Technologies for Real-Time Interactive Multimedia Communications.- Monitoring, Management and Configuration of Networks and Networking Devices.- Data Acquisition and Aggregation in Sensor Networks.- Grid Structures for Distributed Cooperative Laboratories.- Architectures and Techniques for Tele-Measurements.- Virtual Immersive Communications and Distance Learning.
PThis book is devoted to the investigation of the main issues related to the sustainable realization of tele-laboratories, where real and virtual instrumentation can be shared and used in a collaborative environment. The book contains peer reviewed chapters and each presents a self-contained treatment within a framework providing an up-to-date picture of the state-of-the-art and of the most recent developments of this multi-faceted topic./P
Investigates the compelling issues surrounding the sustainable realization of tele-laboratories
Discusses the implementation of shared real and virtual tools and instrumentation
Includes the convergence of many different technological aspects which makes the book a truly interdisciplinary text