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MANSCI
2010
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8 years 4 months ago
Contracting for Infrequent Restoration and Recovery of Mission-Critical Systems
Firms that rely on functioning mission-critical equipment for their businesses cannot a¤ord signi…cant operational downtime due to system disruptions. To minimize the impact of...
Sang-Hyun Kim, Morris A. Cohen, Serguei Netessine,...
JNW
2010
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8 years 4 months ago
An Incentive Mechanism for Tree-based Live Media Streaming Service
Abstract— Tree-based structure is widely used in peer-topeer streaming service and is the fundamental of many other structures, but it suffers a lot from the existence of free-ri...
Shuang Yang, Xin Wang
INFOCOM
2010
IEEE
8 years 4 months ago
Stimulating Cooperation in Multi-hop Wireless Networks Using Cheating Detection System
— In multi-hop wireless networks, the mobile nodes usually act as routers to relay packets generated from other nodes. However, selfish nodes do not cooperate but make use of the...
Mohamed Elsalih Mahmoud, Xuemin Shen
TPDS
2008
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8 years 5 months ago
Free-Riding on BitTorrent-Like Peer-to-Peer File Sharing Systems: Modeling Analysis and Improvement
BitTorrent has emerged as a very popular peer-to-peer file sharing system, which uses an embedded set of incentive mechanisms to encourage contribution and prevent free-riding. How...
Minglu Li, Jiadi Yu, Jie Wu
ATAL
2008
Springer
8 years 8 months ago
Do humans identify efficient strategies in structured peer-to-peer systems?
In the last years, distributed coordinator-free systems, e.g., peerto-peer systems (P2P systems), have attracted much interest among researchers and practitioners. In these system...
Stephan Schosser, Klemens Böhm, Bodo Vogt
PERCOM
2010
ACM
8 years 10 months ago
Sell your experiences: a market mechanism based incentive for participatory sensing
—This paper studies economic models of user participation incentive in participatory sensing applications. User participation is the most important element in participatory sensi...
Juong-Sik Lee, Baik Hoh
IFIP
2003
Springer
8 years 11 months ago
Equilibrium Analysis of Packet Forwarding Strategies in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks - The Static Case
In multi-hop wireless networks, every node is expected to forward packets for the benefit of other nodes. Yet, if each node is its own authority, then it may selfishly deny packe...
Márk Félegyházi, Levente Butt...
ICNP
2005
IEEE
8 years 12 months ago
Incentives to Promote Availability in Peer-to-Peer Anonymity Systems
Peer-to-peer (P2P) anonymous communication systems are vulnerable to free-riders, peers that use the system while providing little or no service to others and whose presence limit...
Daniel R. Figueiredo, Jonathan K. Shapiro, Donald ...
ATAL
2007
Springer
9 years 15 days ago
An incentive mechanism for message relaying in unstructured peer-to-peer systems
Distributed message relaying is an important function of a peer-topeer system to discover service providers. Existing search protocols in unstructured peer-to-peer systems either ...
Cuihong Li, Bin Yu, Katia P. Sycara
HICSS
2007
IEEE
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9 years 19 days ago
A System Dynamics Approach to Study Virtual Communities
In recent years, extensive studies of many interesting aspects of virtual community dynamics promoted a better understanding of this area. One of the most challenging problems fac...
Yan Mao, Julita Vassileva, Winfried K. Grassmann
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