Service oriented computing and the rapidly growing power of mobile devices are the key ingredients of a new generation of low-cost, lightweight applications where mobile devices are no longer intended as a means to access server-side data and functionality, but as a source of services that other devices can discover and invoke. In this paper we introduce Sip2Share, a middleware that allows for publishing, discovering and invoking services in a peer-to-peer network of Android devices. A characteristics of our middleware is that services are advertised, discovered and called using the same native mechanisms of the Android platform, i.e. intent, manifests and broadcast receivers.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Canfora G. and Melillo F. (2012). Sip2Share - A Middleware for Mobile Peer-to-Peer Computing . In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Software Paradigm Trends - Volume 1: ICSOFT, ISBN 978-989-8565-19-8, pages 445-450. DOI: 10.5220/0004123004450450

in Bibtex Style

author={Gerardo Canfora and Fabio Melillo},
title={Sip2Share - A Middleware for Mobile Peer-to-Peer Computing},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Software Paradigm Trends - Volume 1: ICSOFT,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Software Paradigm Trends - Volume 1: ICSOFT,
TI - Sip2Share - A Middleware for Mobile Peer-to-Peer Computing
SN - 978-989-8565-19-8
AU - Canfora G.
AU - Melillo F.
PY - 2012
SP - 445
EP - 450
DO - 10.5220/0004123004450450